‘Seeds are cheap. Sunshine is free.’
CSI Nyack’s Giving Garden, now relatively deer-proof, grows as source for local food pantry
Growing vegetables in deer country can by a frustrating endeavor. The volunteer farmers from Congregation Sons of Israel in Nyack learned that the hard way.
Four years ago, they dug up some of the grass on the shul’s expansive lawn with a rototiller and planted vegetables they hoped to share with the community.