Farmer in the City





Location:  Crestview, FL

Day Job:  Nurse Practitioner

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Blackberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Lettuce, Mint, Mustard Greens, Pumpkins, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats, Chickens, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Seeing my own vegetables and fruits and collecting fresh organic eggs makes me feel more empowered.


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  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 19th, 2014 at 06:31 pm

    What a sweet-looking little puppy! What breed? Voted!

  • Posted by: My Place on June 19th, 2014 at 02:15 pm


  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 17th, 2012 at 07:41 pm

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on May 17th, 2012 at 03:33 pm

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on May 17th, 2012 at 03:24 pm

    Best wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Michele on June 10th, 2011 at 06:05 pm

    I had to plant my garden three times because my chickens kept eating everything I would plant. Even though I got a late start, it is doing great! I love it so much!

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