Clay County Community Garden

Located alongside a creek in valley with a mountain backdrop, our garden consists of 3-5 20x20 master gardener plots plus 10-15 individual plots. A large common area is used to grow corn and/or potatoes. All of our harvest is donated to local food banks and charities.

Garden Information

Started:

2008

County:

Clay

Participant Count:

10-30

Organization:

Plot/Allotment Garden

Plot Count:

10-30

Type:Community-school garden Size:

Less than 1/4 acre

Primary Production:

Vegetables

Secondary Production:

Compost, Flowers/greenery, Herbs

Culture/Language:

English

Primary Audience:

Anyone interested in growing vegetables

Primarily Served:

About half of the produce goes to food pantries; the rest to individuals who have plots

Funding Source:

Plot fee is $25. Clay County Master Gardeners provide funding, and an NNR grant is still being used.


Affiliated Organization

Type Name Website Phone Email
Cooperative Extension CCMGVA - 828-389-6305 -

Production Report

Time Period Crop Type Pounds Harvested
2012 season summer vegetables 1100 in Master Gardener plots only
2013 season summer vegetables 850 in Master Gardener plots only
2014 season summer vegetables 1288 in Master Gardener plots.

Contact Information

Land Ownership:

Public Land
Clay County Public Schools

Garden Contact:

Rob Stoy

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Betsy Hall

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Jan Kowalsky

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Garden Location:

Anderson Street, Hayesville, NC 28904, USA

Mailing Address:

Clay County Master Gardeners
36 Davis Loop, #1
Hayesville, NC 28904