Did you miss the Wild About Bees Workshop? We have ALL the resources you need here:
Alberta Native Bee Council - Megan Evans
Ellis Bird Farm - Sandy Van Dijk
Skinner Native Seeds - John Skinner
The Wild About Bees program will provide participants with seeds native to and suitable for use in the Lacombe County and Central Alberta. For $14.00, you can purchase a package of pollinator seed mix and a Wild About Bees handbook. Each seed packages mimics a natural ecosystem, and contains 6 native bunch grasses, 2 native clovers, and up to 40 native wildflowers to the central Alberta area.
What you will find in your handbook?
Site prep trips for optimum success
How to create a high-quality pollinator garden, specific for native pollinators
Photo identification of all the species in your seed package
Lacombe County’s top 20 favourite pollinators
Where to find further resources
Contact Lacombe County for a copy of the Wild About Bees handbook and seed package by calling 403-782-8959.