Are you interested in starting a community garden in Forsyth County? Please visit
Start a Garden page to learn about the process and access resources to help
you get started.
1450 Fairchild Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
Across the country, the community garden movement is growing strong. These days
community gardens can be found almost anywhere: public parks, religious centers,
schools, backyards, and even rooftops. They are spaces where individuals come together
to grow food, build relationships, and celebrate their communities, and they are
as diverse as the people gardening in them.
Forsyth Community Gardening supports the growing efforts of the more than 160 community
gardens across our county. Explore our website to learn about community gardening
in Forsyth County and discover how you can get involved.
Together, we can help our community grow!
Come learn how to prevent crop damage by common insect pests like aphids, squash
bugs, cabbage worms, and others. We’ll also discuss how to create habitat for beneficial
insects with flowering plants that provide year-round resources for pollinators
and predators that eat pest insects.
Please register online
or by calling 336-703-2850. This program is part of Forsyth Community Gardening's
Sustainable Growing Series
of free workshops on horticultural and community organizing topics.
Keeping weeds at bay doesn’t have to be back-breaking, but it does take thoughtful
planning. At this workshop, we’ll review weed life cycles and share effective practices
to prevent them from growing, competing with crops, and producing seed. Crop selection,
cover cropping, cultivation, mulching, and solarization will be discussed and/or
Please register online or
by calling 336-703-2850. This program is part of Forsyth Community Gardening's Sustainable Growing Series of
free workshops on horticultural and community organizing topics.