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2017 Garden Tour Map

GARDEN TOUR: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 22nd (GardenTour_2017 map): Take a tour around the City and see various types of landscapes that are “pollinator-friendly” and are a great example of ways we can give back to our natural … Continue reading

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Andover Home Show

The Andover Pollinator Awareness Group had a great time at the 2016 Andover Community Home Show. Lots and lots of folks visited our table that we shared with the City of Andover Naturalist. The presentation was a huge hit. Folks … Continue reading

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Building an Insect Hotel

by Robin Horton, originally published by Yardfarmers blog  | Mar 1, 2016 Editor’s Note – Attract beneficial insects to your yardfarm by building them insect hotels. This article + infographic were originally posted on and written by Robin Horton. … Continue reading

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The City of Andover has established this group with an overall goal of working to protect pollinators. The recent decline in pollinators due to factors including habitat loss, disease, parasites and pesticides has spurred the creation of this group. Some objectives … Continue reading

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