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Merritt College Course Beneficial Beasts in the Landscape Enroll Now

Wednesday | January 11, 2017 | 8:00 am — Friday | January 20, 2017 | 5:00 pm

Merritt College, Landscape Horticulture Dept. | 12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, CA 94619

This course will cover basics about raising bees, chickens, pigeons, rabbits, turkeys, ducks, goats and even snails! An aquaponics system will be setup to raise both vegetables and fish.

We will also learn how to encourage or in some cases discourage wildlife in gardens including birds, insects, bats, raccoons, squirrels, possums, and deer. Class will consist of lectures, hands-on work and field trips to a variety of local urban homesteads, farms, and natural areas.

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