Be it deep or shallow, red or black, sand or clay, the soil is the link between the rock core of the earth and the living things on its surface. It is the foothold for the plants we grow. Therein lies the main reason for our interest in soils. ~Roy Simonson,USDA Yearbook of Agriculture, 1957

Every Friday, we publish a new gardening quotation we hope will inspire you grow great food in your urban farm, encourage your friends and family to do the same, and spread the joy of locally-grown produce. You can view a full list of our Friday Gardening #Growspiration Quotes here.