Natural Pest Control Garden Workshop

Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am

In this 2 hour session we will learn to recognize pests and beneficial insects as well as review basic and creative strategies for controlling pests.  Some of the best include: Make Them Work For It with Crop Rotation Planning, Cloaking Devices, Hiding in Plain Sight with Companion Planting, Spear ‘Em with Beneficial Insect Allies as well as simple and practical tools for hand control.

Please call Joanna to register 613-267-6428 extension 28

E mail joanna@thetablecfc.org

Or visit the https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/natural-pest-control-tickets-24434383900 to reserve a spot

Lunch  will be served by The Table 12-1.

 

Facilitator: 

Maureen Bostock farms with her partner, Elizabeth at Sweet Meadow Farm in Balderson and has grown certified organic vegetables for the local markets at that location since 2003.  Previously they farmed in Northwest British Columbia.  Maureen is the author of the Canadian Organic Growers handbook ‘Growing Potatoes Organically: from market garden to field crop’, published in 2008. 

Location: 

190 Gore St East, Perth ON, K7H 1K3

Program Area: