Advice 1: How to make a drying rack for fish

Drying is perhaps the most popular methods of preserving fish for future use. Dried fish is delicious, a great snack to friendly feast. But for drying you need a special device – dryer. It can be done in several ways.
Fish can be hung on hooks
You will need
  • Board;
  • - long nails;
  • - large bird cage;
  • - a piece of wire or metal rod;
  • metal tank;
  • beams;
  • - nails;
  • - gauze, tulle, or mesh against insects;
  • - a joiner's tool.
The simplest dryer for fish is a wide Board with hammered into her with long nails. The nails pass through the Board and bent hooks. So the dryer could be hung on the balcony, make a couple loops around the edges. This dryer is very fast, but it has a couple of significant drawbacks. You can only use it in the loggia, where the Windows are covered with insect screen, otherwise the entire fish will fly-bitten. To hang the dryer you need at such a height that the cat could not reach out to her.
A small dryer can be made of metal cage. In fact, in this case, even to do nothing is enough to find a piece of thick wire and impose on him a fish. Wire put in the tank so that the fish does not touch the walls. The ends of the wire clamp in the grid cells. Fish can be dried and the hooks attached to the upper rim of the cage. Hang the tank and cover it with gauze or tulle. If there is a cat on top of the dryer it is better to close a wide Board to hairy Amateur fish couldn't reach the gauze.
An excellent dryer get of large bird cages. It is exactly the same as batches, with the only difference that a sufficiently large rectangular cage, you can not hang. Cut several pieces of wire, string on these fish. Wire attach it to the bars of the cage. On top of the dryer cover with a transparent cloth, breathable.
Make stationary the dryer, you'll need a frame, about the same as for the aquarium. The frame can be welded or wood. Welded is better to order. Wood you can put together yourself. Put together two identical frames for the floor and ceiling. The size of the dryer depend on the number of fish you want to process. Instead of the lower frame, you can put the Board, instead of the top – piece of thick plywood.
Connect the floor and ceiling by four identical blocks or wide strips. At the same distance from the floor on opposite sides will prekratite two more rods to hang wire. Cut several pieces of thick wire. String the fish, lay the wire on the cross rails so that the fish do not touch each other. Cover design lightweight fabric.
Useful advice
Dryer on home-made frame can be knocked by a grid from insects, but you need to leave slits on the sides. The mesh in these areas needs to be lapped.

Advice 2: Where to sell the fish

Fish is perishable product. But if after a good fishing catch in the cage was more fish than usual, you should try to sell it. Thus, the fish is not wasted, and can be sold for a certain amount when it is sold.
Where to sell the fish
Offer to buy fresh fish to your neighbors on the porch. Hang in courtyards, where you live, ads that sell urgently fresh or marine fish. Over time, you will have the phone numbers of regular customers, fresh catch, which you will be able to sell surplus fish caught.
Post a free ad to sell fresh fish online at sites, and web Bulletin boards. To this advertisement was published, you need to register on the website and fill out the online form for ads.
Please contact with an offer to buy fish in wholesale markets specializing in the sale of frozen and fresh products. Better if it is a fish base. Maybe as an exception you will be fresh quality fish at a reasonable price in such a wholesale point.
If you are going to often sell fresh fish, register the SP (PE), purchase a license, certificate of sanitary-epidemiological stations and sell their own products in the market or with the assistance of the seller.
Sometimes the fishermen sell the excess fish caught, not far from the place of catch, for example, not good fishermen, which this time was not lucky with the fishing and bring home fish I would like.
Fish caught you can zavyalit in the summer sun, in winter - insulated-ventilated room in the dryer. This product has a better chance of implementation, he is kept longer and lovers of dried fish are easier to find. Dried, stockfish, salted fish, besides for sale at cheaper prices than live or frozen. To resort to this method of fish preservation is possible if the fresh product you have in stock many and sell it for some reason you did not or could not.
Buy or make a smoker for fish. Smoked fish you can sell to the same customers, and with great success.
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