Are You a Host with the Most?

Are You a Host with the Most?

By Carol Davit, Missouri Prairie Foundation Executive DirectorPhoto: Polyphemus caterpillar by Linda Williams The foundation for insect and other animal life is plants. Not just any plants, but plants native to a given location, where insects in that same geography...
Native Plants & Your Vegetable Garden

Native Plants & Your Vegetable Garden

By Carol Davit, Missouri Prairie Foundation Executive Director Photo: Squash bee in a pumpkin blossom by Ed Spevak Did you know native companion plants facilitate pollination of fruits and vegetables? If you are a fruit or vegetable gardener, you likely devote time to...
Forrest Keeling Brings Focus to Pollinator Week

Forrest Keeling Brings Focus to Pollinator Week

Forrest Keeling Nursery announced their participation in Pollinator Week 2020, June 22-26. Pollinator Partnership (https://www.pollinator.org/) hosts the annual event. The event helps spotlight the importance of supporting pollinators.  “Everyone loves butterflies and...