Sanai Robinson-Snyder, 5, and Diego Lamar, 9, work with compost during an afternoon of gardening Saturday in Killeen.
Margaret Tucker, Sanai Robinson-Snyder, 5, Diego Lamar, 9, and Cassandra Robinson look over the garden growing in Tucker's backyard Saturday at her home in Killeen.
Diego Lamar, 9, scoops up fertilizer to use while gardening with Margaret Tucker Saturday at Tucker’s home in Killeen.
Margaret Tucker helps teach Diego Lamar, 9, and Sanai Robinson-Snyder, 5, how to till soil Saturday at her home in Killeen.
Posted: Sunday, September 8, 2013 4:30 am
Posted on Sep 8, 2013
When Margaret Tucker was challenged by some friends at the Green Avenue Farmers Market to grow some food, she rounded up a bunch of kids and had them do it for her.
Tucker created Killeen Young Gardeners, which is a small group that coordinates with Killeen Housing Authority’s youth services to get children out of their homes and into the garden.
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