After working dawn to dusk with her tireless mother during her childhood, Betty swore she didn’t want a garden as an adult. But when you’ve been raised to work, the joys of fresh produce and self-sufficiency are hard to overlook.
Caring for a full garden can be repetitive and back-breaking work, but it is the work of a life force.
Photo by Deirdre A. Scaggs
“Row by Row: Talking with Kentucky Gardeners” by Katherine J. Black.