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 AgwayThu, 27 Apr 2017 16:30:07 -0400Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:30:07 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comThink Spring! Getting Your Lawn In Shapeblog_476241492254000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/47624/think-spring-getting-your-lawn-in-shapeAs you're looking out your window, coffee cup in hand and all you see is snow I can understand that it must be hard to think about spring and your lawn. Yet, no matter how many feet of snow are still left, you should start giving some thought about getting your lawn into shape this spring.BlogsSat, 15 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400April Gardening Tipsblog_386391491044400http://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.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400Safe Feeding Options for Wild Birdsblog_372551489575600http://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.BlogsWed, 15 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -0400Spring Garden Guideblog_289991488369600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/28999/spring-garden-guideSpring is a favorite season for many gardeners, and performing the proper tasks from late winter through late spring can help you enjoy a productive, bountiful growing season. In late winter… When a few warm days arrive late in winter, it's time to start thinking about spring gardening.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -05002017 Garden Trendsblog_462511487160000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/46251/2017-garden-trendsGardening is an ancient art, hobby and passion, but there is always something new to try.BlogsWed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500Keeping Wild Birds Healthyblog_462501485950400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/46250/keeping-wild-birds-healthyBird enthusiasts enjoy watching birds eat and bathe in their backyards. Here are some important tips to help maintain healthy wild birds:• Keep feeders free from debris, droppings and old seed that has gotten wet and possibly moldy. Moldy seed can spread sickness and disease.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500Winter Care Tips for Wild Birdsblog_450491484481600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/45049/winter-care-tips-for-wild-birdsWinter time can present a battle for survival for wild birds. Their endless quest for food begins at dawn and continues until dusk. They spend their days searching for enough sustenance to store enough energy to endure cold winter nights.BlogsSun, 15 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500Try a Windowsill Herb Gardenblog_455601483272000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/45560/try-a-windowsill-herb-gardenA windowsill herb garden can add tasty greenery to any kitchen all year long, and is a convenient way to enjoy fresh herbs for pennies. With just a few simple steps, anyone can set up an indoor herb garden.BlogsSun, 01 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500Tips to Keep Pets and Christmas Trees Separateblog_445951481803200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/44595/tips-to-keep-pets-and-christmas-trees-separateIn many homes, a beautifully decorated Christmas tree is the undisputed centerpiece of holiday decorations. Unfortunately, the garlands, tinsel, lights, and ornaments are just as attractive to pets, but can be dangerous if cats and dogs decide this unusual tree is a new and fascinating toy.BlogsThu, 15 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500Getting Wild Birds Ready for Winterblog_247331480593600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/24733/getting-wild-birds-ready-for-winterWild 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, 01 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500