Volunteers in Olathe, including master gardener Jackie Goetz, pitched in at the Pollinator Prairie to plant milkweed — the favorite food of monarch caterpillars. The prairie sits on what was once a chemical recycling facility. Will Schmitt wschmitt@kcstar.com
Volunteers in Olathe, including master gardener Jackie Goetz, pitched in at the Pollinator Prairie to plant milkweed — the favorite food of monarch caterpillars. The prairie sits on what was once a chemical recycling facility. Will Schmitt wschmitt@kcstar.com

Area boosts efforts to save starving monarch butterflies

June 06, 2016 12:01 PM