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 2017, Essex AgwaySat, 21 Oct 2017 22:53:56 -0400Sat, 21 Oct 2017 22:53:56 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBird Migration Scheduleblog_518901508065200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/51890/bird-migration-scheduleWhether you enjoy feathered visitors to your yard or feeding station or you regularly travel to wildlife refuges and nature preserves to see a wider variety of species, migration is always an exciting time to see birds.BlogsSun, 15 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400Fall Garden Clean Up is Spring Preparationblog_240751506855600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/24075/fall-garden-clean-up-is-spring-preparationEvery good gardener knows that there is a season for everything. The best gardeners know how to make each season count. What if I told you that cleaning up your garden will help prepare you for spring in more ways than you ever imagined?BlogsSun, 01 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400Caring for Garden Mumsblog_512441505473200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/51244/caring-for-garden-mumsMums are beautiful blooms that come in a wide range of bold tones and rich autumn hues, and savvy gardeners can keep mums healthy and flourishing for weeks in late fall with the proper care.BlogsFri, 15 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400Get an Early Start on Your Canningblog_314251504263600http://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.BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400Best Ways to Get Rid of and Prevent Fleas and Ticksblog_504851502794800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/50485/best-ways-to-get-rid-of-and-prevent-fleas-and-ticksFleas and ticks are no one's favorite guests, but dealing with these pests is an inevitable part of pet ownership. Fortunately, there are easy ways to get rid of fleas and ticks and prevent them from coming back.BlogsTue, 15 Aug 2017 07:00:00 -0400What Is Bugging Your Garden?blog_502151501585200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/50215/what-is-bugging-your-gardenMany gardeners have a love-hate relationship with the bugs in their garden. There are insects that are undeniably beneficial and great residents, as they enhance pollination, improve soil quality and defend plants against more aggressive, harmful bugs and other wildlife.BlogsTue, 01 Aug 2017 07:00:00 -0400Beneficial Bugs: Insects You Actually Want to Keep Around!blog_224211500116400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22421/beneficial-bugs-insects-you-actually-want-to-keep-aroundWhen you think of summer and insects, you think of the nuisance of gnats flying around your face, the  miniature chainsaw buzz of them landing in your ears, and several months of itchy, red welts from mosquitos making your vacation less than picturesque.BlogsSat, 15 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400July Garden Tipsblog_407441498906800http://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.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400Benefits of Having a Rooster In Your Flockblog_487711497524400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/48771/benefits-of-having-a-rooster-in-your-flockRoosters can add many advantages to your home and to your flock. Some may see it as a bad idea, but there are many key benefits to having a rooster in your flock. Among these benefits include fertilization, behavior, defense and beauty.BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400How to Avoid 10 Common Lawn and Garden Problemsblog_301681496314800http://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.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400