Justin Loger talks about his vegetable garden at his home in Peru, Ill. Next year Loger plans to turn a side lot next to his home into a community garden, and zucchinis are the sort of high-yield, space-efficient vegetables he wants to grow.
Justin Loger talks about his vegetable garden at his home in Peru, Ill. Next year Loger plans to turn a side lot next to his home into a community garden, and zucchinis are the sort of high-yield, space-efficient vegetables he wants to grow. Chris Yucus AP
Justin Loger talks about his vegetable garden at his home in Peru, Ill. Next year Loger plans to turn a side lot next to his home into a community garden, and zucchinis are the sort of high-yield, space-efficient vegetables he wants to grow. Chris Yucus AP

Community gardens involve neighbors, help the needy

September 08, 2017 6:00 AM