Methods to keep vegetables fresh for a long time – Tamil Health Tips Vegetables have become very costly and it gets stale quickly and in this video we are going to share the methods to keep vegetables fresh. Squeeze lemon in cold water and put the vegetables in it to keep it fresh. You have to store vegetables in boxes or separate box to keep it fresh. Store the tubers and roots to store in open air to keep it fresh. You can cut coconut into small pieces and refrigerate it and take as and when required. Store chilies in fridge after removing the stem. Cut bitter guard lengthwise into two and store it in fridge to prevent ripening. Wash fresh green peas in water and store in a air tight bag to keep it fresh for a long time. Wash curry leaves and cover it in paper after drying it, powder it and your food will be aromatic if you add this powder in your food. To keep lemon and raw banana fresh put it in water. Cut drumstick into two pieces and store it in fridge to keep it fresh. You can store greens by keeping its roots in the water and it will be fresh. Take 500 grams ginger, 300 grams garlic, peel off the skin, grind it and add little salt, store it in fridge and you can use it for a month.