Ribbon Cutting at Essex Tech High School

Fun and informative time at a ribbon cutting for the second state apiary at Essex Tech HS. Governor Charlie Baker declared June 19-25, 2017 as Massachusetts Pollinator Week in an effort to highlight the importance of protecting our pollinator populations. Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton celebrated the opening along with Reps. Speliotis, Walsh, and Parisella. During the event at the state apiary, Secretary Beaton announced $50,000 in funding to plant pollinator-friendly gardens at Department of Fish and Game (DFG) and Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) facilities.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *