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21st Nov '17 11:43:06 AM Pichu-kun
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* Ooishi in ''[[VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai]]'' mentioned his plans for having a vegetable garden after retirement, as a way of finally having a carefree life.

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* Ooishi in ''[[VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai]]'' ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry'' mentioned his plans for having a vegetable garden after retirement, as a way of finally having a carefree life.


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* In ''Literature/WarriorCats'', Ravenpaw runs away from [=ThunderClan=] in fear of his life and begins living with a barn cat named Barley. He proceeds to live a comfortable life as a barn cat from then on. Ravenpaw notes that life is much easier on a farm than in the forest. He doesn't have to worry about patrols or being attacked and he barely has to hunt due to all the mice.
7th Oct '17 3:55:33 PM nombretomado
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* In ''Film/HolidayInn'', when [[BingCrosby Jim Hardy]] starts the film quitting show business to become a farmer, thinking that he could relax away from the stress of show-biz. [[DeconstructedTrope After a year of working on the farm he has a nervous breakdown]].

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* In ''Film/HolidayInn'', when [[BingCrosby [[Music/BingCrosby Jim Hardy]] starts the film quitting show business to become a farmer, thinking that he could relax away from the stress of show-biz. [[DeconstructedTrope After a year of working on the farm he has a nervous breakdown]].
6th Oct '17 11:26:58 AM Sharlee
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* One reason why Shadowdale in the ''TabletopGames/ForgottenRealms'' has successfully weathered an awful lot of monster attacks, despite its small population and lack of heavy fortifications, is that several high-level player characters from Ed Greenwood's home D&D campaigns wrapped up their adventuring careers by heeding this trope and starting farms there.

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* One reason why Shadowdale in the ''TabletopGames/ForgottenRealms'' ''TabletopGame/ForgottenRealms'' has successfully weathered an awful lot of monster attacks, despite its small population and lack of heavy fortifications, is that several high-level player characters from Ed Greenwood's home D&D campaigns wrapped up their adventuring careers by heeding this trope and starting farms there.
6th Oct '17 11:26:16 AM Sharlee
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* One reason why Shadowdale in the ''ForgottenRealms'' has successfully weathered an awful lot of monster attacks, despite its small population, is that some high-level player characters from Creator/EdGreenwood's old home D&D campaigns wrapped up their adventuring careers by heeding this trope and starting farms there.

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* One reason why Shadowdale in the ''ForgottenRealms'' ''TabletopGames/ForgottenRealms'' has successfully weathered an awful lot of monster attacks, despite its small population, population and lack of heavy fortifications, is that some several high-level player characters from Creator/EdGreenwood's old Ed Greenwood's home D&D campaigns wrapped up their adventuring careers by heeding this trope and starting farms there.
6th Oct '17 11:24:25 AM Sharlee
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* One reason why Shadowdale in the ''ForgottenRealms'' has successfully weathered an awful lot of monster attacks, despite its small population, is that some high-level player characters from Creator/EdGreenwood's old home D&D campaigns wrapped up their adventuring careers by heeding this trope and starting farms there.
14th Sep '17 10:36:35 AM CosmicFerret
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* Combine this with an old man transforming himself into a HollywoodCyborg and you get the premise behind ''Manga/CyborgGrandpaG''

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* Combine this with an old man transforming himself into a HollywoodCyborg {{Cyborg}} and you get the premise behind ''Manga/CyborgGrandpaG''
22nd Jun '17 7:31:42 AM shrikelet
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* In an early chapter of ''Manga/KenichiTheMightiestDisciple'', Kenichi swears off martial arts and joins the gardening club instead. TheCallKnowsWhereYouLive, naturally, but Kenichi never actually quits the club.

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In an early chapter of ''Manga/KenichiTheMightiestDisciple'', chapter, Kenichi swears off martial arts and joins the gardening club instead. TheCallKnowsWhereYouLive, naturally, but Kenichi never actually quits the club.club.
** After Shigure gives Kii Kagerou one of "[her] father's masterpieces" (a [[spoiler:mattock]]) in exchange for a promise to never kill another person and his aid in fighting against Kushinada and three other Armed Yami masters, he starts cultivating the fields around his hermitage.
18th Jun '17 3:40:27 AM StarTropes
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* At the start of ''Film/RogueOne'', genius scientist Galen Erso has chosen a life of farming when Orson Krennic tracks him down and forcibly recruits him to the Death Star project after killing his wife.
6th May '17 7:08:57 AM XFllo
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* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'': Picard was managing his family vineyard as part of the alternate future in the GrandFinale.

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''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'': Famous Starfleet captain Picard was managing his family vineyard as part of the alternate future in the GrandFinale.



** Several of the former members of Kira's Resistance cell in ''[[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine Deep Space Nine]]'' are also shown as farmers, seemingly for the reasons described in the trope descriptions.

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** Several of the former members of Kira's Resistance cell in ''[[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine Deep Space Nine]]'' are also shown as farmers, seemingly for the reasons described in the trope descriptions.


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* ''Series/TheXFiles'': Victor Klemper is a former Nazi scientist who was offered an asylum in the States. He was employed by the Syndicate as a biologist trying to create an alien human hybrid. When agents Mulder and Scully come to confront him, he is working in his greenhouse on his flowers, particularly orchids, all blooming and very beautiful.
30th Apr '17 12:44:39 PM nombretomado
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* In ''Franchise/HarvestMoon'' this trope appears in most every game. [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], since its a farming game. Most games have your Father die, with you taking his place. One notable time where this 'didn't' happen was ''VideoGame/StoryOfSeasons'', where the PlayerCharacter, having been raised in a mostly Urban area, always wanted to be a farmer, so upon seeing an ad for working on a farm in the rural boondocks, you sprung at the chance.

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* In ''Franchise/HarvestMoon'' ''VideoGame/HarvestMoon'' this trope appears in most every game. [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], since its a farming game. Most games have your Father die, with you taking his place. One notable time where this 'didn't' happen was ''VideoGame/StoryOfSeasons'', where the PlayerCharacter, having been raised in a mostly Urban area, always wanted to be a farmer, so upon seeing an ad for working on a farm in the rural boondocks, you sprung at the chance.



** Hell, the whole ''VideoGame/RuneFactory'' franchise might count, being a spinoff of its sister-series, HarvestMoon. Both the protagonists and their neighbors across all games dabble in the battlefield as much as they do in the sowing field, with varying degrees of success.

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** Hell, the whole ''VideoGame/RuneFactory'' franchise might count, being a spinoff of its sister-series, HarvestMoon.VideoGame/HarvestMoon. Both the protagonists and their neighbors across all games dabble in the battlefield as much as they do in the sowing field, with varying degrees of success.
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