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.
Plot/Allotment GardenPlot Count:
10-30Type:Community-school garden Size:
Less than 1/4 acrePrimary Production:
Compost, Flowers/greenery, HerbsCulture/Language:
Anyone interested in growing vegetables
About half of the produce goes to food pantries; the rest to individuals who have plots
Plot fee is $25. Clay County Master Gardeners provide funding, and an NNR grant is still being used.
|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.|