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Farmer in the City

  

  

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Surviving and thriving on pennies

Location:  Portland, OR

Day Job:  Blogger-http://survivingandthrivingonpennies.blogspot.com Facebook "surviving and thriving on pennies. Also on Twitter "satopblog

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Blackberries, Blueberries, Bok-choy, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Mustard Greens, Pears, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes, tomatoes,stevia,parsley,echinacea, brussels sprouts,patty pan squash

Animals:  Cats, Chickens, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Because it makes me happy. Growing up in the city I was able to also grow up in the country at my grandma's. I got the best of both worlds then and now. I live in the city but live like im in the country. I teach my children my mother and grandmother taught me about gardening.

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  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 24th, 2013 at 06:11 pm

    Congrats Farmer!

 
  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on June 24th, 2013 at 04:41 pm

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

 
  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 24th, 2013 at 04:04 pm

    Great blog! Voted.

 
  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on June 24th, 2013 at 01:49 pm

    Like your blog! Congrats to you!

 
  • Posted by: Cindyg on June 24th, 2013 at 11:45 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!

 
  • Posted by: Wong88 on June 24th, 2013 at 07:11 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

 
 
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