Don’t Panic, Grow Organic

John Adams planted a garden in the White House lawn. Will President Obama?
According to Associated Press, many small scale organic farmers think it would be a great idea. In fact, they’ve organized on a Web site dedicated to nominating the nation’s first official White House Farmer. Over 27,000 votes have poured in so far.
Former pro basketball player Will Allen, who transformed into an urban vegetable farm in Milwaukee is one of 100 farmers from 33 states to be nominated.



About David Burn

I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.