|“||They passed along the edge of a huge turnip-field, and came to a stout gate. Beyond it a rutted lane ran between low well-laid hedges towards a distant clump of trees. Pippin stopped.
‘I know these fields and this gate!’ he said. ‘This is Bamfurlong, old Farmer Maggot's land. That's his farm away there in the trees.’
–The Fellowship of the Ring, chapter 4, A Shortcut to Mushrooms
Raw turnips only heals 2 (). However, it is possible to cook turnips in a furnace or Hobbit oven and produce roast turnip, which heals 6 (). They can also be sold in pairs to Rohirrim stablemasters for 1 coin.
Food of Middle-earth
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