Most everyone agrees there’s nothing quite like the taste of fresh, homegrown produce. But, what if the thought of a backyard garden is harrowing? A group in one community came up with a perfect solution – and the interest is growing as fast as the plants.
This spring marks the second growing season for the Farmington Community Garden. Melanie Montgomery is with the group and says the garden is made up of a “group of residents who have come together to build a garden.”
There are 42 raised beds on the corner of Perrine Road and Boyce Street in Farmington. Each bed measures four feet by eight feet.
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