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By Carol OMeara
Colorado State University Extension Boulder County 

It takes a village

 
Series: Carol OMeara | Story 7

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The coronavirus didn't cancel this year's gardening season, so socially isolate yourself in the soil this spring.

It takes a village to raise a child. The popular Igbo proverb takes on more meaning today as our entire community is affected by the shuttering of schools, businesses, and stores. Pundits are predicting that we'll see the ripple effect of this echo through our lives for months, with hunger and need for basic necessities likely to increase.

In short, the whole village needs each other. How can gardeners help? Elizabeth Black, member of the Boulder Culinary Gardeners group, sent a thoughtful note out to us all and it's making its way through social media groups.

"It looks like we may be stuck...



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