Farmer in the City




Rockflower Farm

Location:  Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Apples, Avocados, Basil, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cherries, Chile Peppers, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Figs, Garlic, Gourds, Grapes, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Lavender, Lemons, Lettuce, Mint, Olives, Oranges, Oregano, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips

Animals:  Chickens, Goats, Quail, Worms

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  To find food in our yard.

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  • Posted by: guchswife on December 23rd, 2012 at 11:36 pm

    Congratulations on Farmer of the Day! Cute little goat! (thought it was a baby donkey at first LOL)

  • Posted by: Wong88 on December 23rd, 2012 at 08:46 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on December 23rd, 2012 at 08:03 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day. How's it going on Rockflower Farm? Did your garden do well in 2012? I still love the picture. Do you have any more photos of your farm to share?

  • Posted by: Rockflower Farm on June 28th, 2012 at 09:37 pm

    Hello Red Hill Hollow - Thanks! Yup our silly gal loves standing in the food bin.

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on June 22nd, 2012 at 03:18 pm

    What a cutie pie! Is he standing in his supper?

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