Farmer in the City





Location:  El Paso, TX

Day Job:  Retired

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Other

Crops:  Basil, Chile Peppers, Jalepeno Peppers, Oregano, Rosemary

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I love the challenge of growing in a desert climate & greenhouse work.

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  • Posted by: Minickfarm78 on July 26th, 2012 at 09:26 pm

    Very nice photo of a lovely couple enjoying gardening and landscape! :-)

  • Posted by: Wong88 on May 19th, 2012 at 04:57 pm

    Best wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Gmod on May 19th, 2012 at 11:21 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!!!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 19th, 2012 at 06:46 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day! How's your desert garden doing?

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on February 19th, 2012 at 04:34 pm

    What a happy couple! I look forward to more time in the garden when I retire.

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