Stories: Victory Gardens

June 5, 2009

During World War II, Americans helped the war effort by growing their own vegetables, in what were known as "Victory Gardens." Here in Pennsylvania, citizens planted more than a million such gardens. Fifty years later, in today's economic climate, the Victory Garden is once again fashionable, but as a way to triumph over economic challenges. WPSU's Cynthia Berger talked with a farm couple who teaches workshops in the art of the victory garden