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Farmer in the City

  

  

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OurTinyEarth

Location:  Rochester, NY

Day Job:  Linux Admin

The Digs:  Backyard, Front yard, Other

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Brussels sprouts, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Oregano, Pears, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, Eggplant, Beets, Onions

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Growing our own food is more than a hobby, it's a way of life. By growing our own and buying from local and regional farmers ensures that we are participating in a sustainable food chain which benefits our local economy and reduces our impact on the Earth.

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  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 20th, 2013 at 02:53 pm

    Glad to see you got farmer of the day!

 
  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 20th, 2013 at 08:48 am

    Great raised beds. Congrats Farmer of the Day.

 
  • Posted by: crazychickenlady on June 20th, 2013 at 08:06 am

    Congratulations to the Farmer of the Day!

 
  • Posted by: Wong88 on June 20th, 2013 at 07:14 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

 
  • Posted by: Morter on June 20th, 2013 at 06:26 am

    Looking great!!!

 
  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 19th, 2013 at 05:55 pm

    Lovely beds! Voted!

 
  • Posted by: BellMar Farm on June 18th, 2013 at 06:56 am

    I love that you want to reduce your impact on the Earth: Best wishes!

 
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