Recent Blog Posts

  • Four steps for seeding bare spots in your lawn

    August 1, 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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  • How to Use Flowers to Attract Different Types of Wild Birds

    July 24, 2014
      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.
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  • Is Your Dog Socializing Enough?

    July 15, 2014
      Socializing your dog is the process of exposure and habituation to the environment around it. Socialization is important because in addition to genetics, it is the most important factor in determining the temperament of your dog.
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  • Beneficial Bugs: Insects You Actually Want to Keep Around!

    July 1, 2014
      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.
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  • Stink Bugs

    June 15, 2014
    What is a stink bug? What do they eat? How do I get rid of them? Find out all you need to know to keep your garden and home stink bug free this year! Click here for the rest of the article: Stink Bugs
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  • Something Bugging You?

    June 1, 2014
    Agway Offers Tips for Summer Insect ControlThose of you who enjoyed the mild winter beware - you could be paying the price this summer.
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  • Flea & Tick Control

    May 15, 2014
    Cats and dogs can be warm, wonderful companions. However, those companions will often most likely bring other parasitic creatures into your lives that are not at all welcome.
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  • How to Prepare the Soil for your First Garden

    May 1, 2014
    Nothing happens in a new garden until the soil is prepared for planting. Click here for the rest of the article: How to Prepare the Soil for your First Garden
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  • Container Gardening

    April 15, 2014
    It's easy to experiment and change plants with container gardening. Click here to view the video: Container Gardening
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  • Crabgrass Control

    April 1, 2014
    Crabgrass 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 Control
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