Dealing with Backyard garden Pests: An Built-in Approach for the Dwelling Gardener will be offered at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, by John T. Pietroski, Master Gardener Pesticide Educator and Supervisor of Pesticide Courses at the Maine Board of Pesticide Command in Augusta, as the third session of the Camden Backyard garden Club Wintertime Horticulture Series hosted by the Camden Community Library will host the program on Zoom. Any one wishing to attend ought to email [email protected] to ask for a Zoom url.
Pietroski will focus on the right technique for dwelling gardeners to apply when diagnosing plant pest challenges and how to look for environmentally seem treatments for them. Persistent misuse of pesticides by home owners and gardeners is a increasing trouble that impacts the surroundings all over us. Proper use and software, storage, and disposal of pesticides, as nicely as other strategies to discourage backyard garden pests, this sort of as cultivation procedures, timing of planting, etcetera. will also be mentioned as methods to minimize pesticide usage.
Camden Backyard garden Club is a member of the Yard Club Federation of Maine and Countrywide Garden Clubs, Inc. For far more info about the club and its activities check out the club’s internet site www.camdengardenclub.org or call [email protected]