Green Acres Agway: Blog Channelhttp://greenacresbiz.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/16000/16514/thumb_agwaylogo250x135px.jpgGreen Acres Agwayhttp://greenacresbiz.comen-USCopyright 2017, Green Acres AgwaySun, 10 Dec 2017 20:47:53 -0500Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:47:53 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comWinterize Your Bird Bathsblog_355381512129600http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/35538/winterize-your-bird-bathsBirds need liquid water to drink year-round. While they can melt snow and ice in the winter to drink, doing so takes a lot of calories and body heat, and if backyard birders provide liquid water, birds will be healthy and their winter survival rates will be higher.BlogsFri, 01 Dec 2017 07:00:00 -0500How to Prepare Wild Birds for Winterblog_526951510747200http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/52695/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_347131509534000http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/34713/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 -0400Bird Migration Scheduleblog_518931508065200http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/51893/bird-migration-scheduleWhether you enjoy feathered visitors to your yard or feeding station or you regularly travel to wildlife refuges and nature preserves to see a wider variety of species, migration is always an exciting time to see birds.BlogsSun, 15 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400Fall Garden Clean Up is Spring Preparationblog_518921506855600http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/51892/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_431941505473200http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/43194/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_334431504263600http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/33443/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_502201502794800http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/50220/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_502191501585200http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/50219/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 -0400Keeping Wild Birds Cool in the Summerblog_495201500116400http://greenacresbiz.com/blog/article/49520/keeping-wild-birds-cool-in-the-summerAlthough wild birds have many ways to keep themselves cool, as a wild bird enthusiast you can help them avoid becoming overheated. • Provide a Water Source: Provide a bird bath with clean fresh water, and no more than a couple of inches of water in the bath for bathing.BlogsSat, 15 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400