Gardening in the Mountains presents:
Planting for Pollinators
Thursday, April 19, 2018
10 a.m. to noon
NC Cooperative Extension
Buncombe County Center
49 Mt. Carmel Road
Presenter: Meghan Baker, Small Farms Agent – Buncombe County
Bees and other pollinators are a keystone species to 85% of the world’s plants and play a critical role in our ecosystem. Much of our food supply relies on the work of bees and these beneficial pollinators. They are crucial to a healthy environment and we gardeners can help!
Come learn how and what to plant in your garden to attract these valuable pollinators. Meghan will discuss plant selection and gardening best practices that will transform your garden into a healthy and beautiful habitat—for both you and our valuable pollinators.
The talk is free, but registration is requested by calling 828-255-5522.