Essex Agway: Blog Channelhttp://essexagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-tos Agwayhttp://essexagway.comen-USCopyright 2015, Essex AgwaySun, 29 Nov 2015 00:08:17 -0500Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:08:17 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comBest Practices When Feeding a Bird Suetblog_342391447588800 is a rich energy source ideal for many birds, especially during migration when birds need more fuel to complete their journeys or in winter when they convert the calories to essential body heat.BlogsSun, 15 Nov 2015 07:00:00 -0500Prepare Your Trees blog_342381446379200 you've invested a lot of time and money into your landscaping this year, the last thing you want is for all of your beautiful plants, shrubs, and trees to become damaged by the impending winter weather.BlogsSun, 01 Nov 2015 07:00:00 -0500Getting Wild Birds Ready for Winterblog_247331444906800 Birds are well equipped for changing seasons, not only by migrating south but also by getting heavier, warmer plumage, eating a winter-friendly diet, and gathering in groups to share the hard work of finding food and shelter when those resources are scarce.BlogsThu, 15 Oct 2015 07:00:00 -0400Don't Forget to Fertilize Your Lawn This Fallblog_338421443697200 blades may be going dormant in late summer, but your lawn's roots are still developing and fall is the ideal time for fertilizing.BlogsThu, 01 Oct 2015 07:00:00 -0400Should You Be Changing Your Pet’s Food Regularly?blog_328471442314800 your pet becomes all grown up and it starts to enjoy the same kind of good quality food, there's nothing else that needs to be done, right? Sure, Purina Dog Chow is going to be on the menu for a long time since its affordable, and my pet likes it. However, this is far from the truth.BlogsTue, 15 Sep 2015 07:00:00 -0400Make the Most of Your Garden with Home Canningblog_328461441105200 process of canning and preserving foods takes place for many reasons. For the gardener in all of us, home canning is a way to take all of the hard work that was done outside, and bring it inside.BlogsTue, 01 Sep 2015 07:00:00 -0400Tips for Travelling with Dogs in Carsblog_321461439636400 trip anywhere really isn't complete without the four-legged members of our family tagging along for the ride. However, travelling with your pet requires a little more consideration than loading your dog in the car and driving off into the sunset.BlogsSat, 15 Aug 2015 07:00:00 -0400Vegetables to Plant in Midsummerblog_321451438426800 in midsummer is all about thinking ahead for a great fall harvest. Season gardeners understand the importance of starting early and always planning ahead. Planting takes time and patience in all aspects of gardening.BlogsSat, 01 Aug 2015 07:00:00 -0400Get an Early Start on Your Canningblog_314251436958000 is a great way to preserve a bountiful harvest, create healthier meals and save money on groceries, but it can also be an arduous workload, particularly if you have a large garden and many different types of produce to can.BlogsWed, 15 Jul 2015 07:00:00 -0400Stop Grubs From Killing Your Lawnblog_314241435748400 are small but mighty pests, causing a lot of lawn damage and frustrating homeowners. Fortunately, there are easy steps to protect lawns and minimize any risk of grub infestations or extensive damage.BlogsWed, 01 Jul 2015 07:00:00 -0400