Gallery: Store Your Summer Harvest in a DIY Backyard Root Cellar

By layering apples with straw, you can store them in a buried garbage can through winter. From

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  1. Rachel Meese March 14, 2015 at 1:11 am

    Would a Styrofoam cooler be sufficient for this project? Of course, I realize that Styrofoam is not biodegradable and would need to be removed when we’ve permanently left the house.

  2. Micah Gallant December 26, 2014 at 10:08 pm

    love this idea, here is how i installed mine for carrots:

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