Garden Talk: Attracting pollinators and vegetable news

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
A male black swallowtail butterfly on a lantana plant.
Ken Lane CC-BY-NC-SA

It’s pollinator week and to celebrate we talk about gardening for butterflies, bees and other pollinators with two guests from Johnson’s Nursery. And then at 12:30 we learn about the latest trends in vegetable production and consumption.

Featured in this Episode

  • Plants for butterflies, bees and other pollinators

    We talk about selecting native plants that will attract pollinators to your garden. Our guests are Carrie Hennessy and Ben French from Johnson’s Nursery in Menomonee Falls.

  • Vegetable trends in the US

    There are so many different vegetable varieties, it’s hard to know what to grow! We talk with veggie expert Irwin Goldman about the latest trends in consumption and production.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Carrie Hennessy Guest
  • Ben French Guest
  • Jill Nadeau Executive Producer
  • Jeff Robbins Technical Director

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