Growing on the High Plains: Home Sweet Garden

Apr 25, 2019

It's easy to make your garden a hospitable home for pollinators and other critters. Try it!

Today on Growing on the High Plains, we’ll dig into the benefits of making your home garden a welcome home for wildlife, insects, and other critters. By following a few rules of (green) thumb, you can create a hospitable habitat that’s a sustainable haven for those outdoor friends who bring beauty, nature, and interest to your space. We’ll discuss planting nuts, seeds, and berries; providing clean, chemical-free water; and considering adding a bit of shelter. It’s a rewarding bonus to know that your growing space also gives life and nourishment to native birds, butterflies, bees, and other wildlife – so do a little research and then get to planting!