Burundian garden opening: Food project a-maize-ing

Community members celebrate the official opening of the Sunraysia Burundian Garden. Picture: Louise Donges

Community members celebrate the official opening of the Sunraysia Burundian Garden. Picture: Louise Donges

THE weeds are gone, the plot has been ploughed and Sunraysia’s Burundian community is set to sow its first crop of maize.

Community members gathered on Monday for the official opening of the Sunraysia Burundian Garden, which is part of the Food Next Door project.

Deb Bogenhuber from Sunraysia Local Food Future said Food Next Door was born out of the result of research by universities of Melbourne and Wollongong.

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