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The endangered Marshall Strawberry and the endangered Chicago native plant front yard

May 12, 2013 What is the “Marshall Strawberry” and why should you care? The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that since the beginning of this century, about 75% of the genetic diversity of agricultural crops … Continue reading

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Natives, organics and conservation in McHenry County

May 5, 2013 Taking the show on the road to McHenry County If you’re a fan of native plants and you’re in the vicinity of Crystal Lake, Illinois on Sunday morning, you might want to consider stopping by McHenry County … Continue reading

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Protecting native plants, regulating fracking and measuring lake levels

January 6, 2013 Fighting for the right to grow native plants in Chicago If you’ve listened to my show in the past couple of weeks or you follow me on this page or on the social media, you know of … Continue reading

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