Good Bug/Bad Bug-Who's in YOUR Garden?

Come learn more about your garden in this free workshop.

When: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where: SBCC, 721 Cliff Dr., Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Workshops


The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Master Gardeners of Santa Barbara County announced that the organization, in cooperation with Rincon-Vitova Insectaries of Ventura, CA, will present a free one hour public workshop, “Good Bug/Bad Bug-Who’s in YOUR Garden?” on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 10 AM. The workshop, to be held at Santa Barbara City College, 721 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, CA, Room EBS #102, will be presented by Master Gardener Bob Lloyd and Kyra L. Rude of Rincon-Vitova Insectaries.

During the event, the speakers will provide information on the following topics:

1. Insects and their importance to the Soil-Food Web
2. Insect Pests and Beneficial Insects
3. Biological Control: What is it? How does it work?
4. Preventing and Identifying Insect Pests
5. Attracting and Keeping Beneficial Insects in Your Garden

Following the presentation, there will be a brief question and answer period.

Phone: 805-893-3485

Event posted Aug. 26, 2013
Last updated Aug. 26, 2013


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