Orchard Mason Bee lecture
February 10th, 10 am at Pheasant Fields Farm
Lecture given by Carrie Morlang of Knox Cellars Orchard Mason Bees. Learn about the benefits these pollinators bring to the garden/orchard. Learn how to raise, care for, and keep OMBs to increase pollination of your early spring flowers, increasing fruit yields!
· The Orchard Mason Bee life cycle
· How they benefit your farm/garden
· Care and maintenance
· Different types of housing and house placement
· What plants and trees they are attracted to and what additional plants you can add to keep them coming back!
· Pests and predators
Carrie will be bringing a variety of products for attendees to purchase to ensure success with your new gardening sidekicks!