FRESH FROM YOUR
Gardening as a community has long been an enjoyable and productive way for neighbors to connect with others who enjoy producing their own food and growing extra for those who need help.
If you don’t have a suitable location, adequate soils, or all the time needed to attend to your plot, or you simply enjoy the company of others while digging in the dirt, consider joining or forming a community garden.
access to a sunny, suitable plot
knowledge and confidence in the skills needed
enjoy getting more involved with neighbors or other community members
sell produce for money
personal consumption in season and for preservation
donate food to others
outdoor fresh air, exercise, sunshine
save money on the grocery bill
Currently, two Community Gardens are in operation in Carteret County:
NC Coastal Federation
3609 Hwy 24, Newport
All Saints Anglican Church
292 McCabe Rd, Newport