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2020 Spring Lecture Series #1: Pesticides and Pollinators
March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm$8.00
On March 5, pest management expert Tim McCoy will present “Pesticides and Pollinators: What Gardeners Should Know.” An extension associate with the Virginia Tech Entomology Department, McCoy has been researching and teaching pesticide safety and pollinator protection for 17 years. He will discuss how pesticide misuse threatens bees that play an essential role in supporting a diverse and healthy garden, and he will offer practical ways to help these invaluable pollinators thrive in our landscapes. His talk will be in Room A of the Albemarle County Office Building on 5th Street Extended, just off I-64.