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 Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:46:07 -0500Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:46:07 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comHow to Prepare Wild Birds for Winterblog_526911510747200http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/52691/how-to-prepare-wild-birds-for-winterWith fewer daylight hours and longer cold nights, natural food sources needed for energy to keep warm are scarce. Water supplies can be frozen or snow covered.BlogsWed, 15 Nov 2017 07:00:00 -0500Prepare Your Trees blog_347091509534000http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/34709/prepare-your-trees-shrubs-for-winterIf you've invested a lot of time and money into your landscaping this year, the last thing you want is for all of your beautiful plants, shrubs, and trees to become damaged by the impending winter weather.BlogsWed, 01 Nov 2017 07:00:00 -0400Home Safety Tips With Indoor Petsblog_518841508065200http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/51884/home-safety-tips-with-indoor-petsEvery pet owner wants to give their cats, dogs, birds, fish and other pets a safe, happy home, but our homes are filled with many more hazards than most pet owners realize. Fortunately, it is easy to take steps to minimize any risks and keep pets safe.BlogsSun, 15 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400Fall Garden Clean Up is Spring Preparationblog_240711506855600http://chelmsfordagway.com/blog/article/24071/fall-garden-clean-up-is-spring-preparationEvery good gardener knows that there is a season for everything. The best gardeners know how to make each season count. What if I told you that cleaning up your garden will help prepare you for spring in more ways than you ever imagined?BlogsSun, 01 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400Bird 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 -0400