Garden Idea Takes Root In Bentonville

Posted: April 2, 2010 at 5:48 a.m.

IN THE SWEET SUNSHINE - Peyton Boosey, 10, of Fayetteville plants sweet peppers Thursday in a community garden at the corner of 28th Street and Walton Boulevard in Bentonville. The garden is one of 50 that will be planted across the country.

Abby Boosey, 6, of Fayetteville was all business Thursday. Boosey held a small cabbage plant in her left hand and carefully balanced it upright while she worked with her right hand to break up clumps of dirt she was placing around the plant’s roots.

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