Community Crops Wish List

Below are various items we need for the Community Garden and Growing Farmers Training Programs.

Wish List.pdf

Contact us at (402) 474-9802 or if you can provide any of these things. Please take into consideration that all donated items need to be in good working condition.


  • Truck that can pull a full trailer
  • Mini-Van for staff to use for Crops programming in Lincoln
  • golf cart (for getting around farm, assisting those with disabilities)
  • SLR Camera and lens


  • Gardening in Community Gardens
  • Production Harvest Assistance
  • Summer Youth Gardening Assistance
  • Volunteers to Assist with Composting
  • Office Cleaning Assistance

Gardening Materials

  • Heavy-duty tomato cages (or materials to make our own)
  • Hoses and hand tools in good condition
  • Vegetable seeds and plants
  • Tillers
  • Wheelbarrows and Extra Wheels
  • Rubber Work Boots
  • Compost Tumblers
  • Water Coolers
  • Wooden Pallets
  • Wooden Stakes (to label beds)
  • Plastic baling twine for trellising
  • Wire Mesh (Galvanized hardware cloth)
  • Coolers for Food-Net donations
  • Perennial fruit plants such as rhubarb, strawberries or asparagus, fruit bushes
  • Power tools: circular saw, drill etc.

Farm Program Items

  • Farm Supplies
  • Carts/Wagons for Farm
  • Stainless Steel Tables, Deep sinks, (to wash greens)
  • Split-rail Fencing
  • T-posts/ T-post driver
  • Cattle Panels
  • Market Scales (for farm)
  • Baskets
  • Large plastic totes to harvest/store veg
  • Large upright coolers (electric) to store veg
  • Gift cards to grocery stores for class supplies
  • Gator/mules/other utility vehicles
  • Golf cart (for getting around farm, assisting those with disabilities)
  • Hand or Power tools
  • gift cards or credit at local printer/designer…to get Crops merchandising/made

Youth Program Supplies

  • Vehicle for youth programming: mini-van or small truck
  • Perennial flowers/bushes and fruits
  • Vegetable transplants
  • Straw/hay bales
  • Fruit Trees
  • Small sheds
  • Compost/horse manure—delivered
  • Clear plastic totes
  • Raised bed materials
  • Extra Wheels and Wheelbarrows
  • Hoses and hand tools in good condition
  • Heavy-duty Tomato Cages
  • Plastic Baling Twine for Trellising
  • Cooking Supplies and Tools
  • Paint (white, colored, varnish)
  • T-Posts
  • Shelving Units
  • Office Supplies
  • Office Computers
  • Office Supplies
  • Folding Tables and Chairs
  • Shelving units–wire mesh preferred
  • Ladder
  • Cargo Bicycle
  • Gift Cards or credit at local printer/designer

General Policies

  • Please contact Community Crops before dropping off any items.
  • By law, the valuation of any in-kind donation is the responsibility of the donor.
  • In-kind donations must be consistent with the activities, policies, mission, goals, and/or programs of Community Crops
  • Due to lack of storage space and resources, Community Crops reserves the right to decline any in-kind donation.
  • Items that are accepted as in-kind donations by Community Crops become our property and may be re-donated, sold or discarded as need be.