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The American Community Garden Association (AGCA) supports community gardening by facilitating the formation and expansion of state and regional community gardening networks; developing resources in support of community gardening; and, encouraging research and conducting educational programs.

American Community
Gardening Association

The American Community Garden Association (ACGA) supports community gardening by facilitating the formation and expansion of state and regional community gardening networks; developing resources in support of community gardening; and, encouraging research and conducting educational programs.

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What's Happening With
Community Gardening Across the Country

Follow this "One Search" link to access information from hundreds of Cooperative Extension sites across the county.  With one click you can find resources provided by Land-Grant institutions across the country.

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Enter Your Garden in
the Directory

Join the 90+ gardens that have already made their mark (ie. carrot) on the map! Add your garden to the North Carolina community garden directory. Follow these 5 easy steps.  1) Visit www.NCCGP.org 2) Check to see if your garden is already listed in the Garden Directory. If it is, great!  If not, please continue. 3) Create an Account. (We recommend using the garden's name as the Username.) 4) Check your email to activate your account. 5) Register your garden(s) by filling in the profile information. Benefits to this directory include... -- Log-in to your account at any time and update the gardens' profile -- It's free to create an account and register 1 or more gardens! -- Share photos from your garden in the rotating photo display on the NCCGP homepage. -- Share events that you'd like others across the state to know about. -- Get connected with an exciting and growing network of community gardens across the state! -- Direct people to your online garden profile to promote your garden, recruit new gardeners and volunteers, and provide a point of contact. If you have questions or need help registering your garden(s), please write us via the "Contact" form on www.NCCGP.org or call Lisa at 336-285-4622.  If you have comments about how to improve this directory or make it more useful for individual gardens or groups that are already doing great work to organize and collect community garden information in their local area, we would love to hear from you. We look forward to seeing your garden profile on www.NCCGP.org!

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Get Involved in
Community Gardening!

Welcome to the North Carolina Community Gardens Site! We have the resources you need to make your community garden a success. Whether you're just getting started or you're looking for ways to expand your community garden efforts, NC Cooperative Extension can help. Dig in to find a community garden near you. Learn how to start a new garden. Find resources to support an existing one. Get involved with The North Carolina Community Garden Partners “Like” us on Facebook Questions? Email Lisa Valdivia at eaposer@ncat.edu 

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Mother Earth News Fair

MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS  features practical, hands-on demos and workshops on renewable energy,small-scale agriculture,gardening,green building and more.  The fair will take place at the Western North Carolina Agricultural Center in Asheville, N.C. on MORE »

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Edgecombe County Master Gardeners Vermicomposting & Composting WorkshopSat Apr 26, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Center 1175 Kingsboro Road Rocky Mount, NC 27801
— 6 days away
Community Gardening Lunch and Learn Webinar- 12:30-1:15Wed May 21, 2014
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Where:
http://goo.gl/fQKN7
— 1 month away
Community Garden Lunch 'N Learn Webinar 12:30-1:15pm ESTWed Jun 25, 2014
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Where:
http://goo.gl/fQKN7
— 2 months away
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