It’s no secret that trying to grow anything in the soil in South Santa Rosa County is hard.
Robert Randel is trying to start a community garden for
residents in Gulf Breeze
Most of the area is saturated with sand, clay and low-nutrient soil.
Knowing this, local chiropractor Robert Randel decided to create a raised-bed organic community farm.
Instead of using commercial-grade fertilizer, Randel is using compost materials.
“Feeding the soil so it feeds the plants,” he said
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