By Lexi Mitchell
Intern 

Community garden established in GR

 

Lexi Mitchell

Norri Gunter and Kristy Spalding plan their placement of plants before digging in Saturday at the Wild Sage Garden.

Jennifer Edelmayer's lifelong dream to bring a community garden to Green River is coming true.

The Wild Sage Garden will be a community-based garden open to everyone. The Edelmayer family donated acreage for the community garden which is located west of the city in Jamestown.

"Everybody loves food," Edelmayer said.

She wanted to bring more awareness to the community about gaining access to healthier foods through agriculture. This year, they are using hay bales as their planters. Each hay bale is $20. It will then be soaked in a fertilizer for two weeks and prepared for planting. Edelmayer...



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