Farmer in the City





Location:  Portland, OR

Day Job:  Multitasker Extraordinaire

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Apples, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Carrots, Cauliflower, Cucumbers, Grapes, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Mint, Oregano, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Tomatoes, Leeks, onions, fennel, watermelon, cataloupe

Animals:  Cats, Chickens

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Brings back fond childhood memories of time spent with my Grandma and I want to give that to my kids. Also, I like that I can control the quality of our food.


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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on December 24th, 2011 at 02:30 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day! Happy Holidays to you and your family!

  • Posted by: Green Desert on December 23rd, 2011 at 01:05 pm

    Congratulations on being named Farmer of the Day! Great looking photo, looks like your garden is very compact and neat. I like that.

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