White House Garden

by Mark T. Mitchell on March 18, 2009 · 2 comments <span>Print this article</span> Print this article

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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090319/ap_on_go_pr_wh/white_house_garden

The White House is getting a garden.  Will this inspire millions to do the same? Will Obama pull his own weeds? Can a First Chicken Coop be far behind?

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avatar Rimshot March 20, 2009 at 5:54 pm

If our local news radio station is to be believed, Woodrow Wilson raised livestock on the White House lawn.

avatar Eric Donavon E March 26, 2009 at 12:31 pm

I believe that reinstituting the White House Garden received a big verbal “stimulus” from Michael Pollan, author of Omnivore’s Dilemma and In Defense of Food, who, though contacted, was unfortunately passed over for a post in Obama’s administration.

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