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Rat Academy: Keeping the Garden Rat-Free

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.

Facilitated by NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and GreenThumb

Learn Integrated Pest Management (IPM) strategies for keeping rats from wrecking your garden. In this workshop, participants will learn proper rat prevention measures, how to look for signs of rats, and how to correct the conditions that attract rats.

Community gardeners may be eligible to pick up a rat-proof trash can at this workshop to bring back to their community garden. Please email for more info.

RSVP online.


United Community Centers
613 New Lots Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207, Brooklyn
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(212) 602-5300

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