Landscaping with Native Plants: Savannah, Woodland, & Prairie

Join us for Part 2 of Landscaping with Native Plants! Join How’s it Growin’ radio host Bob Henrickson and Conservation Nebraska in this educational event. Discover with us what Nebraska savannah, woodland, and prairie plants to use in your landscape. Whether your...

Edible Nature Hike at Wilderness Park

Welcome spring and join How’s it Growin’ radio host Bob Henrickson and some wild friends on a guided nature hike in Wilderness Park. Come and learn about the wild edible plants in your own neck of the woods! We will learn how to identify and harvest some wild weeds...

Edible Wild Plants of Nebraska: Part 3

Coming Summer 2022, PART 3! Bob is back to share more fantastic knowledge about the wonderful edible plants that Nebraska has to offer. This event will focus on Nebraska’s tree species and the different ways you can use them for food. Foraging is a great way to...

Pollinator Garden Tour

What better way to spend the first day of summer AND Pollinator Week than joining us for a pollinator garden tour! We will be touring Central Community College – Grand Island’s 5 year old, mature pollinator garden led by Benjamin Newton and his staff....