Farmer in the City




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Location:  Chicago, IL

Day Job:  Marketing Director

The Digs:  Community Garden, Containers

Crops:  Bell Peppers, Carrots, Cucumbers, Kale, Lettuce, Spinach, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Fresh organic veggies to cook on my food blog, "Country Cooking in the Big City," on Grit.com

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on October 15th, 2015 at 05:03 am

    Congrats to you on Farmer of the Day!

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  • Posted by: Wall 2 Wall Border Collies on February 7th, 2014 at 01:20 pm

    Congrats on being farmer of the day! : ) Voted! Visit us : )

  • Posted by: Amy in Candy Land on February 7th, 2014 at 08:53 am

    Congrats on being Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on February 7th, 2014 at 04:52 am

    Love the blog! The recipes look really good! Voted.

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  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on May 31st, 2011 at 03:02 am

    Thanks for requesting to be friends. I hope that you have a great growing season! Keep in touch.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on May 30th, 2011 at 06:07 pm

    Chuck, thanks for requesting to be a friend. I hope we have many more conversations in the future.

  • Posted by: Coralrocks on May 29th, 2011 at 07:35 pm

    Congrats on Farmer of the day. I'm a little late. I love Chicago! Favorite vacation destination. Plan to be there this fall. Good Luck with the gardening. Keep in touch and let us know how things are going.

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