Natural Pest Management Workshop
Learn natural pest prevention tactics and how to create your own non-toxic, organic pest control for the most common garden pests.
Learn natural pest prevention tactics and how to create your own non-toxic, organic pest control for the most common garden pests. Compared to the buying and applying of chemical pesticides, natural garden pest management is inexpensive, as well as ecologically enhancing and safe for your household, community and environment. Join us to learn hands-on the tools and techniques involved in natural pest management: Easy and natural pest prevention tactics Using beneficial plants and insects to deter pests (soft engineering) Non-toxic and homemade remedies for most common garden pests Keeping bigger pests at bay (mice, gophers, rats, squirrels and the like) Participants will gain an understanding on what it takes to create and maintain garden and food growing spaces that allow for safe, healthy and sustainable human living in urban spaces. All attendees will take home one FREE pest remedy of their choice! Tickets available on our website are $20 for members and $30 for non-members. The Ecology Center is a non-profit educational center that teaches hands-on environmental solutions at the household and community scale. Your participation supports our programs and our mission to inspire and create a healthy and sustainable future for all. *Become an Advocate of The Ecology Center to receive member discounts. Plus, after you complete 5 workshops and 5 eco actions, you are eligible to receive 1 free workshop! Join Us!!!
Date & Time
April 26, 2015
1:00PM - 3:00PM