SHELTON COMMUNITY TALK: Gardening without insecticides, pesticides

Kimberly A. Stoner of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station will give a talk on gardening issues Monday, March 9 at 7 p.m. in the Shelton City Hall Auditorium.

Stoner has expertise in developing alternatives to insecticides for managing vegetable insects, working with organic farms and land care professionals on pest management, and studying the exposure of pollinators to pesticides in pollen and nectar.

Her presentation, sponsored by the Shelton Community Garden Committee, is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Direct any questions to Teresa Gallagher, Shelton’s conservation agent, by email at or phone at 203-924-1555, ext. 1315.