Prairie Yard & Garden

Octagonal Summer Kitchen

Season 30 Episode 8 | 28m 46s

The summer kitchen was one of the most important buildings on pioneer farms. It was used to can garden produce, bake, and most important of all, prepare meals for large families and harvesting threshing crews. Host, Mary Holm visits with Kathy Olson, who has preserved and restored a very unique and beautiful octagon summer kitchen near Dawson, Minn.

Aired: 03/02/17

Rating: NR

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