Tiny seeds, such as the ones of carrots and lettuce, can be difficult to sow into the soil with the correct spacing between due to their size and irregular shape. Seed companies have begun to pellet the seed to make planting more easy and enjoyable.
Our purpose in Kids Club is to enlighten, inspire, educate, and inform our children to the wonders of nature.
The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica Newman, is the most abundant and important landscape pest in Ohio. The adults can be controlled by spraying susceptible plants with insecticides. There are several over-the-counter pesticides available at The Rock Pile.
There are several Deer Repellents on the market that are effective in deterring deer and we’ll be highlighting a few of them here over the next few days. To start out, let’s look at Milorganite.
A plain brown bird with an effervescent voice, the House Wren is a common backyard bird over nearly the entire Western Hemisphere. Listen for its rush-and-jumble song in summer and you’ll find this species zipping through shrubs and low tree branches, snatching at insects. The House Wren has one of the largest ranges of any songbird in the New World.
Life has gotten busier and busier, leaving little time to dedicate to those organizations that are near and dear to our hearts. But, there is something you can do that doesn’t add one single thing to your schedule.
Stop by for a Seminar Saturday, April 2nd at 10am! By Bernie Car Have you ever had a “sick tree” and the advice you got was “Let’s fertilize it and see what happens”? Or, your trees and shrubs had various insect or disease problems, and the advice was to “spray the bugs”. On the…
Fundraising that Rocks is a wonderfully simple year-round program that donates back to the local organizations that our customers care about. Whenever a customer shops at The Rock Pile, they can have us donate to their organization simply by telling us where they’d like that donation to go.
Check out some of the new things we’ve added to our Wild Republic line (they’re the folks who make the Audubon birds that our customers love so much.