Vegetable Storage in Root Cellars
Publication Number: HGA-00331
Author/Sponsor: Michele Hebert
In Alaska, cold winter temperatures and cold soils all year long make root cellars a good method for storing vegetables. Along with a simple blueprint and instructions for building a root cellar, this publication has information on maintaining the proper temperature, humidity and ventilation in your root cellar. There is even a handy chart with storage times and tempertures for some vegetables grown in Alaska.