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 2016, Essex AgwaySun, 26 Jun 2016 07:44:53 -0400Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:44:53 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comTips for Placing Your Hummingbird Feederblog_400351465988400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40035/tips-for-placing-your-hummingbird-feederA hummingbird feeder can bring great joy and amazing hummingbird activity to your backyard, but you need to position the feeder properly so you don't miss an instant of the action. Where should you put your hummingbird feeder?BlogsWed, 15 Jun 2016 07:00:00 -0400How To Fix Dead Patches In The Lawnblog_400341464778800http://essexagway.com/blog/article/40034/how-to-fix-dead-patches-in-the-lawnA dead patch in the lawn is something that plagues every homeowner at some point and time. Dead patches can be tough to avoid as sometimes it really just comes down to the weather and other underlying issues that you cannot control such as water restrictions and root infections.BlogsWed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 -0400Learning About Different Bird Seedsblog_391701463310000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/39170/learning-about-different-bird-seedsThere are many different types of birdseed, but which is best for your birds and feeders? Understanding the different options and which birds prefer them can help you choose just the right treats for your backyard buffet.BlogsSun, 15 May 2016 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Trends for 2016blog_391691462100400http://essexagway.com/blog/article/39169/gardening-trends-for-2016Just like flowers bloom and fade or harvests thrive and shrink, gardening trends also come and go. While tried-and-true favorites will always be in season, it can be fun to try different trends and experiment with hot new techniques - which trends will you give a green thumbs up in 2016?BlogsSun, 01 May 2016 07:00:00 -0400 Dividing Perennials in the Springblog_386381460718000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/38638/-dividing-perennials-in-the-springWhen dividing your perennials this spring, time and technique are going to be your best friends when trying to achieve the best outcome. Why divide them in the first place? To save money of course! In all seriousness, perennials grow very quickly and can form large clumps in your gardens.BlogsFri, 15 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400April Gardening Tipsblog_386391459508400http://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.BlogsFri, 01 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400Safe Feeding Options for Wild Birdsblog_372551458039600http://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.BlogsTue, 15 Mar 2016 07:00:00 -040010 Best Tips for Starting Seeds Indoorsblog_372541456833600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/37254/10-best-tips-for-starting-seeds-indoorsStarting seeds indoors can seem intimidating for gardeners who may not have the greenest thumbs, but it's not hard to do with the right preparation and attentive care. Why Start Your Own Seeds?BlogsTue, 01 Mar 2016 07:00:00 -0500Squirrel-Free Bird Feedingblog_368071455537600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/36807/squirrel-free-bird-feedingSquirrels may seem cute and fuzzy, but they can be treacherous pests when bird feeders are involved. Not only will squirrels eat all the food, but they may cause severe damage to the feeder in their quest for a meal.BlogsMon, 15 Feb 2016 07:00:00 -0500Indoor Vegetable Gardenblog_368061454328000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/36806/indoor-vegetable-gardenYou don't need a huge plot of land or the perfect climate to grow vegetables. It can be fun and productive to have an indoor vegetable garden, but indoor gardening is different from outdoor gardening and does take some special care.BlogsMon, 01 Feb 2016 07:00:00 -0500