Farmer in the City





Location:  Palisades Park, NJ

Day Job:  Secretary

The Digs:  Containers

Crops:  Basil, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Mint, Rosemary, Thyme, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Is relaxing to plant and take care of my plants.

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  • Posted by: cayenaroja on June 10th, 2014 at 06:34 am

    Thank you everyone, this year tomatoes, eggplants, beets, cucumbers, cilantro, parsley, thyme, sage, garlic, are planted in my containers.

  • Posted by: My Place on June 4th, 2014 at 02:01 pm


  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 4th, 2014 at 06:20 am

    Congrats farmer!

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on November 28th, 2011 at 01:22 am

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Barkeepjoe on November 27th, 2011 at 10:38 am

    Congrats on farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on November 27th, 2011 at 07:25 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day. Looks like your first crop of tomatoes turned out pretty nice. Did you get a good crop?
    Good luck with your larger farm next season.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on November 27th, 2011 at 06:07 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day.

    I too have containers on the front patio. They are begonias and Impatiens. Of course they are done for this year but spring awaits.

    Have a great farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: Jarrod on September 2nd, 2011 at 05:55 am

    I've heard that vermi composts do smell though... you haven't found this to be the case. This is the compost with worms right?

  • Posted by: Green Desert on September 1st, 2011 at 11:48 am

    Save money and make your own vermicompost in a closet in your apartment. No smell, no mess, and your containers will love you for it.

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