Winter Food Buried in the Garden

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Winter Food Buried in the Garden,

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Dig a basin the garden, line with straw, pile up ten to twelve bushels of potatoes, cover with straw and dirt. Towards spring, dig them up to eat. If it got too cold, you could cover the spot with a fodder shock. Bought only sugar and coffee in town.