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Ice Melt Comparison Chart

Here's a handy Ice Melt Comparison Chart to help you decide which of ice melt product that Essex Co-Op carries will work best for you. 

Maple syrup tap

Tapping a Maple Tree for Sap

Tap Maple Trees at Home by Tap My Trees explains how to tap your backyard maple trees for sap. The next step is to Collect Sap & Make Syrup and finally Cleanup.


Ticks Do Not Die in Winter

Ticks Do Not Die in Winter by Paula Jackson Jones offers advice for avoiding tick bites.  Essex Co-Op carries Sawyer Premium Insect Repellent, a 5% Permethrin solution you can spray you clothes with to repel ticks.