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Winebelly Pours One Out
Today's Austin food news
"...Johnson's Backyard Garden hustles and flows, Hops & Grain has..."

Sept. 23, 2015 Food Post by Brandon Watson

Farmers Market Report: November 17
Gearing up for Thanksgiving
"...I saw the season’s first baby spinach at Johnson’s Backyard Garden on Saturday! Spinach season has begun! We will..."

Nov. 15, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: October 21st, 2012
It's Chile Verde Time!
"...and jalapenos together, but if I remember correctly Johnson’s Backyard Garden comes in strong with the tomatillos too. Dai..."

Oct. 19, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

My SXSW ECO 2012 Experience Wrap Up
Sustainability in food and environment and culture! Oh, my!
"...nestled into a not-so-far east corner of Austin, Johnson’s Backyard Garden hosted the SXSW Eco Welcome Dinner with Local..."

Oct. 6, 2012 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Farmers Market Report: March 30-31
Easter weekend happenings at the markets
"...is continuing to harvest sweet young artichokes, and Johnson’s Backyard Garden continues to carry enormous bags of organic citrus..."

March 29, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: November 10, 2012
Central Texas bounty holds steady
"...(young ones) are starting to show up too; Johnson’s Backyard Garden definitely has them and a few others too...."

Nov. 9, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: August 25
What to expect at the farmers markets tomorrow
"...have been eating salads with it all week. Johnson’s Backyard Garden also has bags of baby arugula, though theirs..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: April 20-21
Perfect conditions this weekend
"...lettuce, a few extra weeks. The lettuce in my garden has bolted already, but the Farmers Market lettuces are..."

April 19, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Kate Payne Picked a Pickled Profession
Payne's workshop at JBG inspires a second chance for sauerkraut
"...Kate Payne at the gorgeous sprawling acres of Johnson’s Backyard Garden this past Saturday, I jumped at the chance..."

April 16, 2013 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Farmers Market Report: March 23-24
Spring hits full stride
"...Johnson’s Backyard Garden will be bringing a new crop of spring..."

March 22, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: March 2-3
Markets are moving!
"...in addition to the regular vendors which include Johnson’s Backyard Garden, FLOUR Bakery, Pate Letalier, Healthy Hound, Lamba’s Royal..."

March 1, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: February 2-3
It might be Spring already
"...vendors. Fruit is still limited to citrus form Johnson’s Backyard Garden (all markets) and Strawberries from STAR (Barton Creek..."

Feb. 1, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: January 26-27
Feels like Spring
"...has been citrus (lately grapefruits and oranges at Johnson’s Backyard Garden stands), but the Star Farmers Markettable at Barton..."

Jan. 25, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: Jan. 19-20
Perfect farmers market weather!
"...of course, hothouse vegetables like tomatoes and lettuce. Johnson’s Backyard Garden will still be selling organic grapefruits and oranges..."

Jan. 18, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: January 12-13
Texas midwinter plenty
"...Johnson’s Backyard Garden will have grapefruit and oranges, and several vendors..."

Jan. 11, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Out With the Old, In With the Goat
A new year calls for new recipes: slow-roasted goat leg
"...I also stopped by Best of Austin winner Johnson’s Backyard Garden stand to buy my beets and carrots for..."

Jan. 9, 2013 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Farmer’s Market Report: January 5-6, 2012
Markets back to normal after the Holidays
"...winter left to make pecan pie), beets, potatoes (Johnson’s Backyard Garden has Yukon Golds for cheap) Curly Kale, Russian..."

Jan. 4, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: December 15
Let's take a look at the Sunday markets!
"...In the fruit department, it is citrus time! Johnson’s Backyard Garden is selling organic oranges and ruby red grapefruits..."

Dec. 15, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: December 8
A hard freeze is coming!
"...Johnson’s Backyard Garden will continue to have organic ruby red grapefruits..."

Dec. 7, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: November 24
Thanksgiving weekend: somewhat tinier markets
"...Wrapping up all this Rush of the New, Johnson’s Backyard Garden has curly Belgian endive. There are so many..."

Nov. 22, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

HOPE Farmers Market
Check out what's happening Sunday morning at the HOPE Market
"...markets, but all the bases are nevertheless covered. Johnson’s Backyard Garden has every seasonal vegetable available (is there anything..."

Oct. 13, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: September 22, 2012
What to expect at the Farmers Markets this Saturday
"...really fast. Bitter cooking greens are coming back; Johnson’s Backyard Garden has at least four different kinds, Kale, Mustard,..."

Sept. 20, 2012 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Farmers Market Report: July 13-14, 2013
Melons, peppers, cucumbers, squash, okra
"...of cantaloupe, watermelon, honeydew, and casaba melons, and Johnson’s Backyard Garden has a good number of melons as well...."

July 12, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Food-o-File
Food news about town
"...Brenton Johnson started his farming career with a big garden that eventually took over the entire yard of his..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

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