Farmer in the City





Location:  Baltimore, MD

Day Job:  Lighting Designer/ Production Service Company President

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Bok-choy, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Mint, Mustard Greens, Oregano, Peas, Potatoes, Rosemary, Spinach, Strawberries, Tomatoes, radishes, many herbs, including feverfew,echinacea

Animals:  Cats

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  There is no better food on the planet than what you can pull right out of the earth, brush off, and put in your mouth! I can no longer eat store bought tomatoes! Most rewarding work there is.

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  • Posted by: Chris D on July 4th, 2011 at 08:40 pm

    Congratulations & keep up the good work!

  • Posted by: brittley47 on July 4th, 2011 at 11:56 am


  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on July 4th, 2011 at 08:20 am

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day! Happy Gardening!

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on July 4th, 2011 at 08:00 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day.

    I agree that food fresh from the garden is the best.

    Have a great 4th and farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on July 3rd, 2011 at 06:05 am

    I too have backyard raised garden beds.

    Have a great day in the garden.

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  • Posted by: countrygirl615 on May 23rd, 2011 at 05:15 pm

    I love the picture and motto thing!

  • Posted by: Moonwater on January 28th, 2011 at 11:42 pm

    You are so right about store bought tomatoes! That is why we have Farmer's Markets! I have a friend in New York who celebrates her tomatoes-they take a very long time to ripen but for her its a big day when she can put one in a salad!

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