As you plant the seeds for this season’s produce, are you considering how you’re going to keep it all cool in the heat of the summer?
Chris Callahan, UVM Extension Ag Engineer, has been fielding a lot of questions recently about CoolBots(TM), a DIY system for cooling farm products. He compiled his information into a blog post which you can access here– http://blog.uvm.edu/cwcallah/2013/03/20/coolbotstm-inexpensive-cold-storage/.
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