About Farmer Jer
Embark on a fruitful journey of organic gardening and urban farming with Farmer Jer, the vibrant persona of Jeremy Shantz, a passionate green thumb and the creative brain behind the Farmer Jer website. A haven of knowledge and inspiration, Farmer Jer showcases Jeremy’s love for gardening, innovation, and sharing his rich experiences cultivated over eight years of nurturing organic fruits, vegetables, and herbs.
Jeremy’s approach to gardening is deeply rooted in respect for nature and a commitment to sustainable practices. His comprehensive understanding of native North American plants, especially perennials, and succulents, is distilled into over 500 articles on the Farmer Jer website. Each article is a testament to his unwavering dedication to spreading the joy of gardening.
Born into a household immersed in animal care and powered by his diverse professional background, Jeremy’s unique combination of skills and knowledge allows him to blend the practical and the aesthetic in his gardening pursuits. His academic background in electro-mechanical engineering, marketing, and web development (including plugin development, like the Add Internal Links Lite plugin), further adds a unique dimension to his understanding of the organic and the digital.
The Farmer Jer persona brings together Jeremy’s lifelong affection for animals, including his loyal German Pinscher, Tucker, his passion for nature and gardening, and his technical proficiency. Known as a hobby authority in backyard organic gardening and urban farming in small spaces, Jeremy’s vast knowledge and hands-on experience make him an invaluable guide in your gardening journey.
Join Farmer Jer and discover the magic of transforming small spaces into lush green corners teeming with life. Immerse yourself in the art and science of gardening and experience the joy of harvesting your own organically grown produce right from your backyard.
I want to give good, real, researched information and to provide it in a readable format that is delivered to not only entertain but maybe even inspire or teach. If I can give you a good read that teaches you something and you enjoy it, then my work here is done. I hope you enjoy my work.Jeremy Shantz
Other Sites By Jeremy Shantz
Some of Jeremy’s Articles
- Dog House Times – Plants Dogs Hate And Some They Don’t But Should
- Boating Guide Magazine – Boat Hull Types – Which Is Best For You?
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