Keeping The Rats Out! Rat Prevention in Community Gardens

For all of those in district 2, Caroline Bragdon of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and Green Thumb Staff will be hosting a workshop covering rat prevention in your gardens. 

This will include a walk around El Jardin Del Paraiso and discussion on how to recognize signs of rat activity and ways to discourage rats from establishing burrow systems in your garden. There will be a giveaway of rat-resistant garbage cans for all garden groups that attend the workshop.


Wednesday, August 20 / 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.| Manhattan – El Jardin Del Paraiso, 706 East 5th St.

Train: F to 2nd Ave. or L to 1st Ave.

Bus: M14D to 6th St. and Avenue D or M9 to 6th St. and Avenue C.


Phone: 646-632-6549




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