Chelmsford Agway : Blog Channelhttp://chelmsfordagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/77000/77142/thumb_chelmsford_logo_finish.jpgChelmsford Agway http://chelmsfordagway.comen-USCopyright 2017, Chelmsford Agway Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:09:18 -0400Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:09:18 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBird Feeding Tips for Fallblog_431891505473200http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/43189/bird-feeding-tips-for-fallAs the last heat wave of summer fades, bird feeders are disappearing from backyards. Most bird lovers assume that as the weather cools and mass migration sweeps in, their beloved winged friends don't need human assistance in finding food; they can forage for it themselves.BlogsFri, 15 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400Don't Forget to Fertilize Your Lawn This Fallblog_338411504263600http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/33841/dont-forget-to-fertilize-your-lawn-this-fallGrass blades may be going dormant in late summer, but your lawn's roots are still developing and fall is the ideal time for fertilizing.BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400Best Ways to Get Rid of and Prevent Fleas and Ticksblog_507791502794800http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/50779/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_502001501585200http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/50200/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_495121500116400http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/49512/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_407371498906800http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/40737/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 -0400The Importance of a Water Source for Birdsblog_492201497524400http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/49220/the-importance-of-a-water-source-for-birdsBird baths are a common feature in many yards, but do birds really need them? There are many natural sources of water, but why is water so important to birds, and what role do bird baths play?BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400How to Avoid 10 Common Lawn and Garden Problemsblog_306621496314800http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/30662/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 -0400Tips to Keep Chicks Entertainedblog_482211494846000http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/48221/tips-to-keep-chicks-entertainedChicks and chickens need stimulation and entertainment to stay healthy, and a healthy, happy chicken is one that will behave better, lay more eggs, and be a more pleasant barnyard or backyard companion.BlogsMon, 15 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400Controlling Fleas and Ticks on Your Petblog_298701493636400http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/29870/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, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400