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  • Farmer Erin | Green Gate Farms
    addition to farming pigs and petals she is a writer publicist and is involved with the Slow Food Austin Board of Directors Author Archive Farmer Erin Celebrate Cesar Chavez Day with Organic Lettuce By Farmer Erin on March 30 2011 in Essays This Thursday is a day set aside in Texas for community service to honor agricultural activist Cesar Chavez Don t hesitate to make a contribution to your favorite farm or FARFA If nothing else take some time think about Mr Chavez His battles against pesticides on lettuce and grapes and on behalf of farm workers still Continue Reading 0 Desert or Swamp By Farmer Erin on June 7 2010 in Essays Green Gate Farms a certified organic farm was established by Skip Connett and Erin Flynn in a blighted neighborhood in east Austin in 2006 Working off farm jobs to fund our efforts we restored a historical farm site to create a community resource for neighbors of all incomes Our vision is to cultivate a healthy farm Continue Reading 0 Eating Francis By Farmer Erin on June 7 2006 in Essays We were sitting around the kitchen table counting okra eight to a bag when suddenly Avery cried Mommy I don t want to eat Francis As her five year old butterscotch colored eyes spilled tears I realized we were living a page from Charlotte s Web How did this happen Eight months ago we lived in a beautiful bungalow Continue Reading 0 Previous 1 2 Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact

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  • Blog | Green Gate Farms
    farmers include the high cost of equipment a new tractor costs as much as a new car Create an equipment lending cooperative for area farmers Continue Reading 0 Become a Vocal Local By Green Gate Farms on January 1 2010 in Action Alert Citizens must speak up if local sustainable food is to thrive Farmers work extremely long hours and are often unable to attend community events Speak out on their behalf Continue Reading 0 What a Difference a Year Can Make By Green Gate Farms on March 2 2009 in Essays What a difference a year makes As I prepare to harvest the first share of the season memories of last year s drought have vanished like last year s weeds buried beneath a verdant cover crop so thick and green it almost seems unnatural Today the second day of Spring I was covering our warm weather crops Continue Reading 0 Bergstrom History By Green Gate Farms on January 16 2009 in Essays When I was growing up my family had such ancestor worship you d have thought we were Chinese No surprise then that I m intrigued by all family histories even those of complete strangers Consider the Bergstroms pictured above This handsome Swedish family created the farm where we live on Decker Lane Skip and I think of Continue Reading 3 Previous 1 91 92 93 94 Next Twitter Profile Green Gate Farms greengatefarms Cultivating Healthy Food Farmers and Communities Austin TX 1002 friends 1512 followers 817 tweets Tweeting since May 14 2009 Follow greengatefarms on Twitter Instagram Profile Green Gate Farms greengatefarms http greengatefarms net csa A historic urban certified organic farm cultivating healthy food farmers and communities in Austin TX Join our spring summer CSA 136 Media 969 Followed By 423 Follows Categories Action Alert

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  • January | Green Gate Farms
    Events JANUARY 2013 Workshop Creating the Farm of Your Dreams This workshop is designed to help wannabe farmers those with and without land and landowners avoid the costly mistakes we made Topics will cover all aspects of choosing and managing agricultural property including soil water mineral evaluation choosing crops and livestock labor budgeting recommended resources ag exemptions and taxes and quality of life issues In addition to farm tour and classroom time participants will receive private evaluation to help them achieve their goals Space limited to 10 participants Sunday January 27 10 4 450 or 400 per couple Reserve your spot today About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms OCTOBER NEWS Austin Permaculture Guild Meets at GGF No comments yet Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply Comment Name required Email will not be published required Website Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact Us About Green Gate Farms a

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  • Slow Food/Slow Money Supper, 5/22 | Green Gate Farms
    Return to Content Slow Food Slow Money Supper 5 22 By Green Gate Farms on May 4 2012 in Events Slow Food Austin Slow Money present A Slow Supper at Green Gate Farms Date Tuesday May 22 2012 Time 6 00 p m Dark Location Green Gate Farms 8310 Canoga Avenue Austin TX 78724 map Is there anything more gratifying than spending a spring evening eating with friends on a local farm Join old and new friends at a potluck dinner on the farm with live music beverages and a tour of the farm Bring a slow dish of your choice to share We also suggest bringing your own dinnerware camp chair or blanket and extra money if you would like to buy goodies from the farm while you are there At this event you can learn more about all organizations involved and we will feature education about local CSA s including a list of CSA s that are still accepting new members Learn more about what might make a dish slow 15 suggested donation will support Slow Food Austin Slow Money Austin and The New Farm Institute About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms Earth Day at the Farm Fresh Tomato Salsa No comments yet Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply Comment Name required Email will not be published required Website Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact Us About Green Gate Farms a certified organic farm was established by us Skip Connett and Erin Flynn in an

