Are the critters, creatures and pests in your garden getting the best of you? If so, this free garden class is for you! The Hanna & Herbert Bauer Memorial Community Garden, located in Woodland and sponsored by the Yolo County Health & Human Services Agency, will be host to a free gardening class on Saturday, August 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
This class will address the basics and essentials of successfully gardening without pesticides. Topics will include how to identify beneficial and harmful insects and strategies to reduce unwanted pests, and will review the basic concepts behind the integrative pest management approach to gardening. No gardening experience required; just a desire to learn more about how you can sustain a healthy garden without the use of harsh chemicals.