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Repairing Lawns and Grass

Repairing Lawns and Grass

Submitted by Becki deNeui-Lynch, Master Gardener Because the Master Gardeners have received lots of questions about lawns and grass, and NOW is the time, this article is full of grass and lawn facts for repair and rejuvenation.  Here are the basics: Repairing the...

Various Sources of Information

There is a growing interest in preserving our environment and its pollinators.  Listed below are links to various websites that you may find interesting.  We will add new links as we become aware of them. Pollinator Partnership Links http://www.pollinator.org...

Habitat Highways

STARTING JUST A STONE’S THROW from the shores of Lake Superior, Interstate 35 heads south for more than 1,500 miles through fields of corn and soybeans and the remnants of midwestern prairie until it reaches the Texas chaparral country hard by the Rio Grande....

Major Threats to Pollinators

Bees and other insect pollinators are beset by the same environmental challenges as other species, including habitat loss, degradation, and fragmentation; non-native species and diseases; pollution, including pesticides; and climate change. Habitat Loss, Degradation,...

POLLINATOR PARADISE

What are pollinators and why do we need them? Pollinators are animals (primarily insect, but sometimes avian or mammalian) that fertilize plants, resulting in the formation of seeds and the fruit surrounding seeds. Humans and other animals rely on pollinators to...