Learning to identify the beneficial insects and pests in your garden will help reduce insect damage to your vegetables, fruits and flowers. Participants at this class will learn characteristics of the major insect orders in our region, have an opportunity to try their hand at identifying insects using web and print resources, and gain information on how to deal with common insect pests organically.
Instructor Chrys Gardener is the Community Horticulture Educator at CCE Tompkins. Chrys has been growing vegetables organically for over 30 years.
Pre-registration is required. Go to the registration page to register and pay online, or call CCE-Tompkins at 272-2292. Pre-registration is required to hold your place in the class, and also in the event that a class is postponed or cancelled and we need to contact participants.
$7-$10 - pay what you can afford
CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555