Austin Area Farmers’ Markets, Farm Stands

AUSTIN FARMERS’ MARKETS OPERATING YEAR ROUND Barton Creek Farmers’ Market www.bartoncreekfarmersmarket.org 2901 S. Capital of Texas Hwy, In the parking lot of Barton Creek Mall next to Dillard’s. 9 AM – 1 PM, Saturday Salila Travers – (512) 443-0143 Cedar … Continued

Grow Food Where You Live: Edible Landscapes and Natural Yards

These pioneers recognize that the yards and surplus public lands in our neighborhoods are not efficiently managed. We can dramatically reduce water use and improve the natural habitats surrounding our homes, while producing food in a sustainable method. In their … Continued

Community Supported Agriculture: Buy Shares of Local Producers’ Foods

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is based on consumers buying a share of a particular producer’s foods, creating a mutually advantageous relationship. One example is City Farm Austin where your shares get you raw goat’s milk. Prices depend on who milks … Continued

Paul Robbins’ Indispensable Environmental Directory

  This Environmental Directory is required reading for finding the best sources of green living in Central Texas. It is meticulously researched and covers a broad spectrum of issues, services and sources. Mr. Robbins is a veteran activist for energy … Continued

City of Austin Xeriscape Plants List

Recommended Central Texas Xeriscape PlantsXeriscaping, water-conserving landscapes, drought-tolerant landscaping, or smart scaping, this comprehensive list is tailored to Austin and, in some cases, more specifically targeted to a part of town. This List of Xeriscape Plants is provided by the … Continued