Attracting Pollinators

first_imgA butterfly and container garden workshop will be offered Wednesday, May 28 from 9 a.m. until noon at the University of Georgia Research and Education Garden off Ellis Road in Griffin.The workshop is based on research from the UGA garden and will be presented by experts from the UGA Center for Urban Agriculture. The topics will include garden friendly insects, plants for pollinators, pest control strategies and putting it all together. Participants will build a container garden to attract pollinating insects like bees and butterflies. The garden will also attract beneficial insects that naturally reduce the need for pesticides. The cost of the workshop is $39 and includes instruction materials for the container garden and refreshments. For more information or to register, call (770) 228-7214 or email [email protected] Register online at http://tinyurl.com/ugapollinatorworkshop.last_img read more

BREAKING NEWS: Gharib named Egypt’s coach following Bradley departure

first_imgEgypt’s former assistant coach returns to the national team as a manager, succeeding American tactician Bob Bradley.Shawki Gharib has been appointed Egypt’s manager following the departure of Bob Bradley, the country’s football association said on Wednesday.”Gharib has officially become the new Egypt coach. His contract will run until the end of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers,” Egyptian Football Association (EFA) spokesman Azmy Megahed told Ahram Online.More to follow………last_img