Farmer in the City




The Freak Farm Chicago

Location:  Chicago, IL

Day Job:  Audio Engineer and College Professor

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard, Other

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chile Peppers, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Kohlrabi, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Mushrooms, Peas, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Strawberries, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips

Animals:  Bees, Cats, Chickens, Ducks, Rabbits, Guinea Fowl

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Trying to live a safe and sustainable life. http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Freak-Farm-Chicago-Sustainable-Urban-Living/231968456856844

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  • Posted by: KC on March 25th, 2015 at 08:35 pm

    Congratulations on farmer of the day! Voted : )

  • Posted by: KC on March 25th, 2015 at 08:35 pm

    Congratulations on farmer of the day! Voted : )

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on September 28th, 2012 at 08:23 pm

    Your picture makes a lot more sense now that I have checked out your Facebook page. Cool place. Noisy bunch of birds eating the garden pests. : )

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