Farmer in the City




Brown Family Mini-Culture

Location:  Menifee, CA

Day Job:  Educator

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Other

Crops:  Basil, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Carrots, Chile Peppers, Corn, Cucumbers, Green beans, Lemons, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Oranges, Oregano, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, onions, asparagus, artichoke, parsnips

Animals:  Bees, Cats, Chickens, Dogs, Rabbits

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Reconnecting to the land and our food for self-sufficiency, sustainability, and SANITY ;)

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on June 23rd, 2015 at 05:20 pm

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Day!

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  • Posted by: sharon on April 20th, 2011 at 07:26 pm


  • Posted by: Green Desert on April 20th, 2011 at 08:48 am

    Congratulations on Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Shellie on April 20th, 2011 at 08:24 am

    Congratulations on farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on April 20th, 2011 at 05:23 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day.

    I too have front yard pation containers. I will be working on the automatic drip watering system for the containers today.

    Have a great farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on April 20th, 2011 at 05:21 am

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day! Happy Gardening!

  • Posted by: The Barefoot Gardener on April 20th, 2011 at 04:54 am

    I love it...let's all reconnect to this bountiful earth!! Congrat's

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on April 19th, 2011 at 04:08 am

    Reconnecting with the land just seems to set things right in life doesn't it?

    Have a great Educator day.

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