People Who Plant #1: At Fenway Victory Gardens

Posted by Rochelle
November 10, 2014 | Issue No. 1, People

People who Plant At Fenway Victory Gardens

“I grew up on a farm near Lowell and Billerica. That was a long, long time ago and a completely different environment with planes flying over with chemicals. We go organic now; we have rules about it here…
We had an owl come down over there. It’s not the first time but, uh, it had a mouse and the assumption is that the mouse was poisoned. It’s a whole chain of events. There is no other reason for the owls to come down.“

-Steve

image by Kelly Fitzsimmons

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