Male and female looking through garden.
Female working in garden


The mission of Pellissippi State's Hardin Valley Campus Garden is to provide an environmentally sustainable hub for learning about healthy food and foodways* and increasing food access for others.

*Foodways are the study of how food impacts culture, tradition, and history



  • Alleviating the hunger needs of Pellissippi State students and employees
  • Modeling and encouraging sustainable agricultural practices
  • Educating about East TN culture, production, and traditions around food