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Beneficial Insects Field Day
First 25 registered attendees will receive insect scouting and identification supplies, including: vials, aspirator, identification guides, hand lens, and bug net (see photo above).
Lunch will be provided, please specify any dietary preferences when you register, or call Stacey Garrison at 503-623-9680 X 101.
08:30-09:00 – Check-in
09:00-09:30 – Introduction and background (classroom)
09:30-10:30 – Native bees and other beneficial insects (classroom)
10:30-12:00 – Plant Species Selection (classroom)
12:00-01:00 – Lunch
01:00- 01:30 – Site preparation (classroom)
01:40-03:00 – Scouting and identification of insects (field)
03:00-03:40 – Equipment Demonstration (field)
03:40-04:30 – Closing
While the event is free, registration is required.