Cultivating Organic Food, Communities, and Farmers


Our Community-based farm needs your help. Whether it’s a talented friend or the stuff in your garage. Contact us before you throw away! Your junk may be our treasure. Here’s what we could use these days:

  • Wooden spools (make great picnic tables, goat toys)
  • OSB or plywood to add ceilings in Big Red Barn
  • Storage containers
  • Art supplies for Farm Camp
  • Picnic tables
  • Large coolers
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Office supplies, especially pens and rubber bands
  • Folding chairs
  • Storage bins
  • Tablecloths
  • Hoses, even with holes
  • Kiddie pool, for the ducks
  • Flat stepping stones
  • Kid-size gardening tools
  • Buckets
  • Quilts so guests can picnic
  • Clay pots, any size
  • Plastic planting containers for seeds or trees
  • Tools – cutters, hammers, screwdrivers, anything
  • Lawn mower
  • Gardening/Farming books, especially pre-1950s ones for our New Farm Institute Library
  • Grantwriters! Help get New Farm Institute’s enterprises funded, especially housing for our interns
  • Marketing genius
  • Architect to help restore and renvision farm buildings
  • Graphic Designer
  • Sign painter
  • Carpenter
  • Horse trainer (use our horse to give lessons!)
  • Handy man (who will trade work for food)
  • Banker (who will help us grow our farm)
  • Dentist for our staff (who will accept some payment in food)
  • Massage therapist for our staff
  • Large groups of volunteers

Call us today for more information.

Contact Us

Green Gate Farms
8310 Canoga Ave
Austin, TX 78724

Email: info@greengatefarms.net
Phone: 512-484-2746