The Well Fed Community Garden

Bringing Community to the Table

Summer Fields 2015The Well Fed Community Garden grows food and community on an 1.5 acre plot at 1321 Athens Drive in Raleigh, NC

The garden grows delicious, seasonal vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers all organically produced

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Pictured below The front native flower pollinator garden contains a walking labyrinth along with a wide variety of fruit trees and community art projects!

Front Garden

 

 

 

View a ‘drone’s eye view’ of the garden aerial and longer video .  Thank you to our ‘Cafe friend’ and IT consultant Heidi Nelson for filming this.

Watch the Flavors NC episode PBS – UNC TV on the Well Fed Community Garden and thencooking the produce a Irregardless Cafe, from the summer of 2016.

The WFCG welcomes volunteers weekly to learn about intensive urban agriculture and share in the fruits of our labor. If you’d like to volunteer please click on the Volunteer Link for more informationSarah and Joe

Monthly workshops, workdays and garden tours are also part of the community engagement offered at the garden.

Please sign up for our newsletter and check our calendar for updates on these events!

Please click through the links above to learn more about our Community Garden and be sure to view our video.  You can also follow us on Facebook and sign up for our newsletter and blog.

The Well Fed Community Garden’s Mission

The Well Fed Community Garden WFCG is a multi-faceted, financially sustainable urban agriculture venture which grows organic produce for the Irregardless Café and Catering, as well as donating 20% of its bounty to volunteers and neighbors.  The WFCG is committed to building community by offering Raleigh residents innovative workshops and volunteer experiences that demonstrate healthy life styles and strives to become one model of urban agricultural production.

Bumblebee-Pollinator-300x203The Well Fed Community Garden is sponsored by the Irregardless Cafe and 4 other families who are friends of the Irregardless. The Community Garden is funded by the Irregardless’ guarantee to purchase up to eighty percent of the produce grown by the garden. The remaining twenty + percent of the produce is distributed to the volunteers and is given back to the community.