Peggy and Charlie Bates, of Starkville, have discovered the joy of salad desk gardening right after paying for a few lifted-mattress backyard garden tables from the Oktibbeha County Learn Gardeners.
The community business began manufacturing and advertising the tables in 2021 to fund scholarships for Mississippi Point out College horticulture college students. In accordance to Charles Morgan, who spearheads the venture, the tables are selling as fast as they can be made.
Many several years in the past, the Bates retired to Starkville when they commenced to crave a slower way of life, which bundled expanding some of their personal food. Peggy grew up in Starkville and is the previous Peggy Longest. She generally hoped to return. Charlie was a keen husband or wife who has the knack of fitting in wherever he finds himself, says his wife.
“It’s so a lot much easier to cultivate a back garden that does not call for stooping and obtaining on your knees,“ Charlie noticed.
They will be at the Grasp Gardener Plant sell this weekend to decide on up some new crops for their elevated mattress gardens. The tables will be on display screen from 8-11 a.m. May possibly 21 for the duration of the Starkville Group Industry, at the Hearth Station Park, Lampkin Road.
There are two dimensions available priced from $85-135. Shipping and delivery is available.