Community Garden, a work in progress
Hazel Zettl sells lemonade at the Farmington Community Garden fundraiser Saturday.

Volunteers with the Farmington Community Garden held a fundraiser Saturday to help move forward with the progress of the garden.

“Every person is walking away with something and that is great,” said Montgomery. “We have had a few people pay more than their total as a donation and we also had several people drop donations off. There was even one lady who dropped off a big bag of seeds for the garden. Another lady donated dried gourds.”

Montgomery said they put this event together because they need funds to be able to buy the supplies to build the garden, which is located at Boyce and Perrine. She said last year they did really well, but have used those funds to buy the supplies for the garden.

“We have had some supplies donated. The mulch was donated by Tall Timber Tree Service and the top soils was donated by CWC out of Perryville. Freedom waste also donated to the garden,”…