Victory Gardens for Broome Returns for its Fourth Year
Saturday, May 13th 2023, 5:18 PM EDT
THIS IS THE FOURTH YEAR OF THE CAMPAIGN, WHICH PROVIDES PEOPLE WITH FREE SEED PACKETS FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATE IN GARDENING OR ARE LOOKING TO START GARDENING AT HOME.
THE PACKETS CONTAIN four DIFFERENT MIXED VEGETABLES AND INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO CULTIVATE AND HARVEST THEM.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR BETH ROBERTS SAYS SHE HOPES THE GIVEAWAY WILL CONTINUE TO INSPIRE MORE COMMUNITY MEMBERS TO TRY GARDENING.
"WE hope that our seed giveaway will inspire more in the community residents to try their hand at gardening and discover the joy of growing their own food", says Roberts.
The campaign is run in partnership with assemblywoman donna lupardo and the seeds were purchased by the cce from the page seed company in Greene, ny.