Farmer in the City




Schwenke's Garden

Location:  Howard, OH

Day Job:  Student

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Chile Peppers, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Melons, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I enjoy gardening and canning/preserving for winter.

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on November 9th, 2012 at 11:08 pm

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Day!!!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on November 9th, 2012 at 06:12 pm

    I'd like to get the canning happening. Last year I froze some veggies and fruit. This year I didn't get around to any of that. I do love the garden, though. Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: tyler on November 9th, 2012 at 12:44 pm


  • Posted by: Wong88 on November 9th, 2012 at 06:52 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

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