Essex Agway: Blog Channelhttp://essexagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/23000/23989/thumb_agwaylogo250x135px.jpgEssex Agwayhttp://essexagway.comen-USCopyright 2014, Essex AgwayMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:53:27 -0400Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:53:27 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comWhen small animals attack!...your birdfeederblog_228381410778800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22838/when-small-animals-attack...your-birdfeederAlvin, Simon and Theodore are great when they sing Christmas songs in harmony or star in movies, but their real-life versions can be pretty pestering when they are constantly near your birdfeeder and eating all the goods that you intended for the birds.BlogsMon, 15 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400How Different Bird Feeders Attract Different Birdsblog_228371409569200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22837/how-different-bird-feeders-attract-different-birdsDifferent birds have different feeding styles and preferences. Knowing the specific types of birds you wish to attract will assist in getting the right kinds of feeders to attract the desired types. To attract the greatest variety, it's best to provide several different feeder types.BlogsMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400Stimulating Your Horse's Thirstblog_224291408100400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22429/stimulating-your-horses-thirstMore often than not, horses will go a significant amount of time without drinking water. Many horse people are familiar with the old saying that 'You can lead a horse to water, but you can not make it drink.BlogsFri, 15 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400Four steps for seeding bare spots in your lawnblog_224281406890800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22428/four-steps-for-seeding-bare-spots-in-your-lawnSometimes lawns can have bare spots and unfortunately toupees aren't intended for that purpose too. Here are the steps you need to take to re-seed those areas to get your lawn looking like new again: 1) Dig in For the grass to take hold, it first needs a place to stick.BlogsFri, 01 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400Beneficial Bugs: Insects You Actually Want to Keep Around!blog_224211405422000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22421/beneficial-bugs-insects-you-actually-want-to-keep-around  When 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.BlogsTue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 -0400How to Use Flowers to Attract Different Types of Wild Birdsblog_224201404212400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/22420/how-to-use-flowers-to-attract-different-types-of-wild-birds  In addition to adding bird feeders and filling up a bird bath, you can also attract wild birds by planting seed bearing flowers to your landscape. • Common Seed-Bearing Flower Types: There are several types of seed- bearing flowers that wild birds tend to be attracted to.BlogsTue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 -0400Mole blog_209951402830000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/20995/mole-vole-controlYesterday your lawn looked great, but today you woke up to a lawn with raised mounds and tunnels throughout. The tunnels make mowing difficult and just won't go away. You think you may have moles in your lawn.BlogsSun, 15 Jun 2014 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Tips for Juneblog_209961401620400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/20996/gardening-tips-for-juneHere are a few helpful suggestions and tips to keep your gardens at their peak performance. Click here for the rest of the article: Gardening Tips for JuneBlogsSun, 01 Jun 2014 07:00:00 -0400Dandelionsblog_202951400151600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/20295/dandelionsThe dandelion is so well known as a widely distributed weed that a detailed description of it is unnecessary.BlogsThu, 15 May 2014 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Tips for Mayblog_202941398942000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/20294/gardening-tips-for-mayMay's weather is anything but predictable. Pay attention to weather forecast and warnings. April showers may have brought more than just flowers or nothing at all. Click here for the rest of the article: Gardening Tips for MayBlogsThu, 01 May 2014 07:00:00 -0400