Basin’s Backyard Garden hosts food co-op announcement

BisMan Community Food Co-op

Pre-presentation banter: Randy Joersz, BisMan Community Food Co-op general manager; Jared Barnhart, BisMan Community Food Co-op board member and former Basin Electric employee; Heidi DeMars, BisMan Community Food Co-op employee; Mike Eggl, Basin Electric senior vice president of Communications and Administration.

Monday morning’s check presentation to the BisMan Community Food Co-op was a chance for employees to get a look at Basin’s Backyard Garden.

Local news captured the presentation right between the cabbage and the beans.

KXMB CBS 12: Food co-op gets big check
KFYR TV: Basin Electric donates $50,000 to food cooperative

Learn more about the food co-op’s capital campaign at bismanfoodcoop.com/capital-campaign/

Check for BisMan Community Food Co-op

Mike Eggl, Basin Electric senior vice president of Communications and Administration with Randy Joersz, BisMan Community Food Co-op general manager.

Garden volunteers

Some garden volunteers take the opportunity to pose for a photo: Effie Carr, Lacy Brousseau, Della Mastel, Jill Steinwand, Casey Jacobson, and Tracie Bettenhausen.

Cucumbers

Cucumbers ready for harvest.

Sunflower

Pretty sunflower.

Tomato

Tomatoes on the vine.

Water on leaves

Droplets on cabbage leaves. Or are those broccoli or cauliflower leaves? We may never know.