Farmer in the City




Don and Carrie

Location:  Broken Arrow, OK

Day Job:  machinist

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Basil, Bell Peppers, Carrots, Corn, Garlic, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lettuce, Oregano, Potatoes, Rosemary, Squash, Thyme, Tomatoes

Animals:  Cats, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  We are looking to save money on the grocery bill and we both had gardens at home as kids and are ready to start one with our children!

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  • Posted by: MJ on September 25th, 2015 at 04:23 am

    congrats on FOD again

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on September 5th, 2014 at 12:57 am

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: My Place on September 4th, 2014 at 01:01 pm


  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on March 27th, 2013 at 05:25 pm

    I see you have a compost tumbler. I've always wanted to get one of those. Voted!

  • Posted by: Bonnie on March 27th, 2013 at 05:13 pm

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on March 27th, 2013 at 07:17 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on March 27th, 2013 at 01:39 am

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: Red Hill Hollow on March 26th, 2013 at 04:30 pm

    Looks like a good start!

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