Farmer in the City




JT in SV

Location:  Scotts Valley, CA

Day Job:  Sales

The Digs:  Backyard, Front yard

Crops:  Apples, Avocados, Basil, Blueberries, Broccoli, Carrots, Cherries, Corn, Grapes, Green beans, Kale, Lavender, Melons, Mint, Oranges, Oregano, Peaches, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Animals:  Chickens, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  I like to know where my food is coming from and what my family eats. Plus its just so darn fun!

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  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on October 20th, 2013 at 07:59 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day. How has the garden been in 2013?

  • Posted by: Wong88 on October 20th, 2013 at 07:17 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

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  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on August 29th, 2010 at 05:27 am

    Congrats on being farmer of the day. You have quite a range of things that you grow. Your picture looks like a well groomed garden area.

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on August 28th, 2010 at 06:41 am

    Growing you own food does give you a good feeling doesn't it?

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