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Enhancing Habitats To Provide Multiple Ecosystem Services: May 22

May 22, 2013 — 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Cherry Research Farm, 201 Stevens Mill Road, Goldsboro.

This workshop is part of the 2013 Seasons of Sustainable Agriculture Workshop Series. It will provide an overview of ecosystem services and practices and programs designed to enhance them. Practices for the farm and home landscapes will be presented. Field demonstrations will focus on establishment and maintenance of habitats to provide life cycle needs of native plants, wildlife, predatory and parasitic insects, and pollinators. Featured speaker is David Orr, NCSU Department of Entomology. This event is sponsored by the Center for Environmental Farming Systems.

Registration is required. To register, see Registration Forms in WORD or PDF. Registration fee is $10.

To learn more this workshop and/or upcoming events in the 2013 Seasons of Sustainable Agriculture Workshop Series, visit: http://www.cefs.ncsu.edu/newsevents/events/2013/sosa2013calendar.html#pick.