Last Chance to Register! Pollinator Day in Peterborough

Pollinator Day in PTBO

Registration Closes Monday!

When:   Saturday November 1, 2014  |  9am-4pm

Where:   Douro Community Centre

Cost:   $30  |  Pre-registration Required

Presented by Farms at Work and pollination biologist Susan Chan (MSc), this full-day workshop is designed to educate farmers, landowners and concerned citizens about the major issues facing native pollinating species, and to motivate the public to adopt conservation strategies across rural and urban landscapes. Highlights will include:
  • The fundamentals of pollination
  • Threats facing native bees and beneficial insects
  • Case studies of on-farm conservation strategies
  • Simple, effective solutions for improving habitat
  • Pollinator exhibition, featuring regional businesses and organizations that provide pollinator-friendly materials and services
  • Build-your-own-bee-nest
  • A free copy of A Landowner's Guide to Conserving Native Pollinators in Ontario
  • Hot lunch

There are only a few seats left for this exciting event, so register soon! Tickets are $30 and can be purchased by visiting: For more information, contact:  |  (705) 743-7671