How much produce did your community garden grow this year? Click here to fill out the harvest form and brag on yourself and your garden! Even if you didn't weigh your produce, you can estimate how much you grew. Forsyth Community Gardening collects this data to measure the impact of community gardens on our local foodshed.

Thank you for recording & sharing your harvest totals. Every ounce counts!

Community Garden Mentor Training

Saturday, December 6, 9am-3pm

Saturday, December 13, 9am-3pm

Lunch and snacks provided


Do you care about your community? Do you enjoy gardening? Do you want to make a difference? Be a leader in your community! Become a Community Garden Mentor! Mentors play a critical role in supporting community gardens in Forsyth County. Participants in the program are trained in community organizing skills and basic horticultural practices so that they can effectively set up and sustain community gardens. Click here to register for this FREE two day training. 


The Community Garden Mentor Program is run by Forsyth Community Gardening. There is no cost to attend the training or participate in the program. 

FCG's Microgrant Program supports gardens located in limited resource communities. Microgrants of up to $500 are awarded on an on-going basis and applications are accepted year-round. Email Alison Duncan to request an application
I hope y'all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! 
The holiday hubbub is upon us, but before you get too swept up in the madness please be sure to fill out the form over on the left so that I can record how much your garden grew. 
     We're in the "off season" now, but that doesn't mean there's nothing to do for your community garden! This is a great time of year to grow community support and prepare for a great season next spring. Gain some community organizing skills by attending the two-day Community Garden Mentor training this month. The training is free and becoming a Mentor will benefit your garden and your community-plus it's a ton of fun! 
Thanks for all you do to help our community grow!

Community Gardening Coordinator
Forsyth Cooperative Extension
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This is the sixth edition of The Bulletin Board, Forsyth Community Gardening's monthly newsletter. This publication highlights information related to community gardening in our area, keeping you informed about and inspired by this growing movement in our community. Read it every month to find out about upcoming educational opportunities, garden resource giveaways, networking opportunities, and more! 
Contact Alison Duncan, Forsyth County's Community Gardening Coordinator.
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1450 Fairchild Road
Winston-Salem, NC