Grow Milkweed Plants
About This Show
In support of growing milkweed plants I am sharing the value that native milkweed has for monarch butterflies. Your host, Brad Grimm, created a website dedicated to education about milkweed. Visit
Get started taking action to find and grow milkweed. I'll warn you in advance, you may fall in love with this plant.
The podcast dedicated to all things milkweed related. Topics include Asclepias, Monarch butterflies, milkweed, gardening and pollinators.
Most Recent Episode
GMP 28: Grow Milkweed Plants is a verb. Lets get started!
With the help of farmers the butterfly habitat has been increasing. The NRCS regional pollinator efforts in the midwest has added milkweed habitat. It's also added headaches for farmers who got more then they bargained for. Will encroaching weeds lead to herbicide use that will stifle the monarch butterflies fall migration? We will have to wait and see about that. Today is the time to take action and to get started you need to save and collect plastic milk jugs right now!