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Farmer in the City

  

  

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Homestead1976

Location:  Rockford, IL

Day Job:  Finance Manager

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Carrots, Cucumbers, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lettuce, Oregano, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips

Animals:  Cats

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  • Posted by: Shellie on June 11th, 2011 at 06:52 pm

    Congratulations on Farmer of the day!

 
  • Posted by: UrbanFarmGirl on June 11th, 2011 at 06:30 pm

    Congrats on Farmer of the day. I have had success with container gardenng. This year I decided to use a grow bag for potatos and it's awesome!

 
  • Posted by: BlueUrbanShamrock on June 11th, 2011 at 05:56 pm

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!!! Question: Do you grow your turnips in the spring or fall? Just curious

 
  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on June 11th, 2011 at 08:06 am

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

 
  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on June 10th, 2011 at 04:53 am

    I too have containers on the front patio and raised garden beds in the back yard.

    Have a great day in the garden.

 
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