By MG Calla Victoria
More and more residents are opting to grow their own food because of rising prices, contamination, and many scares at the grocery. Last year it was killer cantaloupe, and lettuce, this year it is ground beef, peanut butter, and popcorn; really popcorn! Therefore, crop fields, orchards, and chicken coops are popping up in gardens all over America; hence the new term “Urban Farmer." First Lady Michelle Obama has championed the idea of harvesting your own food, and has facilitated the planting of a vegetable garden on the White House Grounds.
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