Standing among container garden boxes on the southern side of the county jail, Wright County Jail Administrator Pat O'Malley, program coordinator Jo Carpenter and Sheriff Joe Hagerty are optimistic about the new jail gardening program, which is now in its second year.  (Photos by Ed DuBois)



Red Heritage raspberry plants are being tried this year



Container garden boxes were added this year.  Carrots are growing in this one.


Onions and other produce will go to the jail kitchen.


The jail is located north of Buffalo, just west of Highway 25, in the Law Enforcement Center.  The jail garden is on the southern side of the facility.