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Upstate July Program
July 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Program: Going Native to Attract Beneficials
Speaker: Drew Jeffers
Join this virtual gathering hosted by Dan Whitten at 6:30 pm for socializing and a timely presentation on attracting beneficial insects begins at 7:00 pm.
Drew Jeffers, our presenter, is the Horticulture and Natural Resources Agent for the Spartanburg County Extension office, and leads the SC Certified Landscape Professional Program there. Hailing from the mountains of East Tennessee, Drew took a B.S. in Agriculture and Plant and Soil Science, and M.S. in Plant and Soil Science from U of Tennessee. His thesis project focused on woody tree and shrub liner production. He’s worked as an herbaceous perennial grower for Zelenka Nurseries, a production manager for Brussel’s Bonsai Nursery, a bedding plant grower for Van Wingerden International, and an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) coordinator for Costa Farms – Costa Carolina.
Chat with your fellow SCNPS members and learn how to draw more beneficial insects into your landscape.
Meeting ID: 843 8837 3145