Farmer in the City





Location:  Weaverville, NC

Day Job:  Farming Professor

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Apples, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Corn, Cucumbers, Garlic, Gourds, Green beans, Lavender, Lettuce, Mint, Oregano, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Thyme, Tomatoes, Luffa gourds, eggplants,

Animals:  sheep

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  to relish in the joys of life!

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on January 5th, 2013 at 11:17 am

    Congrats to making Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on January 5th, 2013 at 08:07 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on January 5th, 2013 at 07:10 am

    Amazing picture. Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on January 5th, 2013 at 07:10 am

    What a GORGEOUS place! Voted.

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  • Posted by: brittley47 on April 11th, 2011 at 01:49 pm

    Congrats FOD! Such a beautiful place to live!

  • Posted by: Matriarchy on April 11th, 2011 at 08:47 am

    Happy Farmer of the Day! Like everyone else, I am curious about the "Farming Professor" thing. At a university? Ag Extension Service?

  • Posted by: Shellie on April 11th, 2011 at 08:25 am

    Congratulations on farmer of the day! what a beautiful picture!

  • Posted by: Green Desert on April 11th, 2011 at 07:31 am

    Congrats on the recognition! Do you have a "Farming Professor's Blog?"

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on April 11th, 2011 at 06:20 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day.

    Wow you must have a big garden to grow all those fruits and vegetables.

    Have a great farmer of the day.

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