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Youth Gardens Help Feed Families in Aftermath of Butte Fire


September 2015 049 (1)Written by: Kevin Hesser, Co-Founder of Gardens to Grow In and CFSN Mother Lode Co-Regional Lead  

*Originally posted on The Union Democrat

So many people and organizations have stepped up these last two in weeks as the Butte Fire burned more than 70,000 acres in Calaveras and Amador Counties, destroying over 500 houses and evacuating thousands from their homes for days on end.   Continue reading