From Football Field to Community Garden

July 29th, 2014

In many small rural towns, you will find an old school that’s either closed (in favor of a new campus) or converted.  That’s the case near downtown Erwin, NC where the ex-high school became a town elementary school.  When the high school left, the football field was left behind to host kickball games and Field Days.  That’s until a teacher, her teaching colleagues, students and some folks around town thought the old gridiron would make an effective community garden.

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