Mt. Vernon Community Garden

Our 25 acre site is “A Free Market for Health and Wellness”.  Our volunteers plant the veggies and open the gate to the community to come in and harvest at no charge.  Our goal is to enhance families daily meals and put funds back into their budget for other needs.

Garden Information

Started:

2011

County:

Rowan

Participant Count:

10-30

Organization:

50/50 Mix

Plot Count:

Less than 10

Type:Neighborhood/Public garden Size:

1 - 5 acres

Primary Production:

Vegetables

Secondary Production:

Flowers/greenery, Fruits, Herbs

Culture/Language:

English

Primary Audience:

Anyone at anytime is welcome in the garden

Primarily Served:

People in the Woodleaf Barber community

Funding Source:

Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church, Salem Presbytery, The Cannon Found, Blanche and Julian Robertson Found, Presby Women USA


Affiliated Organization

Type Name Website Phone Email
Faith/Church group Mt. Vernon Presbyterian View site 704-278-2693 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Production Report

Time Period Crop Type Pounds Harvested
2014 Season vegetables 1000

Contact Information

Land Ownership:

Private Land
Mt. Vernon Presbyterian
704-278-9389
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Garden Contact:

Brenda Chunn
704-278-2693
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Garden Location:

3760 Woodleaf Barber Road, Cleveland, NC 27013, USA

Mailing Address:

POB 273

Woodleaf, NC 27054