Street-wise gardener

Master Gardener Karen Morrison of Albany is on a mission to show families from all walks of life how easy and inexpensive it is to grow fruit and vegetables in small areas, particularly the grassy rights of way between a sidewalk and a city street.

She ought to know, because she’s in her second year of producing food for passersby and for the people in her neighborhood who don’t have gardening experience or think they can’t afford to prepare and plant a garden.

Morrison received permission from the city of Albany before starting her Feed Thy Neighbor project.

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