Farmer in the City




Dr. John

Location:  North Augusta, SC

Day Job:  Founder/President, Aikenlocalvore.org

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Bok-choy, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Jalepeno Peppers, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips, Bhut Jolokia (Ghost Peppers)

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I want my life simple, my food clean, organic, local and fresh. I also enjoy the peace and tranquility that comes with nurturing my garden and participating in the cycles of the heavens.

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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on June 22nd, 2013 at 03:08 pm

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 22nd, 2013 at 02:58 pm

    Congrats Farmer of the Day.

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on June 22nd, 2013 at 12:52 pm

    I appreciate what you're doing in SC. Congratulations on being farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: Wong88 on June 22nd, 2013 at 07:21 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 22nd, 2013 at 06:02 am

    Wow! Cool that you set up such a neat website! Voted.

  • Posted by: Dr. John on January 30th, 2013 at 09:28 am

    Is the Urban Farm magazine available in digital format as a subscription?

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