Urban farming, sustainability, self reliance, City Heights. Farmer Bill touches on it all in an interview by Jenn Pitino, a self-described chicken enthusiast living in Boise, Idaho. Jenn has enjoyed her backyard flock so much that she developed The Urban Chicken, a website and podcast devoted to helping hobbyist chicken owners. Relax for a few minutes and enjoy the eleven short video episodes or the podcast. Both are located at the bottom of the following link:
A little vegetable news:
This Sunday will be the last weekend to purchase bare root strawberries and bare root asparagus.
We have a healthy selection of the following veggies in 4" pots:
- mustard greens
Also available in 4" pots (limited quantities):
Pole and bush beans are available in 6-packs.
Dig 'em ups! Organically grown here at City Farmers.
- tomatoes: Roma, beefsteak, San Diego red, Better Boy
- bell peppers: red and green
- mesclun mix
If you are looking for something specific, please call for availability!
Sunflower Coffee Company's Grand Opening Celebration! Live music, raffle, drink samples and more! March 8th and 9th at the entrance to the nursery.