Farmer in the City




Alf Smith

Location:  Miami, FL

Day Job:  Green Consultant

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Basil, Mint, Rosemary

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I am beginner in urban farming and am very motivated to learning more about this subject. I would like to learn from this site so I am able to feed my family.

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  • Posted by: My Place on May 29th, 2014 at 07:38 pm


  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on May 29th, 2014 at 04:27 pm

    Great pic! I don't see as many butterflies as I used to. Voted!

  • Posted by: Dante on May 29th, 2014 at 01:19 pm

    Congratulations for being farmer of the day! Good luck & my vote for you.

    Are those hydrangeas in the picture?

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on May 29th, 2014 at 07:20 am

    Awesome butterfly. Congrats farmer!

  • Posted by: Gmod on May 18th, 2012 at 10:22 pm

    Congrats on being farmer of the day!!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on May 18th, 2012 at 03:53 pm

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 18th, 2012 at 05:22 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on May 18th, 2012 at 02:20 am

    Congrats on making Farmer of the Day! Good luck to you in your Urban farming endeavors!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on May 17th, 2012 at 07:44 pm

    What a fantastic picture! One thing I have learned on this site is that, while some of us wait for spring for months, you can still be growing things, so I guess you'll get lots of practice!

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