About Us

Nature’s Companion is a snapshot guide to plants, people and events in horticulture.

Articles on varied gardening topics such as new plants, vegetable/herb production and ornamental plant selection give an overview of how and why certain plants are utilized throughout Nebraska and the Midwest.

Nature’s Companion is here as a value-added piece for the consumers in horticulture. Celebrating our work with the earth, while promoting the growth of the horticulture industry in our region.

The magazine has been made possible by the sponsorship of the Nebraska Nursery and Landscape Association (NNLA) and through grant money from the United States Department of Agriculture through Nebraska Department of Agriculture.

Copies are available at participating nurseries, garden centers and extension offices. 

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