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Planting for Pollinators Workshop

Attract Pollinators to Your Fruit and Vegetable Garden

Who: Burnsville Residents
When: Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 at 6:15 - 7:15 p.m.
Where: City Hall - 100 Civic Center Parkway
Cost: FREE - Preregistration required
Click here to register

We need pollinators and with pollinator populations in decline, they need our help as well.

Join expert and award-winning author Heather Holm for a fascinating discussion on the importance of bees and other insects in pollinating the fruits and vegetables we grow, as well as how you can use native plants to help support your local pollinators.  She will also discuss how to attract beneficial insects that help control garden pests. 

     bumblebee.jpgBumblebee "buzz" pollinating blueberry flowers.  Native bumblebees are important pollinators of many backyard vegetable crops.                           
Author Heather Holm Author Bio: Heather is a landscape horticulturist and biologist by training, as well as a writer, designer and publisher. In addition to taking part in native bee research projects, she informs and educates audiences in the Midwest and Northeast about the fascinating world of native bees and the native plants that support them.


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