UPCOMING EVENTS
2020 Pollination Guelph Community Grant Program

Application Deadline is Closed

Successful applicants will be notified by April 30th, 2020

We are excited to announce that we are now funding local initiatives related to pollinators and their habitat, with focus in areas of habitat, education, and research.  Read more here.

2020 Pollination Symposium

CANCELLED!


We hope to reschedule for later in the year.  Stay tuned!

Join us at An Event Near You

Various around the province, usually near Guelph, Ontario

Join Pollination Guelph and several other groups at events across the province, from Bug Days to Naturalist Group presentations.  These events will usually be posted on our Facebook page, sometimes on Twitter, and more rarely, on Instagram.  If you see us, come say Hi.

SPOTLIGHT
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How to Clean Up Your Garden this Spring

 

As snow banks melt and the days are warmer, many of us are eager to get outside and kick off a new gardening season with a spring clean-up of the yard.  Hard as it may be to resist the urge to head into your garden beds and borders to tidy up, there are many reasons to be patient, especially if you wish to support pollinators and other wildlife.

It is important to wait for several consecutive days with temperatures in the range of 10-15 ˚C, when most pollinators will have left their overwintering sites.  Depending on the weather, this may mean waiting until late April/early May before raking up leaves and other plant material or cutting down stems.  

Download our "Spring Clean-Up for Your Garden" Handout for more information.  

 

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Web-site made possible by a grant from the HIVA Foundation.

 

Pollination Guelph, 18 Karen Ave, Guelph, ON  N1G 2N9

Charitable Number: 85375 3259 RR 0001

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Call for Proposals for our NEW Grant

We're excited to announce that we are able to fund projects in Guelph & Wellington County for up to $1,000. Applications are due March 31, 2020.

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