|Wed, May 22|
Backyard Chickens 101Thinking about joining the flock of folks in your neighborhood and raising your own chickens? The class will cover everything from picking a chicken and city regulations to winter care and growing your own chicken feed! This presentation will answer all your questions and you will leave feeling confident and ready to get your own flock started.
Monarchs, Milkweeds & MiraclesMonarch butterflies are disappearing because of lack of milkweed and protective habitat. Learn current information about the monarch's migration, life cycle and milkweed plants for Minnesota. Master gardeners from the U of MN Extension office will also provide information about predators and health as time allows.
Raising Monarchs ResponsiblyHelp save the declining monarch population. Conserving, enhancing, and restoring monarch breeding, migration, and habitat are essential in reversing this downward trend. This class will have an emphasis on raising and releasing monarch butterflies.