Big Blue 55 gal recycled rain barrel / • Resistant to rust, mold, mildew, and rotting • Brass spigot for hose hook-up or dual overflow • Screen to keep out debris and insects • Food grade barrel • Blue color reduces algae significantly // (Water barrels used for food gardens should also be food grade. -- Deb)
This is our version of a veggie storage container unit based on one we saw a photo of. We used 15 gallon plastic food grade barrels ($5 each from our local Pepsi bottling company) and we modified the framework to bulk it up by using treated 2 x 4's and scrap wood triangles. Cut large openings to load and unload produce with 1" holes drilled evenly over the whole barrel for aeration. This can be used for potatoes, onions, apples, winter squash, etc- but not having onions, potatoes or apples…
The Barrelman Inc. Converts food grade barrels into rain barrels. "Our plant is in Granum, Alberta. Our office is in Calgary, Alberta. You can email us @ email@example.com or call Dirk @ 1-403-969-3786(drum)."
50-Gallon Terra-Cotta Red HDPE Food Grade Rain Barrel