Farmer in the City





Location:  Jacksonville, FL

Day Job:  Retired

The Digs:  Backyard, Front yard

Crops:  Apples, Basil, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Chile Peppers, Collards, Garlic, Grapes, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Lemons, Lettuce, Mint, Mustard Greens, Olives, Oregano, Peas, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats, Chickens, Dogs

Post a comment

  • Posted by: kayrobbins on January 8th, 2014 at 02:52 pm

    I only wish that was my greenhouse. I was at a nursery in Ormond Beach recently. They are not open to the public but I have a friend that has an herb farm and she invited me to tag along.

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on January 6th, 2014 at 06:44 pm

    Glad to see you got farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on January 6th, 2014 at 03:50 pm

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on January 6th, 2014 at 12:02 pm

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on January 5th, 2014 at 12:37 pm

    Is that your greenhouse? Voted!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on January 5th, 2014 at 09:28 am

    Welcome to the community. Is that your greenhouse or are you out shopping for your plants?

  • Posted by: on June 1st, 2011 at 01:08 pm

    If you’re not already getting your bimonthly issues of Urban Farm, you’re missing out on the guide on how to be more self-sufficient by growing some of your own food and treading lightly on the environment in the space you have. Articles include how-to projects, gardening basics, composting, beekeeping, roof-top gardening, preserving and freezing, and time and money-saving ideas. Subscribe today -- 1 year (6 issues) as low as $15.00.

Top Products
Gold Standard

*Content generated by our loyal visitors, which includes comments and club postings, is free of constraints from our editors’ red pens, and therefore not governed by I-5 Publishing, LLC’s Gold Standard Quality Content, but instead allowed to follow the free form expression necessary for quick, inspired and spontaneous communication.