The Table bioalimentaire Côte-Nord (TBCN) and the Centre d'expérimentation et de développement en Forêt boréale (CEDFOB) invite you to participate in a hands-on Nordic berry pollination training to discover techniques on raising and keeping indigenous bees to assist fruit production in the region.
This one-day training will be offered in English by Ève-Catherine Desjardins and Marie-Claire Gervais, veteran researchers at the CEDFOB. Two training sessions are planned: one in Gros-Mécatina on August 17, and one in Blanc-Sablon on August 21, 2017.
The following themes will be addressed: Identification of pollinizers (with entomological collection) Presentation of Nordic berries and their pollination needs Performance of different groups of pollinizers, by crop Hive layout and beekeeping techniques that promote pollination Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to become more knowledgeable on this subject! Register today!