Farmer in the City





Location:  Tampa, FL

Day Job:  Researcher

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Carrots, Cucumbers, Green beans, Kale, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Oregano, Peas, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips, Onions, Radishes

Animals:  Cats, Chickens

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I love working in the yard and feeding my friends and family with the fruits of my labor

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on April 7th, 2015 at 05:10 pm

    Voted. Congrats on making Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Morag on April 7th, 2015 at 08:19 am

    Congrats on farmer of the day!

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on November 4th, 2010 at 08:43 pm

    Congrats on being farmer of the day. I too have five raised garden beds in the backyard.

    Have a great day being the farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: Groundbreaker on November 4th, 2010 at 04:11 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on November 1st, 2010 at 01:13 pm

    It does feel good to grow your own food to eat doesn't it. I grow food to give away to the neighbors.

    Have a great harvest day.

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