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Latest Activity: Oct 9, 2011
We moved into a VERY old farmhouse here in the country,and it has a dug earth basement, with stacked stone walls.There are wood tables down there, probably used for storage,and even recesses built…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Delaney. Last reply by Elizabeth Delaney Feb 16, 2011.
Hi folks,I'm looking for advice on how to test the conditions of our new root cellar. Since this is the first year, I don't know what the exact conditions will be (although I will be able to tweak…Continue
Started by Alison F. Last reply by Mark Norton Nov 9, 2010.
We neighbors at White Hawk did an apple storage experiment this past fall/winter/spring on storing apples overwinter. Three families participated and each buried two 12-gallon aluminum trash cans…Continue
Started by Laura Woinoski. Last reply by Gail Blake Jun 22, 2010.
Hi all! An apple storage question.We are going to be experimenting with burying aluminum garbage cans (one 10 gal and one 6 gal) of apples in the ground to store them into the winter.Looking for…Continue
Started by Laura Woinoski. Last reply by Katie Quinn-Jacobs Oct 27, 2009.