Vertebrate Pests in the Garden Webinar
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Gila County presents: Garden and Country Extension Webinar Series. A Zoom webinar (60-minutes or less) featuring a variety of horticultural and natural resource topics relevant to the environmental conditions and residential concerns of Gila County, Arizona.
Featured Topic: Vertebrate Pests in the Garden
Featured Speaker: Bill Cook is the UA horticulture program coordinator in Greenlee county. With public education being the primary objective, he and his volunteers have developed gardens and direct education programs with grades pre through 12, as well as adult education in the form of monthly hands on gardening and horticulture classes. Bill has operated a small nursery and greenhouse business from home for the last 12 years, doing custom propagation and specializing in heirloom fruit and vegetable plants. His background includes cotton farming, golf course maintenance, landscape design and installation.
Webinar Overview: Good judgment and careful planning are required to help solve vertebrate pest challenges in Arizona. Many vertebrate animals causing problems in gardens and landscapes are protected by law. This webinar will provide basic information about how to manage vertebrate pest damage and when it is appropriate to apply control strategies.
Webinar Facilitator: Chris Jones, Extension Agent, University of Arizona Gila County Cooperative Extension
Zoom Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/89982079756 Please log in up to 10 minutes prior to the webinar.