Farmer in the City




Pura Vida Urban Oasis

Location:  St. Paul, MN

Day Job:  Public Health

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Celery, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lettuce, Melons, Oregano, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Thyme, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I have always been drawn to farms and interested in agriculture and farm life. In an effort to become more sustainable we attempt to grow and preserve our as much of our own food as possible. Everyday is a learning experience and an adventure! Pura Vida!

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  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on October 27th, 2012 at 07:33 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on October 27th, 2012 at 05:10 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

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