Tag Archives: pollinators

National Pollinators Week: How can you help?

  Learn how you can help our pollinators during National Pollinators Week, June 20-26, 2022.  Pollinators play a vital role in our food supply.  According to the USDA, pollinator species such as bees, other insects, birds, and bats play a critical role in producing more than 100 crops grown in the United States. Honey bee […]

Attracting butterflies to your garden

Brightly-colored butterflies can be a welcome addition to your wildlife garden, not only because of their beauty, but also because of their usefulness in pollinating flowers.  Here are a few tips for attracting butterflies to your garden.  Attracting butterflies involves incorporating plants that serve the needs of all life stages of the butterfly. The insects […]