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Farmer in the City

  

  

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Gordon

Location:  Ravenna, OH

Day Job:  Applications Designer

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Apples, Avocados, Basil, Bell Peppers, Blueberries, Brussels sprouts, Carrots, Cherries, Chile Peppers, Collards, Cucumbers, Figs, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Mushrooms, Oregano, Peaches, Pears, Peas, Potatoes, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Tomatoes, Heirloom Melons, Sweet potatoes, Onions, Radishes,

Animals:  Bees

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Nothing like picking something from the garden, and serving it for dinner. I enjoy being slightly self sufficient. Great way to spend time with my kids.

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  • Posted by: crazychickenlady on May 24th, 2013 at 02:21 pm

    congratulations on Farmer of the Day! Nice backyard.

 
  • Posted by: Cindyg on May 24th, 2013 at 08:39 am

    you sure have a wonderful back yard! Congrats on Farmer of the day :-)

 
  • Posted by: Wong88 on May 24th, 2013 at 06:29 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

 
  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 24th, 2013 at 06:25 am

    Your garden looks beautiful! Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

 
  • Posted by: Green Sanity on May 24th, 2013 at 03:59 am

    Great looking garden!

 
 
  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on May 23rd, 2013 at 05:13 pm

    Wow! What a great use of the backyard! Voted.

 
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