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6 Low-Budget DIY Root Cellar Ideas With Free Plans

6 Low-Budget DIY Root Cellar Ideas With Free Plans

6 Low-Budget DIY Root Cellar Ideas With Free Plans

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By paying close attention to the crop varieties you choose, your timing for harvest and the best storage conditions for each type of fruit or vegetable, you’ll be able to enjoy the taste of summer well into winter with the help of a root cellar.

The idea of root cellars has been around for centuries as a very effective way to store fruits and vegetables without refrigeration. The key is using the natural insulation of the earth as you construct your cellar below ground. There are lots of ways to construct a root cellar but this post focuses on some of the best for your budget. Get some great ideas at yourfamilyark.org here…

6 Low-Budget DIY Root Cellar Ideas With Free Plans

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