Farmer in the City




Wacoan Container Farmer

Location:  Waco, TX

Day Job:  Wedding Venue Manager

The Digs:  Containers, Other, Parking lot

Crops:  Apples, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Corn, Grapes, Lettuce, Melons, Potatoes, Raspberries, Spinach, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Animals:  Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I'm trying to be more self-sustaining and so I converted the guestroom into a growroom and I love getting dirty tending to what I know I'll be eating before long.

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  • Posted by: on June 1st, 2011 at 01:08 pm

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  • Posted by: Wacoan Container Farmer on April 3rd, 2011 at 02:54 pm

    I'm in the process of building a stand alone garden wall in the growroom, so that we can use the guestbedroom when my family visits and still maintain the garden for cooking. I'll download pictures (if I can)once I start construction.

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