Farmer in the City




Tyler A

Location:  Laveen, AZ

Day Job:  Gardening World Plant Nursery & Land Scape

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden, Containers, Other

Crops:  Avocados, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chile Peppers, Collards, Corn, Garlic, Kohlrabi, Lettuce, Peas, Rosemary, Strawberries, Tomatoes, Onion

Animals:  Fish

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  In todays world almost everyones out of touch with nature and this is one of the ways I can get back in touch with mother earth. Focusing on organic methods, Aquaponics being one of my favorite cause you see the circle of life take place right in front of you

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  • Posted by: Wong88 on July 26th, 2015 at 05:31 pm

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on July 26th, 2015 at 09:57 am

    Aquaponics is so cool! It seems hard to get set up, though. Voted!

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on July 26th, 2015 at 08:30 am

    Love that Aquaponics set up! Congrats on making Farmer of the Day. I gave you another vote!

  • Posted by: Dante on July 26th, 2015 at 08:30 am

    Great undertaking!
    Congratulations for being Farmer Of The Day!

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