Cabbages that have headed may usually be preserved against injury by frost until the middle of next month, by simply pulling them up and packing them closely in a dry spot in the open field with the heads down and roots up. On approach of cold weather in December they should be covered up with leaves as high as the tops of the roots, or, if the soil is light, it may be thrown over them, if leaves are not convenient.
The cold is sharp and bracing rather than disagreeable, on account of the dryness of the air; and the periods of cold weather are generally of short duration.
Is registered, and on the grass in the cold weather ten degrees of frost are not uncommon.
Similarly, the subsidence of malaria during cold weather and its seasonal prevalence find an adequate explanation in the conditions governing insect life.
All fruit trees should be gone over for borers before cold weather sets in; they also should have been gone over for the same purpose in May and June.
Cabbage, cauliflower and lettuce plants that are in frames should be regularly ventilated by lifting the sash on warm days, and on the approach of very cold weather they should be covered with straw mats or shutters.
Broadly speaking, the northern districts of the province produce principally cold weather crops, such as wheat and grain, and the eastern ones principally rice.
In the cold weather from the right, and then there are no affluents till the Nam Hka comes in on the left.
Cattle sometimes congregate in cold weather around a burning coal seam and enjoy the warmth.
In India farther south in cold weather an overcoat called dagla is worn; this is an anga padded with cotton wool.