Farmer in the City




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Location:  Houston, TX

Day Job:  Homeschool Family

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Blackberries, Blueberries, Grapes, Green beans, Mint, Raspberries, Spinach, Strawberries, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats, Chickens, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  12k square foot backyard in an urban city! We now have a small backyard farm with a flock of chickens and a rooster that keeps the neighbors entertained. This is our second year growing our own fruits and veggies that we are loving it!


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  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on December 20th, 2011 at 01:41 am

    Grats on Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Green Desert on December 19th, 2011 at 08:29 am

    Congratulations on being named Farmer of the Day! And kudos for being a Homeschooled Family!

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