Last updated: May 26, 2016
Jennifer Barker was the (now retired) Executive Director of the Eastern Oregon Renewable Energies Association Nonprofit, and the organizer of SolWest Fair in John Day, Oregon. She is the author of The Morning Hill Solar Cookery Book, Morning Hill Cookbook, and Solar Poetry from SolWest Fair. She has been cooking with the sun since 1992.
News and recent developments
- Fall 2015: SolWest Fair is now being hosted by Oregon Rural Action. It is held each June in La Grande, Oregon, and includes a solar cookery class and demonstration. SolWest is a three-day, annual education-oriented regional event. Business vendors will reach an educated crowd interested in renewable energy and sustainable lifestyles. Homeowners will take the message home and apply it in their lives. For more details, check out their website at http://www.solwest.org.
- Jennifer's Solar Cookery Page offers a Philosophy of Cooking, links to web pages, articles and media, and an order form for The Morning Hill Solar Cookery Book.
- SolWest Renewable Energy Fair, a renewable energy event held each June in La Grande, Oregon with over 30 workshops on renewable energy topics (including solar cooking).
- July 2003: Jennifer Barker is interviewed on The Splendid Table on NPR
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