Since I’ve been planning my garden for several days now, I’m trying to focus on planting loads of crops that can be stored over winter. And, of course, the best way to store them. This method is absolutely brilliant.

The basics: line a bucket with a trash bag, insert topped carrots, cover with peat moss, and close. Bonus instructions for potatoes. There are more detailed instructions at the site, but it really is that easy!

Jerome Stueart: How to Keep Garden Veggies Fresh All Winter: The Pedersen Method