Archive for March, 2014

April Is Heartworm Awareness Month

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

April is heartworm awareness month. Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal condition caused by parasitic worms living in the arteries of the lungs and occasionally in the right side of the heart of dogs, cats and other species of mammals, including wolves, foxes, ferrets, sea lions and (in rare instances) humans. Heartworms are […]

Stihl Event Highlight – FS 38 Trimmer

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

On April 5th, we will host our ANNUAL ONE DAY Stihl Tent Sale!
At this event, we’ll have incredible deals on Stihl equipment and some great demonstrations. This week we are highlighting one such deal on a FS-38 Grass Trimmer!

This trimmer is ideal for those seeking a great entry level string trimmer. It’s a lightweight design – just 9.3lb. Its […]

When is it time to plant grass seed and fertilize?

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

When is it time to plant grass seed, treat for weeds and fertilize?
Grass seed can be planted in the spring when the temperature of the ground reaches approximately 70 to 80 degrees. This year, that will probably range from about April 15th through May 15th. If you are planting in the spring, I recommend holding off […]

It’s Hummingbird Time!

Monday, March 24th, 2014

If you live in Texas, hummingbird season has begun and it usually lasts between mid-March through November (give or take).
Now is the time to put out your feeders, stock up on food and let the hum of the hummingbirds begin! New Braunfels Feed & Supply is stocked up on hummingbird feeders! We literally have an […]

10 Things to Consider When Purchasing Plants

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Spending some time preparing and planning for your garden will pay off in the end.  Consider these tips before purchasing plants for your garden.

1.    Know your zone:  What garden zone do you live in?  Understanding your garden zone will help determine what plants will thrive in your environment,and which you should stay away from.

2.   […]