Recent Blog Posts

November Lawn & Garden Tips

No fruit, no flowers, no leaves, no birds! November The above is only an excerpt from a poem by Thomas Hood. I think it says it all! Of course here in Vermont we are still experiencing unseasonably warm weather. First off, we know it is going to start raining.

Bird Feeding Tips for Fall

As 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.

Summer Gardens

The summer has finally arrived. And the gardens are showing their best colors. Continue to water, deadhead and feed containers. Fertilize your flower garden with granular or water soluble fertilizer. Stake plants such as dahlias, sunflowers, and hollyhocks.