Community gardens connecting people with their food sources across Eagle County

By Ross Leonhart

EAGLE COUNTY — From West Vail to Eagle, residents are connecting with their food by growing it at community gardens across the county and fostering a more sustainable culture.Organic gardens are sprouting up across the Vail Valley, providing people the opportunity to grow healthy food, create beauty and nurture relationships with like-minded gardeners of all ages.“It’s been a nice place to meet people,” said Shannyn Sullivan, a gardener in the Eagle-Vail Community Garden. “I’ll come here thinking I’m going to water but end up talking with people.”Community gardens are currently in West Vail, Eagle-Vail, Avon, Minturn and Eagle, with a …

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