Essex Agway: Blog Channelhttp://essexagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/23000/23989/thumb_agwaylogo250x135px.jpgEssex Agwayhttp://essexagway.comen-USCopyright 2016, Essex AgwaySat, 30 Jul 2016 16:36:28 -0400Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:36:28 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comFlea blog_407451468580400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40745/flea-tick-prevention-for-petsIs your pet starting to scratch a lot? Do they seem bothered or irritated for unknown reasons? Chances are during this time of the year; your pet has encountered fleas or ticks.BlogsFri, 15 Jul 2016 07:00:00 -0400July Garden Tipsblog_407441467370800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40744/july-garden-tipsIt may seem like midsummer is a slow gardening season, but there are plenty of tasks gardeners can attend to in July to ensure a productive, healthy harvest and beautiful flowerbeds even during the hottest summer days.BlogsFri, 01 Jul 2016 07:00:00 -0400Tips for Placing Your Hummingbird Feederblog_400351465988400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40035/tips-for-placing-your-hummingbird-feederA hummingbird feeder can bring great joy and amazing hummingbird activity to your backyard, but you need to position the feeder properly so you don't miss an instant of the action. Where should you put your hummingbird feeder?BlogsWed, 15 Jun 2016 07:00:00 -0400How To Fix Dead Patches In The Lawnblog_400341464778800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40034/how-to-fix-dead-patches-in-the-lawnA dead patch in the lawn is something that plagues every homeowner at some point and time. Dead patches can be tough to avoid as sometimes it really just comes down to the weather and other underlying issues that you cannot control such as water restrictions and root infections.BlogsWed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 -0400Learning About Different Bird Seedsblog_391701463310000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/39170/learning-about-different-bird-seedsThere are many different types of birdseed, but which is best for your birds and feeders? Understanding the different options and which birds prefer them can help you choose just the right treats for your backyard buffet.BlogsSun, 15 May 2016 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Trends for 2016blog_391691462100400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/39169/gardening-trends-for-2016Just like flowers bloom and fade or harvests thrive and shrink, gardening trends also come and go. While tried-and-true favorites will always be in season, it can be fun to try different trends and experiment with hot new techniques - which trends will you give a green thumbs up in 2016?BlogsSun, 01 May 2016 07:00:00 -0400 Dividing Perennials in the Springblog_386381460718000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/38638/-dividing-perennials-in-the-springWhen dividing your perennials this spring, time and technique are going to be your best friends when trying to achieve the best outcome. Why divide them in the first place? To save money of course! In all seriousness, perennials grow very quickly and can form large clumps in your gardens.BlogsFri, 15 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400April Gardening Tipsblog_386391459508400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/38639/april-gardening-tipsIt's almost that time of the year again. April is upon us and you know what that means. It's time to break out your tools and go to work on your garden.BlogsFri, 01 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400Safe Feeding Options for Wild Birdsblog_372551458039600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/37255/safe-feeding-options-for-wild-birdsFor some feeding wild birds is more than just a hobby, it's therapeutic. Birds are beautiful creatures with wonderful voices. They cannot only bring color to your life but peacefulness as well.BlogsTue, 15 Mar 2016 07:00:00 -040010 Best Tips for Starting Seeds Indoorsblog_372541456833600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/37254/10-best-tips-for-starting-seeds-indoorsStarting seeds indoors can seem intimidating for gardeners who may not have the greenest thumbs, but it's not hard to do with the right preparation and attentive care. Why Start Your Own Seeds?BlogsTue, 01 Mar 2016 07:00:00 -0500