The community garden of 88, 880 and the Casitas on Grandview Way.

The First Step

One of our science experiments in grade school involved placing a few mung beans in a container full of moistened cotton. I do not remember the details of the experiment, but I cannot forget the excitement of finding my beans developing sprouts after a couple of days. This early experience left me with an indelible wonder at how things grow.

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