Farmer in the City





Location:  Chicago, IL

Day Job:  Marketing/PR

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Green beans, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Peas, Potatoes, Rosemary, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I love gardening, good food, and promoting sustainable cities.

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  • Posted by: My Place on September 30th, 2014 at 01:40 pm


  • Posted by: KC on September 30th, 2014 at 12:33 pm

    Congratulations on being named farmer of the day. Keep up the good work.

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on September 30th, 2014 at 03:16 am

    Gave you another vote! Congrats on making Farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on December 1st, 2011 at 04:39 pm

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day! Have a great day in your gardens!

  • Posted by: Ricky & Sallie's Urban Farm on December 1st, 2011 at 10:52 am

    Congratulations on being farmers of the Day ..You should post some photos of your gardens so we all can see them !!

  • Posted by: Green Desert on December 1st, 2011 at 09:13 am

    Congratulations on being named farmer of the day. Keep up the good work.

  • Posted by: Moonwater on August 16th, 2011 at 07:27 pm

    You are definitely making your community better for everyone there-way to go!

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

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on July 18th, 2010 at 09:09 am

    Congrats on being Farmer of the Day. I love to hear about backyard gardens and especially community gardens.

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