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 AgwayWed, 28 Jun 2017 14:43:47 -0400Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:43:47 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBenefits 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 -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 -0500