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  • Buy Sponsored Shares, Keep Your Community Healthy | Green Gate Farms
    and meats will help those who need it most Meet all the new baby farm animals stay for happy hour and take home as much fresh organic groceries as you can carry Sponsored Shares Green Gate Farms Sponsored CSA Share Program is a new innovative way to invest in your community s health Sponsored Shares purchased by individuals and businesses provide our organic vegetables to children battling diet related disease This year Sponsored CSA Share recipients are children participating in the Healthy Families Initiative at University of Texas Elementary School and children participating in the Healthy Living Happy Living program at Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity at Dell Children s Medical Center In addition to receiving a share of vegetables throughout the season children and their families learn about nutrition as well as how to cook using freshly harvested vegetables These families are motivated to make changes in their lives Your gift ensures they receive the healthiest food possible and accomplish their goals Our thanks to GILDA GRACE a new gift shop and bridal boutique at 1818 35th Street the former Gardens store location for taking the lead on this community initiative Be sure to shop at GILDA GRACE Contact us today to sponsor shares and give the gift of health to those who need it most This Week s Share May Feature Though the freezes are taking a toll on our fields we are chugging along We re determined to keep you well fed until Christmas 12B out of our 14 week season Carrots Turnips Beets Lettuce Romaine or Red speckled Tomatoes green red and orange Hot Peppers Green Garlic Winter squash Bok choy Collards or Broccoli greens Dill or cilantro or parsley Soon Broccoli Blue Hubbard Potatoes red and Yukon and Green Gate

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  • Give the Gift of Health | Green Gate Farms
    a gift basket to your budget including CSA Membership Sponsored Shares Premium Meat We can tailor a gift basket to your budget including fresh vegetables including ones that keep e g butternut squash local honey Sur La Table Eating Local cookbook featuring Green Gate Farms voted one of the best cookbooks of the year by Publisher s Weekly Green Gate Farms t shirt see them here Kestrel s Truffles more info here CSA Membership Give the gift of health to a friend or relative Sign them up for a weekly or every other week basket of vegetables We can provide a gift certificate as a stocking stuffer Sign up here and mark Gift Sponsored Shares Help a neighborhood child fight diet related disease By donating to our Sponsored Share program a child will savor our spring treats every week Green Gate letter of thanks provided Sign up here and mark Sponsored Share Premium Meat Finding the highest quality meat is easy thanks to our farmer friends who raise livestock with compassion Order a half or whole steer hog or chickens and ensure a steady supply of the best tasting food for the coming year Send us an email to let us know what you need About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms Eating good clean and fair for the holidays Buy Sponsored Shares Keep Your Community Healthy 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

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  • Holiday truffles by Kestrel | Green Gate Farms
    Program Volunteer Partners Keep Our Green Gates Open Return to Content Holiday truffles by Kestrel By Green Gate Farms on December 3 2010 in Farm News Need a sweet treat for the holidays Our farm s baker and administrative assistant Kestrel Lancaster is whipping up truffle treasures Not to be missed Purchase online or at farm stand Look for flavors packages and pricing info here and in this week s upcoming newsletter Sign up here for more info About Green Gate Farms View all posts by Green Gate Farms Choosing Good Clean Fair Restaurants Terra Madre Day Friday Dec 10 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 underserved neighborhood in east Austin in 2006

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  • Farm News | Green Gate Farms
    Events GET INVOLVED Community Organizers Internships Workshare Program Volunteer Partners Keep Our Green Gates Open Return to Content Archive Farm News New Home for Pigs By Green Gate Farms on February 1 2011 in Farm News Erin and her pigs get a new home before the arctic blast arrives Continue Reading 0 Sponsored CSA Members Give Thanks By Green Gate Farms on January 12 2011 in Farm News Sponsored CSA Share recipients the Healthy Families Initiative University of Texas Elementary School sent us this lovely thank you video Take a moment to watch Continue Reading 0 Five Little Guinea Hogs Leave The Nest By Green Gate Farms on January 11 2011 in Farm News Continue Reading 2 White Socks Delivers Xmas tree By Green Gate Farms on January 10 2011 in Farm News Our traditional Xmas tree harvest from across Decker Lane added a new feature this year horse drawn delivery to the front door Watch a YouTube video clip here Continue Reading 1 Five Little Guinea Hogs By Green Gate Farms on January 10 2011 in Farm News Last week we woke up to five baby guinea hogs born in the middle of the night see for yourself in this You Tube post Continue Reading 2 Previous 1 19 20 21 23 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 an underserved neighborhood in east Austin in 2006 Working off farm jobs to fund our

