Bumblebee ID training – meadows as food and year round habitat – NOW FULLY BOOKED

19May2018

Training day with Dr Richard Comont of Bumblebee Conservation - NOW FULLY BOOKED

Come and find out about these hard-working and versatile pollinators that provide an important service to agriculture

at Moccas Village Hall, Moccas, Hereford, HR2 9LQ

on Saturday 19th May

11.45 am for 12.00 - 5.00 pm

With Richard Comont of Bumblebee Conservation and courtesy of Sue and Jeremy Bugler of Woodlands Farm, Blakemere.

11.45 - 12.00       Arrival and sandwich lunch

12.00 - 2.00         Presentation on Bumblebee ID, life cycle and what they need to thrive - Richard Comont

                              Bumblebees in Herefordshire - Andrew Nixon HWT

Please bring any ID guides you have already. We plan to have some for sale on the day

2.00 - 4.30            1.5 mile drive to Woodlands Farm
Walk to see bumblebee habitat (meadows, hedges, orchard, garden, wetland and more) and insects on the wing weather permitting - stout / waterproof footwear advisable

4.30 - 5.00            Tea at Woodlands Farm

Booking through Herefordshire Rural Hub

Email: bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk

or telephone 01432 353465

other queries to Caroline Hanks

Tel: 01981 251016

Mob : 07779 080940

Email: caroline.hanks@farming4wildlife.co.uk