POPCORE 2: Orchard Pest & Disease Management @ Bartram's Garden
Join us for the second session of our POPCORE urban orchardist training course:
3:30 - 5pm: Demonstration of Compost Tea & Holistic Sprays (optional, weather permitting)
5 - 6pm: Potluck & Community Discussion (optional)
6 - 8pm: Workshop
Intro to holistic orchard management
Most common insect pests
Most common fungi and diseases
Most common animal pests
Organic/holistic spray options
Intro to beneficial insects and how to attract them
POPCORE combines many elements of orchard stewardship, ecosystem design, and food uses that POP has learned over the past ten years. This four part series is intended to grow the knowledge, skillset, and self-reliance of our community orchard partners and volunteers, resulting in happier, healthier, and more productive community orchards.
Those completing all four classes over any two year period will receive POPCORE Urban Orchardist Certification!
Space is limited, pre-registration required!
Philadelphia, PA 19143