Plainfield Agway: Blog Channelhttp://plainfieldagway.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/13000/13735/thumb_agwaylogo250x135px.jpgPlainfield Agwayhttp://plainfieldagway.comen-USCopyright 2017, Plainfield AgwayMon, 25 Sep 2017 23:34:16 -0400Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:34:16 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comBird Feeding Tips for Fallblog_428621505473200http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/42862/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_333821504263600http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/33382/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 -0400Birdfeeding on a Budgetblog_502521502794800http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/50252/birdfeeding-on-a-budgetFeeding the birds is an enjoyable and easy hobby, but it doesn't have to be an expensive one. No matter what your budget, it is possible to offer a nutritious backyard buffet that will attract a wide variety of hungry birds.BlogsTue, 15 Aug 2017 07:00:00 -0400What Is Bugging Your Garden?blog_502511501585200http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/50251/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_495371500116400http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/49537/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_405271498906800http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/40527/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 -0400Natural Ways to Deter Deerblog_489731497524400http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/48973/natural-ways-to-deter-deerDeer may be elegant, attractive wildlife, but they can be some of the worst backyard and garden pests as they damage trees, eat gardens and flowerbeds, trample foliage and leave feces throughout the yard. While fences can be effective at keeping deer away, harsh barriers can also be eyesores.BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400How to Avoid 10 Common Lawn and Garden Problemsblog_301081496314800http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/30108/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 -0400Controlling Fleas and Ticks on Your Petblog_293521494846000http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/29352/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, 15 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400May Garden Tipsblog_293531493636400http://plainfieldagway.com/blog/article/29353/may-garden-tipsLate spring is ideal for gardening, and while May can be warmer or cooler depending on where you live and what your general climate is like, these May garden tips can help you keep your flowerbeds, lawn, vegetable garden, and containers in peak condition for fabulous foliage, perfect plants, and beautiful blooms.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400