Farmer in the City





Location:  Waupaca, WI

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Bell Peppers, Chile Peppers, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Melons, Pumpkins, Squash, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Love the taste of right off the vine food, and the knowledge of exactly what happened to the food from start to finish!

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  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on February 1st, 2014 at 07:39 pm

    Hello fellow Wisconsinite! Voted.

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on February 1st, 2014 at 08:33 am

    Is that your backyard? Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on September 8th, 2010 at 05:48 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day. I too have containers and 3 rasied beds in the backyard. Have a great day in the garden.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on September 7th, 2010 at 06:09 am

    I'm with you. There's just nothing like a truly vine ripened tomato right off the vine. It's so nice and juicy and tasty. The green peppers are much better as well.

  • Posted by: countrygirl615 on September 2nd, 2010 at 01:58 pm

    I do love your picture! I hope we can be great friends!

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