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, 24 Aug 2017 00:42:32 -0400Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:42:32 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBest 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 -0400Controlling Fleas and Ticks on Your Petblog_298731494846000http://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.BlogsMon, 15 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400May Garden Tipsblog_298721493636400http://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.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400Think 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 -0400