Establishing Pollinator Habitat at Scattergood Friends School Farm – West Branch, IA
September 17th, 2019
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Scattergood Friends School Farm
West Branch, IA
Come learn from Scattergood staff and students, as well as Xerces Society Senior Pollinator Conservation Specialist Sarah Foltz Jordan, about the why, when, where and how of pollinator habitat design and installation. Mark and Sarah will address farmer concerns about weed control using organic methods. They will also discuss plugs versus seeds and habitat management. Sarah Nizzi, Farm Bill Pollinator Conservation Planner and NRCS partner biologist with Xerces, will join to offer insights about cost-share opportunities available through farm bill programs.
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