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Postby sovereign1 » Oct 15, 2008 12:33 pm

I've been looking into living a self sustaining life growing my own crops, etc.

Is a hole in the ground good for refrigeration purposes?

If so, how deep and what would it be ideal for?
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Re: Refrigeration

Postby Eeyore » Oct 15, 2008 6:47 pm

Interesting question, it would work for storing root crops in the winter months and for keeping some things cool in the summer. However I don't think you'll find it keeps certain things frozen or at a cold enough temperature to be safe for eating.
You might want to look up some information on "root cellars".
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