Farmer in the City





Location:  Cedar Creek, TX

Day Job:  urban farmer

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Bok-choy, Figs, Potatoes, Spinach, Squash, Tomatoes, Vegetables, fruits,herbs

Animals:  Chickens, Rabbits

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I am tired of paying high prices for inferior food. I also enjoy gardening/farming.

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  • Posted by: KC on June 12th, 2014 at 07:49 pm

    Love the picture! Voted : )

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 12th, 2014 at 06:22 pm

    Congrats Farmer!

  • Posted by: My Place on June 12th, 2014 at 02:11 pm


  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 12th, 2014 at 10:59 am

    "High prices for inferior food" - so true! Do you really have wolves down in Texas? Voted!

  • Posted by: KC on June 11th, 2014 at 03:33 pm

    Love the picture! Voted : )

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on April 2nd, 2011 at 05:27 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day.

    I too have front yard containers and backyard raised garden beds.

    Have a great farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on April 1st, 2011 at 07:18 am

    Yeah, I hear you with the inferior food. The vegetables grown in Mexico are just not the same as home grown are they?

    Have a great gardening/farming day.

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