How to Invite Pollinators to Your Yard

For information about how to invite pollinators to your yard read this interesting article, How to Invite Pollinators to Your Yard, with a list of resources written and compiled by Machelle Dopkins, member of NLI’s Education Committee. You’ll get ideas for...

Monarch Hotline

Monarch Hotline     Got questions about raising Monarch butterflies? Need milkweed seeds or planting instructions? Can’t decide what plants to plant? Want to start a prairie? Call Kay! Kay MacNeil is your Monarch Hotline Girl. She has pretty packets of milkweed seeds,...

Native Plant Sale

Wild Ones – Rock River Valley Chapter is holding their annual spring native plant sale Fri., May 15, 3-7 p.m., and  Sat., May 16, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 4601 Paulson Rd., (take Paladin Parkway from E. Riverside Blvd.), Caledonia, Illinois. No need to preorder. Just...

Wild Ones – Native Plant Sale

Wild Ones Rock River Valley Chapter is holding their Native Plant Sale Now through May 10 you can check out their order form here. Deadline to order: May 10; Pick up and public sale: May 17 and 18 Check out the order form for more details about ordering, pick...

Alan J. Branhagen Guest Speaker at 60th

Alan is Back! We’re excited to tell you that Alan J. Branhagen will be the Guest Speaker at Natural Land Institute’s 60th Anniversary Celebration Dinner on Tuesday, March 13. Many of you from the Rockford area know Alan from his time working at Winnebago Co....