Month: December 2023

New Year, New Landscape Challenge!

It is almost time! Each year, with the support of the Missouri Prairie Foundation’s Grow Nativeprogram, we award a front yard makeover using plants native to Missouri. The purpose is tohighlight the importance of using native plants, in a way that is both attractive to people, andbeneficial for the area’s wildlife. We are looking for […] Continue reading "New Year, New Landscape Challenge!"

Learn about nighttime visitors to your garden

Learn about owls at MDC virtual program on Dec. 20 WINONA, Mo. – Because of owls’ nocturnal lifestyles and their hunting of mice, rats, and other animals that can be pests for humans, these night-time birds are a fascinating and beneficial part of Missouri’s outdoors. People can learn more about owl species found in Missouri by […] Continue reading "Learn about nighttime visitors to your garden"