Top Winter Squash Varieties for the Self-Sufficient Garden

A truly self-sufficient garden includes plenty of storage crops, such as a few types of winter squash. Discover some new winter squash varieties based on reader and expert recommendations, plus learn how to combat common squash pests.

Thelma Sanders Acorn Squash
Heirloom 'Thelma Sanders' acorn squash stores better than most other acorn varieties.
Photo by Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Co.