Where Have All the Insects Gone?

[When Will We Ever Learn…]

April 11th, 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Meadon Hall, 120 Blain Road

Join Linda Gilkeson for a riveting presentation on the loss of insects and why it matters!


Global insect populations have crashed over the last couple of decades. This has consequences for our food supply, for a healthy environment and the future of wildlife. Find out what factors may be causing the widespread declines and what gardeners and growers can do to help reduce the harm from some of these factors.


An event hosted by Salt Spring Island Conservancy, The Salt Spring Garden Club, and Salt Spring Island Farmland Trust


Linda has a PhD in entomology and is also a gardening expert, author of gardening and pest management books, and Master Gardener trainer. Her comprehensive gardening book Backyard Bounty: The Complete Guide to Year-Round Organic Gardening in the Pacific Northwest, is a BC best seller.


 

Tender Succulent Centrepiece Workshop

April 7th, 2 PM to 4 PM

Register now for this course!  The winter version of this course Succulent Wreath Making, was a very popular.  Check out the information on the “Current Workshops” page.