Announcement Slides

Lunch 'n Learn Webinars

A series of webinars for NC community gardeners and garden advocates to lunch 'n learn together! Wednesdays 12:30-1:15pm.

Announcement Slides

Become a NCCGP Member!

We are now accepting membership applications and welcome the opportunity to work together building stronger, healthier food systems in North Carolina.

Dig In! Yancey Community Garden

Dig In! Yancey Community Garden

Our mission is to maintain a volunteer-operated community garden that provides fresh produce to local food relief agencies.

Liberty Community Garden

Liberty Community Garden

Liberty Community Garden members with some of the garden harvest, July 2011

Greene Community Garden

Greene Community Garden

Gardeners cleaning up fall gardens.

River Bend Community Organic Garden (RB COG)

River Bend Community Organic Garden exists to teach residents how to improve their health and well-being by raising sustainable, organic veg

North Carolina Community Garden Partners

What are community gardens?

Simply stated, a community garden is any piece of land gardened by a group of people. To many people though, they are much more than that! Community gardens create strong healthy communities by increasing community involvement and interaction between neighbors, providing fresh fruits and vegetables and increasing opportunities for physical activity. Gardens can save people money, they increase green space in urban areas, they serve as wonderful hands-on educational centers, and so much more.

North Carolina Community Garden Partners (NCCGP) is a nonprofit membership organization made of partners across the state interested in “growing” community gardens. Visit our list of partner organizations and partner gardens.

Our vision is to increase the quantity, quality and sustainability of community gardens in North Carolina.

Our mission is to 1) expand community gardening efforts throughout the state 2) increase community food security and improve access to healthy food and 3) strengthen community involvement and build community capacity by promoting community gardens, connecting partners, providing education and sharing resources across the state.

NC Center for Nonprofits logo 10% NC local foods campaign  NC Cooperative Extension logo

Add Your Garden to the Garden Directory -- it's Free!

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Events
April 25, 2014

The Wonder of Compost

Get a handle on compost basics and learn how compost can help improve your vegetable, fruit, and flower production.

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April 28, 2014 - April 30, 2014

Seed Planting at Snow Hill Primary School

Cool weather seeds and plants will planted on April 29th, 30th and May 1st at Snow Hill Primary School Garden.
Workshop: How to plant seeds, germination and potted plants.

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May 09, 2014

Art in the Garden

At this kid-friendly workshop, we will be designing art for the outdoor spaces around our home and in our gardens.

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May 09, 2014 - May 09, 2014

Friends of Cora Garden Tour

Hours are 10 am to 2 pm.  Drop in and learn about how the garden began and see the gardening practices we are using.

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May 21, 2014

Community Garden Lunch ‘n Learn Webinar Series

Friendship Gardens: Plots to Thicken Community
Henry Owen, Program Director, Friendship Gardens

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