Pollinator Workshop

 Details:
Next date is TBD!
Maryland Agricultural Resource Council
1114 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Cost: A $10 donation to benefit the pollinator plantings at MARC is greatly appreciated!

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
-Making Choices for Limited Space
-Light exposure and why it’s important
-Providing Water for pollinators
-Chemicals and The Lawn Industrial Complex
-Preparing Soil
Where is your honey coming from?
Handouts will be provided.
Workshop to be presented by Devra He’ui Kitterman, retired owner/operator of He’ui Horticultural Services for 27 years, who has continued her passion for plants, wildlife, and environmental issues by becoming a beekeeper and advocate for pollinators and habitat conservation.
This event will be held indoors, no need for any gear, but bring a sweater as the room can be chilly. You also may want to bring a pen to take notes.
Come by early and have lunch on the farm!
Keep an eye out for future workshop dates!