the gardens and you may have heard of the program: "Veggies at Work" is on-going
effort to get vegetable gardens to grow at local businesses and non-profits.
The vegetables from the workplace gardens are grown, harvested and then donated
locally. KMXT's Diana Gish has an update on this summer's crop.
Here at KMXT, the vegetables are
plentiful and surprisingly abundant for such a small garden spot. The garden was
planted by volunteer radio host Jim "Cowboy" Cobis who is also one of the
creators of the "Veggies at Work" program.
-- (Veggies 1 :39 "That's
a variety name." )
Cowboy says that the "Veggies at
Work" gardens have provided thousands of portions of fresh vegetables to the
food bank. Not bad for a two-person homegrown project.
-- (Veggies 2 :31 "It's a ....predictable
is a part of gardening and a necessary part of any venture. But not all of the
gardening experiments have worked out the way the "Veggies at Work" duo had
-- (Veggies 3 :47 "We're ....drive them
comes across something that does work he's eager to share it with any Kodiak gardener
or potential gardener who's willing to listen.
there are plenty of challenges to gardening on Kodiak, there is also plenty of
success. And that's the message that Cowboy is eager to share along with all of
-- (Veggies 5 :42 "Gardening....here's a slug.")
I'm Diana Gish.