Essex Agway: Blog Channelhttp://essexagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/23000/23989/thumb_agwaylogo250x135px.jpgEssex Agwayhttp://essexagway.comen-USCopyright 2015, Essex AgwayThu, 03 Sep 2015 17:15:26 -0400Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:15:26 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comMake the Most of Your Garden with Home Canningblog_328461441105200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/32846/make-the-most-of-your-garden-with-home-canningThe 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_321461439636400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/32146/tips-for-travelling-with-dogs-in-carsA 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_321451438426800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/32145/vegetables-to-plant-in-midsummerPlanting 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_314251436958000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/31425/get-an-early-start-on-your-canningCanning 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_314241435748400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/31424/stop-grubs-from-killing-your-lawnGrubs 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 -0400No Hummingbirds at Your Feeders? We Have Solutions!blog_301691434366000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/30169/no-hummingbirds-at-your-feeders-we-have-solutionsHummingbirds are some of the most desirable backyard birds, but if they aren't finding your backyard to their liking, there are many steps you can take to attract them to your feeders.BlogsMon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400How to Avoid 10 Common Lawn and Garden Problemsblog_301681433156400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/30168/how-to-avoid-10-common-lawn-and-garden-problemsNo matter how well you care for your lawn, some pests and problems are bound to appear, but you can be prepared for these top 10 common lawn and garden problems and take steps right away to minimize any unwanted difficulties.BlogsMon, 01 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400Controlling Fleas and Ticks on Your Petblog_298731431687600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/29873/controlling-fleas-and-ticks-on-your-petFleas and ticks are uncomfortable for pets and humans alike, and because these parasites can spread diseases and cause anemia, it is imperative that pet owners take steps to control them.BlogsFri, 15 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400May Garden Tipsblog_298721430478000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/29872/may-garden-tipsLate spring is ideal for gardening, and while May can be warmer or cooler depending on where you live and what your general climate is like, these May garden tips can help you keep your flowerbeds, lawn, vegetable garden, and containers in peak condition for fabulous foliage, perfect plants, and beautiful blooms.BlogsFri, 01 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400Essentials for Backyard Birdingblog_290001429095600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/29000/essentials-for-backyard-birdingGetting started as a backyard birder is easy, inexpensive and enjoyable. Birders need to meet birds' needs in their backyard as well as their own birding needs to enjoy every feathered friend that flits through their yard.BlogsWed, 15 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0400