monarch habitat eqip deadline friday!
There is a deadline this Friday for getting signed up for a special Monarch Habitat EQIP contract that’s very different from the normal. You don’t have to be a producer, it’s not a rental payment but an incentive for seeding so it’s a one-time payment. So, anyone with an odd half acre minimum (like where […]
new infographic: monsanto vs monarchs
Monarch butterflies, celebrated for their remarkable migration across the continent, are in trouble. This year, the monarch population is by far the lowest ever recorded. A primary cause of this decline is the loss of milkweed plants from our agricultural landscape throughout the Midwest. Milkweeds are a critical component of the breeding habitat for monarchs […]
“In real estate it’s location, location, location and for monarchs and other wildlife it’s habitat, habitat, habitat”, said Chip Taylor, Director of Monarch Watch. Monarch Watch (www.MonarchWatch.org) started in 1992 as an outreach program dedicated to engaging the public in studies of monarchs and is now concentrating its efforts on monarch conservation. “We have a […]