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Root Crop Washer update

There was a lot of response to the root crop washer post!  We have still not completed the DIY plans for a few reasons.  First of all, it turns out that producing plans clear and complete enough to build a … Continue reading

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Root Crop Washer

If a producer needs to wash hundreds of pounds of root crops in the fall, it can be time-consuming and frankly, discouraging.  For market-garden sized operations, a home-made barrel root crop washer is just the thing needed.  We saw one … Continue reading

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Washing Root Crops

David and Bruce went to New Brunswick to learn how Isaac Villeneuve builds his root crop washer.  They brought back one that they helped build and are excited to set it up. This root washer will make washing carrots and … Continue reading

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