Farmer in the City




Urban Arbor

Location:  Chicago, IL

Day Job:  Environmental Science Teacher

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden, Containers, Other, Rooftop

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Carrots, Chile Peppers, Corn, Gourds, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lemons, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Oranges, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  can't help it - just AM dirty!

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on July 2nd, 2013 at 02:08 pm

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on July 2nd, 2013 at 01:27 pm

    Congrats Farmer.

  • Posted by: Wong88 on July 2nd, 2013 at 07:15 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 13th, 2012 at 11:49 am

    Lovely crop of dandelions! I've got one just like it! Do you harvest them?

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