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Growing a healthy garden includes unplanned visitors, like pesky insects and curious critters. Avoid getting overwhelmed by these happenings in the garden this year! Come learn how to use organic practices to holistically manage garden pests. Discover the art and science of attracting beneficial insects to pollinate your crops and reduce insects that damage your plants.
In this class, you will:
- Learn about natural pest management techniques
- Meet common garden pests and learn practical solutions for managing them without pesticides
- Go on a virtual bug hunt in the garden to identify good and bad bugs
- Get resources to help you continue problem solving in your own backyard
This in-person class will feature a conversational lecture, a garden tour, practice troubleshooting activities, and time for questions and answers with the instructor. A detailed outline with recommended resources will also be provided.