Quincy John Workman, founder of the New World Builders, and the author at the entrance to San Diego State University's "Garden of Eden."
PHOTO: KARIN PIET
Quincy's students learn organic gardening by "doing it" rather than through theories. Here, plants undergo a daily bug inspection by dedicated volunteers.
Quincy John is rightly proud of the more than 40 productive fruit trees that cover the formerly "useless" rocky hillside overlooking the San Diego Freeway,
Though he's 83 years old, Mr. Workman?a ""volcano ""of energy?still rides his ""clunker"" bicycle 15 to 20 miles a day!