Farmer in the City




Joy & Ed plus cats

Location:  St Louisville, OH

Day Job:  Retired

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Basil, Blackberries, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Filbert (Hazelnut), Garlic, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Oregano, Peas, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Sugar Snap Peas, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  So we can eat locally and have some to share. My parents always had a big garden growing up and it always stuck with me.

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  • Posted by: on June 1st, 2011 at 01:08 pm

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  • Posted by: Joy & Ed plus cats on May 19th, 2010 at 06:38 am

    This is a double squash that was grown last year. I was so surprised and was able to put it in a contest in our little home town festival. It won 1st Prise!

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