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Green Walkabout ©
Climate Action Plan
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Sustainable Practices Guide
Green Living Guide

Environmental Leadership Center
Warren Wilson College
Campus Box 6323
P.O. Box 9000
Asheville, NC 28815-9000


Please refer comments or questions about this website to Ellen Querin.


The Garden

Please click here to view The Garden Green Walkabout Sign.

The farmlands of what was once the Asheville Farm School originally included the five acres of land now known as the Garden. Its workers, then as now, are students who helped feed the community and who literally reap the benefits of locally grown, freshly harvested food. Some of their sustainable management practices are listed below:

Crop Rotation



Biological Controls


Meeting Local Food Needs

Double Dug Beds