Farmer in the City





Location:  Wilmington, IL

Day Job:  Handyman

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Almonds, Basil, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Cherries, Chestnuts, Chile Peppers, Corn, Cucumbers, Filbert (Hazelnut), Garlic, Gourds, Grapes, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lemons, Melons, Peaches, Pears, Peas, Pecans, Potatoes, Raspberries, Rosemary, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Tomatoes, Walnuts

Animals:  Bees, Chickens

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Love nature at its best.

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  • Posted by: Dante on February 12th, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    Congratulations for being Farmer Of The Day!
    Looks like a nice serene place to take a stroll! Especially on a hot summer day. That anywhere close to the city?

  • Posted by: Green Desert on September 17th, 2011 at 07:18 pm

    Congratulations on being named Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: City Girl Garden on September 17th, 2011 at 04:12 am

    Congrats on being named Farmer of the Day! Hope you have a great day in the garden!

  • Posted by: GreenAnythingDotNet on September 10th, 2011 at 11:45 am

    Welcome to my farm. Like my ID would suggest, visit my site and see for yourselves what I'm into. Please ask any questions you like....

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