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Pollinator Conservation Short Course for Small Farms
October 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm $25
Learn how to create and protect pollinator habitat on small to mid-sized farms.
Join Xerces Society, Marion Soil & Water Conservation District and Minto Island Growers for a full day workshop focusing on concepts around protecting and enhancing populations of pollinators, especially bees, in agricultural landscapes. The course will provide an overview of bee natural history and identify practices such as protecting and creating habitat, modified horticultural practices, and advice on how to manage pests while protecting pollinators.