butterflies http://iowapublicradio.org en Horticulture Day: Future of the Monarch http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-future-monarch <p>A flock of monarch butterflies gathering together for the migration south can be a truly magical sight, but it's a sight that has become less and less common in Iowa. This hour, host Charity Nebbe finds out what has happened to those beautiful flocks on Monarch Butterflies. We talk about the pressures that have resulted in the smallest population of Monarchs ever recorded.</p><blockquote><p>Today's guests include: Iowa State University Extension entomologist, Donald Lewis, and Iowa State University Extension horticulturist, Richard Jauron.</p></blockquote><p></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 19:15:23 +0000 Charity Nebbe 29413 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Future of the Monarch