NC Park & Recreation Association has some grant money available – for community garden projects that are run through a Park and Rec for a community garden on public land. It must be on public land, and must be in cooperation with your local Parks and Rec Dept. If you are in these NC counties, they would love for your P&R to apply:
Anson, Bertie, Bladen, Carteret, Caswell, Chowan, Columbus, Davie, Graham, Granville, Halifax, Harnett, Henderson,…Read More
Local residents work collectively to enjoy the fruits and vegetables of their labors as increasing fuel prices drive the cost of food higher.
Zebulon. NC April 12, 2012: Many North Carolina residents are finding budgeting harder and choices fewer as gasoline prices continue to rise. In order to keep healthy food on their and their neighbors’ tables, some are turning to gardening.
Gardening is quickly becoming the way good food gets into communities where money is in short…Read More
Grow And Share's annual Garden Plant Giveaways combine with the Music Festival fundraiser to create a great fun Spring day for gardeners AND families AND music lovers!
Join us at Norris Creek Outdoor for SATURDAY, April 14th, 2012 from noon to about 5pm.
Parking and entry to the event are free.
VENDOR SPACES are available for sellers of crafts, handmade goods, jewelry, purses/bags, clothing, homemade goods, toys, AND sellers of services of interest to local families -…Read More
You need food. Your family needs food. No matter what else you have, or do without during tough times, food is a constant need. Food security is not guaranteed to the families across the 919 area in these tough economic times.
If you're doing well financial, you have no worries about food for yourself and your loved ones. You're in a great position. If you wish to help your community, certainly you can contribute financially. If you wish to help *and* gain satisfaction from your own…Read More
Please spread the word… The Giveaway & Music Festival is confirmed for the afternoon of Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Norris Creek outdoor amphitheatre — a large new strategically close to Zebulon, Rolesville, Wake Forest, and Louisburg NC!
We’ll be holding our Garden Plant Giveaway and having gardeners sign their Pledge To Share during the event. There will be live music, including Jo Gore And The Alternative and several other local bands. Those of you who have attended our prior…Read More