Farmer in the City




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Location:  Lexington, KY

Day Job:  customer care supervisor

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Oregano, Rosemary, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, ground cherries,

Animals:  Chickens

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  It started out as being a fun (small) project, and just expanded into a love of producing our own food.

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  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on May 19th, 2014 at 06:07 pm

    Looks like a little Eden! Voted.

  • Posted by: Dante on May 19th, 2014 at 11:00 am

    Nice spot.
    At least corn in your area must be about...knee high by now?
    Congratulations, good luck in the garden, & my vote for you!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 19th, 2014 at 07:40 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day! How has your garden been doing?

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on February 9th, 2012 at 05:02 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day. I like your profile picture. When does spring planting start in Kentucky?

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on February 9th, 2012 at 03:34 am

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

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on February 8th, 2012 at 09:40 pm

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Month.

  • Posted by: Ricky & Sallie's Urban Farm on February 8th, 2012 at 12:40 pm

    Congratulations on being Farmer of the day ...It looks like you have a pretty big garden ...we are expanding ours as well...

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