Recent Blog Posts

Summer Lawn Care Considerations by Tina Savage, Rochester Store Manager

Most of the grasses commonly used in New Hampshire lawns are cool season grasses. This includes; Bluegrass, Fescue and Rye grass, all are sod forming turf grasses; they grow best when the soil temperature is around 60 degrees and at least 1 inch of water is applied each week. Read More

Vegetable Garden Insect Pests and Disease: Prevention and Control by Tina Savage, Rochester Store Manager

So, our short New Hampshire growing season is in full swing. You spent the end of May preparing, selecting and planting the vegetables and herbs that you and your family love. While you wait for the plants to grow, mature and produce there are a few things you should know in order to prevent the loss of your crops to insects and disease. Read More