Farmer in the City





Location:  Tyrone, GA

Day Job:  Teacher

The Digs:  Backyard

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cucumbers, Grapes, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Lavender, Lettuce, Mint, Potatoes, Raspberries, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, Fennel, Tarragon

Animals:  Cats

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Wanted a real life with better food.

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  • Posted by: kiferd on June 26th, 2014 at 01:08 pm

    Thank you for all the kudos.

    *The log in issues have just cleared. Please, excuse the late response.

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 25th, 2014 at 04:29 pm

    I wish my backyard looked like that! Voted for you.

  • Posted by: My Place on June 24th, 2014 at 03:55 pm


  • Posted by: DJO on June 24th, 2014 at 03:26 pm

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day.

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 24th, 2014 at 02:32 pm

    Congrats Farmer!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on June 24th, 2014 at 07:39 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: kiferd on June 23rd, 2014 at 05:07 pm

    Red Hill Hollow....thank you. My friend designed and directed this. It was a labor of love and sweat over the past two years for both of us.

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on June 23rd, 2014 at 07:25 am

    Wow! What an amazing yard! You must spend a lot of time in the garden.

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