Farmer in the City




Randy Gallo

Location:  Uniontown, PA

Day Job:  Information Technology Technician

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard, Other

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Chile Peppers, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Mint, Oregano, Rosemary, Strawberries, Tomatoes, Parsley, Sage, Chives, Dill, Cilantro

Animals:  Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Because it's so much more enjoyable to eat fresh, non-chemical foods that save you money and your health.

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  • Posted by: Green Desert on September 8th, 2011 at 06:00 am

    Congratulations on being named farmer of the day. Chemical-free food is a great reasons to grow your own.

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on September 8th, 2011 at 03:05 am

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day! Hope you have a great day in the garden!

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on September 7th, 2011 at 05:59 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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