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Cooking Off the Grid

We have received a grant to buy a rocket stove and solar cooker. These will be available to borrow and keep at your house until the next person needs them. Please add your name to this discussion and when you would like to borrow them. More information coming soon.


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Comment by mdfreeman on November 22, 2012 at 10:45pm
Hey Jill - great to chat at the Cedar Cottage event last weekend. The solar cooker looks interesting and hopefully we can get it out to use at Copley next year.
Comment by Sophie Fung on November 18, 2012 at 9:42pm

Jill, thank you for the Shoestring Solar Cooker! I'm looking forward to when it gets sunnier to try it out. I'll be bringing the cooker to the Main Street Village Vancouver meetings. Perhaps members can take a turn at it and try a different recipe. We could even compile a recipe book filled with dishes that can be made in the solar cooker.

Comment by Jill Whitebear on September 3, 2012 at 8:20pm
The solar ovens and the rocket stoves are in. Please let me know if you would like to borrow one for an event, or for shortmterm use.

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