Pollinator Workshops 2019
Gardening for Pollinators: Saturday March 16th 2019
Due to the high demand of this course, we will be offering 2 sessions:
Session 1: 11:00am-2:00pm
Session 2: 3:00pm-6:00pm
Maryland Agricultural Resource Council
1114 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Topics to be discussed:
– What is Stewardship?
– What is a pollinator?
– The current status of bees and other pollinators.
– What do bees like and need?
– Attracting and Observing Pollinators
– Creating Beneficial Pollinator Habitat
– Preparing Soil
– Making Plant Choices for Limited Space
– Deer-Proof Planting
– Light exposure and why it’s important
– Secrets of Mulch
– Providing Water for pollinators
– Chemicals and The Lawn Industrial Complex
– Where is your honey coming from?