Name: • Brown Bag Discussion: Blueberries and Bees – Thursday, August 15 @ 12pm - 1pm FREE
Date: August 15, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Both native and honey bees are critical for wild blueberry production. On Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 12 noon, Lily Calderwood, PhD, Extension Wild Blueberry Specialist and Assistant Professor of Horticulture, University of Maine will talk about the role of pollinators in the wild blueberry ecosystem. Learn how to distinguish a honey bee from a native bee, and how to conduct your own bee counts in the field or garden. No registration necessary. Meets in Moore Auditorium on the Schoodic Institute campus in Winter Harbor.