Annual Gathering

Annual Gathering of Organic Land Care Pros

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 | Mashantucket Pequot Museum | Ledyard, CT


9 am - 10 am: Registration, Coffee, and Networking

10 am - 10:30 am: Introduction, OLC Update & Meet NOFA's New Executive Director

10:30 am - 11:30 am: Simple Steps to a Safe and Healthy Lawn and Garden | Dr. Sarah Evans of Mt. Sinai

11:30 am-12:30 pm: Designing Biodiversity: Local Strategies for Pollinator Habitat Creation and Connectivity | Evan Abramson of Landdscape Interactions

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm: Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: 2020 Native Plant Initative: Introducing Connecticut's First Living Seed Bank | Dina Brewster & Sefra Alexandra of NOFA, Matt Oricchio of Gilberties' Organic Nursery, and Daryl Newman of Planters Choice Nursery

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Meadow Installations: A Practical Field Guide for Landscapers | Emily May of Xerces Society


Please contact Jeremy Pelletier, | 203-408-6819 if you would like to exhibit or if you have any questions about the program.