February Meeting featuring Martin Galloway

Feb 17, 2019 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

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Presentation

The Garden as an Ecosystem: Welcoming Pollinators and Discouraging Pests in the Garden

Martin Galloway
Martin will offer us an interesting and practical assessment of the garden as an ecosystem with a special focus on pollinators and pests.

Speaker

Martin Galloway

Martin Galloway holds a BSc Biology ( Guelph), MSc Zoology ( U of T ) B. Ed ( U of T). He teaches full time in the York/Seneca Nursing program courses in Human Pathophysiology, and until recently taught Genetics Revolution, Diversity of Life and Philosophy of Biology courses at York and in the somewhat more distant past Ecology at U of T. He owns and operates Chalk Lake Greenhouses in Uxbridge - a primarily wholesale perennial nursery growing a wide range of ornamentals and native plants. He is an avid wildlife photographer and traveller to wild places worldwide ( as a hobby) and currently more than fully occupied as a dad to a 4.5 year old son ( Darwin), not to mention also a pretty regular consultant/buddy to my three far-flung (geographically) adult children.

Location

Toronto Botanical Garden

777 Lawrence Ave. E
Toronto, ON