Category Archives: Polllinators

“READY, SET, GROW!! GARDEN EXPO 2018”

16TH ANNUAL   — “READY, SET, GROW!! GARDEN EXPO 2018”  The University of Minnesota Extension Crow Wing County Master Gardeners would like to invite you to Save the Date! to attend their annual educational event.

Posted in Events, Flowers, Fruit, Garden, House Plants, Mushrooms, Pollination, Polllinators, Soil, Water

The Painted Lady Butterflies are here.

Painted lady butterflies have been fluttering all around us for several days. Farmers, though, started noticing the butterflies about a month ago. Painted ladies often lay their eggs in soybeans. When those eggs become caterpillars, they feed on soybean foliage. … Continue reading

Posted in Garden, Polllinators

Five videos from the Pollinator Friendly Alliance

Videos posted by Pollinator Friendly Alliance and Pollinate MN, with the generous support of the Food Building, The Lone Grazer Creamery, and Red Table Meat Company. Videos are from the People For Pollinators symposium held in West St. Paul on … Continue reading

Posted in Bees, Flowers, Polllinators, Videos

Beauty of Pollination

We are all dependent to each other. Pollination: it’s vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film … Continue reading

Posted in Pollination, Polllinators, Videos