Using Hedgerows to Attract "Good Bugs" onto your Farm
Thursday, June 9, 2016 9:00 am—12:00 pm
Using Hedgerows to Attract ‘Good Bugs’ onto Your Farm
Interested in Reducing the Need for Insecticides and Improving Crop Yields?
Join other conservation-focused farmers at this free 1⁄2-day workshop and learn how hedgerows can
attract and sustain beneficial insects on your farm. The event features a tour of a mile-long insectary
and pollinator hedgerow, and will highlight the latest research linking habitat with beneficial insects and
crop-resiliency. Speakers include conservation professionals and researchers from The Xerces Society,
UC Cooperative Extension Services, UC Berkeley, Park’s Organics and more.
*1 Hour Continuing Education Credit Available*