Victory Gardens: 100 Years Later, Still Important

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Small Home Garden, Victory Garden“Now, gardeners new and old are getting online and on social media to post pictures of freshly tilled backyards, raised garden beds, seeds germinating under grow lights or flocks of chickens. Facebook groups like Victory Garden 2020 or Victory Garden Over COVID-19 are filling up.” –Morning Ag Clips, April 23rd, 2020; Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press

“Victory Gardens” were proposed and promoted 100 years ago to help the World War 1 effort, and has been encouraged throughout the years since. However, victory gardens have seen a reemergence in light of COVID-19. Please check out Morning Ag Clip’s this neat article, “A century later, victory gardens connect Americans” for more information.