Ranging Reporter update: Should people invest in community gardens, gardening?
May 25, 2010 at 12:25 a.m.
Ranging Reporter J.R. Ortega was at Ramsey's Restaurant for the last time until July. He will be in Reno, Nev., for a multimedia editing fellowship. Local residents shed light on what they think of community gardening.
A: "I don't have a garden, but you might save some money."
Richard Jones, Victoria, retired from police department/working with DPS' Operation Border Star
A: "I would agree for that. I think it's really good for your health. Especially obesity."
Nadine Littles, Victoria, entrepreneur
A: "Sure thing. Back in World War II, we called them victory gardens. I think everybody should have one."
Ralph Haggerton, Victoria, retired
A: "It helps save you some money. Fresh vegetables are good for you."
C.E. Moulton, Mission Valley, retired