Homer Grown Episode 3: Pollinators

Jun 28, 2020

Alaskan Hoverfly mimicking the appearance of a wasp.
Credit Gail Hampshire, WikiCommons

For the latest episode of Homer Grown, hosted by Desiree Hagen:

Master Gardener, author and owner of Gardens by Design Brenda Adams talks pollinator gardens.

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge entomologist Matt Bowser discusses Native Pollinators and Alaskan insects.

Kyra Wagner provides our tech minute introducing a common household item that can be repurposed into a tool for pollination.

Homer Soil and Water Conservation District's Katherine Schake addresses the relationship between pollinators and invasive plants.

Local National Resources Conservation Service (NRSC) representative Pam Voeller outlines pollination services available to local farmers through NRCS