Recent Blog Posts

  • Gardening Tips for July

    July 1, 2013
    Sit back for a moment and enjoy the fruits of your labor in the garden!    There are still tasks to perform in the garden, however your primary concern will be assuring an ample supply of water for your plants.
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  • Going to Bat Against Bugs

    June 15, 2013
    Try natural biological insect control. The evidence suggests that a typical bat colony can make a difference to those who want to use natural biological insect control as part of their insect control.
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  • Turn Feed Bags into Money Bags with Southern States S.H.O.W. Program

    June 3, 2013
      Southern States Special Horse Organization Winner’s (S. ) Program allows you the opportunity to submit proof of purchase seals of empty feed bags to raise moneyH Click here to learn how to start saving today.   O
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  • Flea & Tick Control

    June 1, 2013
    Cats and dogs can be warm, wonderful companions. However, those companions will often most likely bring other parasitic creatures into your lives that are not at all welcome.
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  • Southern States May 2013 Equine News

    May 22, 2013
    Check out the latest Equine News from Southern States! Learn about fly control tips and tricks, selecting quality hay and much more! Click here to catch up on the latest Equine News.
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  • Spring Bird Feeding

    May 15, 2013
    Spring is the perfect time to feed backyard birds: migrating birds returning to their northern ranges need to replenish their energy after a long journey, and resident birds raising families have hungry nestlings to feed.
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  • What to do if your Pet is Skunked

    May 1, 2013
    Skunks are common in rural and suburban areas, and pets are curious about these waddling, furry creatures. Unfortunately, skunks are not sociable and will spray their bitter, overpowering oil on curious pets, but it is possible to de-skunk your pet if it is sprayed.
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  • Caring for Your Dog’s Coat

    April 15, 2013
    Coat care basics include brushing, bathing, regular inspections and a healthy diet.
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  • Attending a Horse Show with your Equine Friend? Make sure to have an Enjoyable experience when going!

    April 5, 2013
    Southern States Equine News shows you ways to ensure an enjoyable experience when attending a Horse show! Click here to learn good etiquette, proper horse show presentation and ways to make the show enjoyable!    
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  • Grass Germination

    April 1, 2013
    Germination is dependent on soil temperature and available soil moisture. Most cool season species, like those listed below, will not start the germination process until soil temperatures are above 50° F. Warmer soil temperature results in a faster germination rate.
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