Farmer in the City





Location:  Ventura, CA

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Other

Crops:  Basil, Blackberries, Broccoli, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Corn, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green beans, Kale, Lemons, Lettuce, Oregano, Potatoes, Rosemary, Squash, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Most of all to get back in touch with nature, the seasons and mans not so ancient past when they could survive without a grocery store.

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  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on February 21st, 2012 at 06:26 pm

    Cool pic...Your work? Congratulations on being farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on February 21st, 2012 at 03:00 am

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

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on February 21st, 2012 at 01:46 am

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Day!

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on September 5th, 2010 at 07:43 pm

    Congrats on being farmer of the day. I too have containers. I have 22 of them on the front patio with flowers to perk up the drab wall and patio. That's my profile picture.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on September 4th, 2010 at 03:30 am

    I'm not so sure about surviving without a grocery store,but I am trying to get back to a simpler lifestyle.

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