Rows of tomato plants and other vegetables are seen growing at the farm of Deb and Jeff Eschmeyer. Deb Eschmeyer is outreach director for the National Farm to School Network at the Center for Food and Justice.
Debra Eschmeyer remembers working in her family's garden as a little girl, hoeing weeds and eating ripe tomatoes and peas off the vine. The hoeing was hard work, she said, but the delicious, homegrown vegetables the work yielded were worth it. [More