916 2nd ST SE
Dodge Center, MN 55927United States
A small native planting designed to educate landowners, producers and the community about native grasses and wildflowers. With 44 local species seeded the site will provide flowering plants throughout the season.
People's Gardens can benefit communities in many ways. For example, they can be used to help raise awareness, educate the public, and provide outreach on several issues such as: healthy eating and lifestyles, natural resources conservation, cultural and intergenerational connections, sustainable agriculture, or environmental education.
What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
using native species that are naturally tolerant
using plants to attract beneficial insects
using plants that provide food, cover, or shelter to wildlife