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SFE Grants Due October 15th

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Wild Ones Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Program Due Date The Grant applications are due October 15th so if you’re a non-profit organization that is planning to develop an outdoor learning center using native plants and you’re looking for funding, consider applying for this grant. Funds can only be used for plants and seeds and we’ll locate more »

Free Milkweed Through Monarch Watch

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Bonnie Vastag

Beginning in September 2015 and  running through spring and fall 2016, Monarch Watch will be offering free milkweed plugs for large-scale restoration projects. If you have a project in need of milkweed, check out their Monarch Watch webpage for more information about applying for these free plugs. And if you’re in need of milkweed plugs for smaller projects, more »

Encyclical on the Environment

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Bonnie Vastag

There will be much discussion during the coming months about Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment  presented on June 18th calls for swift action to curb actions which fan climate change.  He declared it caused by human-kind and called for Christians to save our planet by refraining from ecological sin. Throughout the paper, Francis presents the understanding that more »