Organization: Science for Society
Due to economic stress on farmers, quarter millions of farmers committed suicide in India. The major reasons attributed are low prices to the commodity and post-harvest losses of food.
Solar conduction dryer is solar powered food dehydrator for rural farmers, to reduce food spoilage and generate additional income through preserved food.
The patented technology, recognized by United Nations is five folds cheaper, works without electricity and returns the investment of farmers in only 100 days.
It helps the farmers to store their produce for one year and doubles the profit.