Recent Blog Posts

  • Protecting Your Landscape From Deer

    September 1, 2014
    You've worked hard on your lawn and garden throughout the season and you want wildlife to flourish all around you, but regular visits from deer can negatively impact your landscaping efforts.
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  • Four Steps For Seeding Bare Spots In Your Lawn

    August 15, 2014
    Sometimes 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.
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  • Watering Plants? Use Cooking Water for Extra Nutrition

    August 1, 2014
    We all have been at fault at some point in our lives for trying some crazy tactic for attempting to make our plants grow. Whether it is homemade fertilizer or sun lamps, everyone has their own tricks. Here’s another trick you can use to water your plants, plus its cheap and effective.
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  • Planting Cover Crops

    August 1, 2014
    Planting Cover Crops Many home gardeners will plant a cover crop after harvesting early maturing vegetables. Planting a cover crop will suppress weeds and improve soil condition. There are quite a few options, but the main cover crops for this area are Buckwheat, Rye Grain, and Annual Ryegrass.
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  • Butterfly Gardening for Kids

    June 15, 2014
    Winged jewels of the air.
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  • Gardening Tips for June

    June 1, 2014
    Here are a few helpful suggestions and tips to keep your gardens at their peak performance.
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  • Gardening Tips for May

    May 15, 2014
    May'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.
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  • How to Care for New Chicks

    May 1, 2014
    More and more hobbyists each year are interested in raising a small flock of chickens in their backyards or on a small farm. Most owners know that the brooding period, a chicken's first 8 to 10 weeks of life, is crucial, but what's the best way to get your flock off to a good start?
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  • Container Gardening

    April 15, 2014
    It's easy to experiment and change plants with container gardening.
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  • Agway has The Right Mulch for Every Yard

    April 1, 2014
    Mulch adds the finishing touch to your home's landscaping but it's not just a pretty frame, mulch offers many other benefits as well…
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