Michael and Jason Tomanek bond over sauerkraut, Grandma's pickles, and their love of gardening

Nov 26, 2018

Michael and Jason Tomanek at the StoryCorps MobileBooth in Bismarck
Credit StoryCorps

In the north, we have a short growing season. Cousins Michael and Jason Tomanek make the most of it. In this excerpt from Michael and Jason's visit to the StoryCorps MobileBooth, they talk about growing up in the gardens of their grandparents, and how they carry on their family food traditions. 

StoryCorps is a national initiative to record and collect stories of everyday people. Excerpts were selected and produced by Prairie Public. Thanks Basin Electric Power Cooperative of Bismarck for helping sponsor the StoryCorps visit to North Dakota. Ashley Thornberg edited this excerpt.