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Published July 12, 2010, 12:00 AM

In the garden

Donna Smith works in a residential front yard vegetable and flower garden she helped create in Portland, Ore., Friday, June 18, 2010. Your Backyard Farmer began in 2006 when Smith and Robyn Streeter were growing weary of driving through the city's outskirts looking for affordable land to farm. The thought struck them: "Why aren't we bringing food to the people?" (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
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