Build your own root cellar using an old refrigerator
Storing your harvest is a great way to deal with gluts and months when little is growing. There are many ways to store your vegetables, but the right space and storage can sometimes be a problem. Running out of storage for your produce? If you harvest an abundant amount of root vegetables like p ...
How Much to Plant for a Year's Supply of Food - The Seasonal Homestead
When I set the goal to eat only the veggies from my garden for a whole year, I had one big problem. I had no idea how many plants we needed to grow for a years worth of food! Since I grow for six people in a 3500 square foot garden with some space allocated for fruits, my amounts needed to be precise.
How To Store Fresh Vegetables For Months … Without A Refrigerator - Off The Grid News
If gardeners find spring and summer to be about growing food, they find fall and winter to be more about storing food. The fall season brings bountiful harvest from your own garden as well as inexpensive prices from local farmers’ markets. In winter months, prices on produce inevitably rise. So it makes sense to store ...