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  • Earth Day at the Farm | Green Gate Farms
    Camp 9 am 1 pm In this half day farm camp children ages 5 15 get to explore the farm and assist farmers as they work in the fields and tend to livestock Part of this month s camp will be a Seed Saving class that is also free and open to the public Come celebrate local organic seed bring seeds to share if you have some Noon 12 30 Register today Tempeh Tasting with The Hearty Vegan 11am 2pm The Hearty Vegan makes organic local hand made tempeh now to be sold at Green Gate Farms Tempeh is a fermented soyfood with a delicious flavor and meat like texture It s high in protein magnesium riboflavin phosphorus and manganese low in saturated fats and has no cholesterol Tempeh makes a fantastic meat substitute Come meet the founder of Hearty Vegan and taste some alternative protein Pony Cart Rides 12 pm 1 pm Our plow pony White Sox loves pulling her shiny red cart Farmer Skip or daughter Avery can take you and a friend on an exhilarating ride in the surrounding fields and neighborhoods Just 10 per person or free with 25 purchase at our farm stand Seed Saving Class 12 pm 12 30 pm Learn how easy and important it is to save seeds Co founder of Green Gate Farms will teach this free short course that s open to all Happy Earth Day Please bring seeds to swap Farm Stand Saturday 10am 2pm Organic vegetables herbs meats eggs flower bouquets seeds garden transplants and more available Bring a cooler and stock up About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms Farm Stand Special Slow Food Slow Money Supper 5 22 Comments are closed Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First

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  • Farm Stand Special | Green Gate Farms
    Trips Service Learning Birthday Parties Weddings Special Events GET INVOLVED Community Organizers Internships Workshare Program Volunteer Partners Keep Our Green Gates Open Return to Content Farm Stand Special By Green Gate Farms on April 19 2012 in Events Contents Tuesdays 4 6 Fridays 12 6 Saturdays 10 2 read about our farm stand and see what s available now Tuesdays 4 6 Fridays 12 6 Saturdays 10 2 read about our farm stand and see what s available now About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms featured Cooking tips to store and prepare greens Earth Day at the Farm Comments are closed Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact Us About Green Gate Farms a certified organic farm was established by us Skip Connett and Erin Flynn in an underserved neighborhood in east Austin in 2006 Working off farm jobs to fund our efforts we restored a historic farm site to

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  • Free Farm Tour | Green Gate Farms
    Gate Farms on March 7 2012 in Events Please join us Saturday March 10th for a free Farm Tour to kick off our spring CSA season Come stock up on organic vegetables and plants for your spring garden Come meet the animals including the first of the spring babies explore the historic barn and learn about our seven year old community supported farm Guests are welcome to bring the kids no dogs please and relax on the farm following the tour Farm Stand reopens March 13 Tuesdays 4 6 pm Fridays 12 6 pm Saturdays 10 2 pm About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms Lights Camera Overalls Workshares Interns Needed No comments yet Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply Comment Name required Email will not be published required Website Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact Us About Green Gate Farms a certified organic farm was established by

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  • Events | Green Gate Farms
    Return to Content Archive Events Greenhorns Movie Premiere Friday March 16 6 9pm By Green Gate Farms on March 6 2012 in Events Take a break from SXSW madness with movie night on the big red barn Enjoy this mixer over a spread of delicious locally produced food drink and live music Continue Reading 0 Beekeeping Workshop 3 8 By Green Gate Farms on March 6 2012 in Events Join MAR s Honey owner Farmer Raul and visiting students from Xavier University for a 90 minute beekeeping class Continue Reading 0 Shotgun wedding potluck 3 3 By Green Gate Farms on February 29 2012 in Events We ll have lots of live music beer and cider from Split Rail Ales a big ol Southern style community potluck and a full on shotgun wedding procession parody Continue Reading 4 Spring Break Camp By Green Gate Farms on February 25 2012 in Events Now s your child s chance to get a behind the scenes view of a diversified certified organic farm during a special weeklong spring break camp session March 12 16 Continue Reading Adult Farm Camps By Green Gate Farms on February 5 2012 in Events Why should kids have all the fun Join us on second Sundays for an adult version of our farmer for a day camp Continue Reading 0 Previous 1 2 3 4 10 Next Make A Donation Fundraising Websites Crowdrise Become A Farm Supporter First Name Last Name Email Address Photos on flick r Helpful Links Join the Meat CSA Manage Your Meat CSA Account Join the 2016 Spring Summer CSA Manage Your Vegetable CSA Send Your Kid To Camp Attend A Workshop Calendar Directions Contact Us About Green Gate Farms a certified organic farm was established by us Skip Connett and Erin Flynn in

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