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 AgwayThu, 31 Jul 2014 17:36:44 -0400Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:36:44 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBeneficial 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 -0400Crabgrass Controlblog_201331397559600http://essexagway.com/blog/article/20133/crabgrass-controlCrabgrass is one of the most invasive annual grasses in lawns and gardens.   A dense healthy lawn is the best defense against crabgrass and other troublesome weeds. Click here for the rest of the article: Crabgrass ControlBlogsTue, 15 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Tips for Aprilblog_199461396350000http://essexagway.com/blog/article/19946/gardening-tips-for-aprilSpring is finally here!   While there is much to do in your yard and garden this month, don't get discouraged!   There is plenty of time in the month to get to everything without overdoing it! Click here for the rest of the article: Gardening Tips for AprilBlogsTue, 01 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0400Make Your Bird Bath Betterblog_191651394881200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/19165/make-your-bird-bath-betterThere are eight simple ways you can improve your bird bath, however, and a better bird bath will attract even more birds. Click here for the rest of the article: Make Your Bird Bath BetterBlogsSat, 15 Mar 2014 07:00:00 -0400Gardening Tips for Marchblog_122531393675200http://essexagway.com/blog/article/12253/gardening-tips-for-marchMarch is a great time to have your lawn & garden soil tested. Your lawn & garden will also need a spring feeding. See your local Agway dealer for spreaders and fertilizers.BlogsSat, 01 Mar 2014 07:00:00 -0500