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  • Blog | Green Gate Farms
    berms in an attempt to redirect flooding And I m trying to focus on working with what we have not mourning what was lost delayed in earlier floods Remember this flower share from Continue Reading 1 CSA Newsletter Week 12A By Green Gate Farms on June 15 2015 in Blog CSA Events FIELD NOTES Is it really already mid June Well as we solidly enter the second half of the season we ve alreadybegun to think about the fall We re trying to get our seed orders placed so we can began seeding fall tomatoes peppers and eggplants as soon as this week Seems like the summer just started though Continue Reading 0 CSA Newsletter Week 11B By Green Gate Farms on June 9 2015 in Blog CSA Newsletter Notes From the Field Recipes Vegetables NOTES FROM THE FARM Howdy folks It s getting hot outside This will probably be the last week of root crops carrots unless the last of our beets at the Urban Farm make it through the 90 degree weather Summer shares will contain a lot of the similar suspects peppers tomatoes potatoes okra cucumbers squash Continue Reading 0 CSA Newsletter Week 10A By Green Gate Farms on June 2 2015 in Blog CSA Farm News Newsletter Notes From the Field Recipes NOTES FROM FARMER ERIN Several days of consistent sunshine has helped us shift from despair to repair Weeds are thigh high and all farmers are scrambling to harvest what remains Now is the time to organize a volunteer group at work or in your neighborhood to help your local farmer Our farm which welcomes volunteers Continue Reading 1 Previous 1 4 5 6 94 Next Twitter Profile Green Gate Farms greengatefarms Cultivating Healthy Food Farmers and Communities Austin TX 1002 friends 1512 followers 817

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  • Farm Events | Green Gate Farms
    Guide Meat CSA Flower CSA Egg CSA Be A Great CSA Member EDUCATION NEW FARM INSTITUTE Courses CAMPS Farmer For a Day Camp Spring Break Farm Camp Summer Farm Camps Farm Camp for Adults VISIT Farm Tours Field 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 Events google calendar events 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 create a community resource for neighbors of all incomes Our vision is to cultivate an organic farm that feeds mind body and soul 8310 Canoga Ave Austin TX 78724 512 484 2746 Green Gate Farms on Twitter Celebrate

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  • Celebrate Cesar Chavez Day with Organic Lettuce | Green Gate Farms
    on the farm FARFA organized farmers from around the state and they came Carol Ann of Boggy Creek Farm took center stage on her tractor and little Avery 5 and Ethan 4 were there too pulling their red wagon sporting their red rooster who crowed up the boulevard I was proud I felt similar pride this week as I became a member of Austin s Sustainable Food Policy Council Thank you Travis County Commissioner Ron Davis for nominating me to this board This advisory board is tasked with making local food more accessible to more citizens My responsibilities include finding models that work and making recommendations to the City Council to incorporate food matters into strategies budgeting decision making Skip and I helped start Atlanta s Local Food Policy Initiative years ago so I feel as if we ve come full circle Doesn t hesitate to send me suggestions and attend these meetings This is a community effort More about Mr Chavez courtesy of Wikipedia In the early 1970s the UFW organized strikes and boycotts to protest for and later win higher wages for those farm workers who were working for grape and lettuce growers The union also won collective bargaining rights to farm workers During the 1980s Chávez led a boycott to protest the use of toxic pesticides on grapes Bumper stickers reading NO GRAPES and UVAS NO were widespread He again fasted to draw public attention UFW organizers believed that a reduction in produce sales by 15 was sufficient to wipe out the profit margin of the boycotted product These strikes and boycotts generally ended with the signing of bargaining agreements Chávez undertook a number of spiritual fasts regarding the act as a personal spiritual transformation In 1968 he fasted for 25 days promoting the principle of nonviolence

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  • Blog | Green Gate Farms
    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 Food Bank By Green Gate Farms on May 11 2010 in Events Some CAFB employees and interns piled into a van recently and headed out to Green Gate Farms to learn about the local farming community by working in the shoes of an area farmer for a day The team learned a lot about local farming and as an added benefit harvested 124 pounds of assorted produce Continue Reading 0 Cooking Classes By Green Gate Farms on May 8 2010 in Events Take some time to enjoy Green Gate Farm s fresh organic produce on a whole new level with cooking classes at our brand new outdoor cooking pavilion in the herb garden Our pavilion was constructed just for the purpose of cooking beside the field of produce Chef Kert Peterson of Kert s Natural Kitchen is teaching a Continue Reading 0 Perfect Potatoes By Green Gate Farms on April 25 2010 in Essays Potatoes never grow to such perfection as ones pulled from the earth by tiny fearless hands Like Easter eggs said one child And so today was a kind of Easter for us at Green Gate Farms Erin put the word out at Discovery School that kids were invited to help harvest our pomme de terre Continue Reading 0 Previous 1 90 91 92 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

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