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About Fred Bove

Fred Bove is the Outreach Director of the Great Sunflower Project. A well-known Bay Area horticulturalist, Fred is the former director of adult education and long-time volunteer at the SFBG. He leads wild food foraging walks for ForageSF and is a frequent contributor to the San Francisco Chronicle.

Fred Bove's stories in Hortiphile

Join the Great Bee Hunt!

03 May 20103 in Pollinators
Pollinator at Work

The Buzz Around the Great Sunflower Project

What’s happening to our bees?  Become a citizen scientist and join the hunt for bees. Read the full story »

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