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Antidepressants Found in Fish is Bad News for Niagara

The summer, and the unseasonably warm weather we’ve been having this September, spells good news for those who like to fish on the Niagara River; and even those that like to wade in this river while enjoying a picnic with the family. But a recent study that looked at the fish in the River spells...

At Stangl’s, We Want to Hear from You!

We spend a lot of time talking to our customers and those around the Niagara Peninsula about the dangers of the fertilizers and pesticides, but we don’t want to always be the ones talking. We also want to hear from you, our loyal customers, so much so that we’ll even give you discounts and free...

It has to Get Worse before It Gets Grass

When starting with Stangl’s Safe Lawn Program, expect your lawn to get worse at first. Your dirt has the life to support weeds, and with our introduction of Nature’s Brew, it will start the succession of life, which will support higher successional plants such as grass, not weeds. Weeds are one of the first successional...

Turf and Soil Health Can Cure Disease, Weeds, and Insects

Disease, weeds and insects. These are just three of the things that homeowners battle with in their yards every season. But just what are they? While you may see ugly critters crawling through your yard, you may not know just what exactly they are. And while you may see straggly things popping up that clearly...

The Animal Crisis in Canada Due to Pesticides and Fertilizers

For years it’s been known that there’s an animal crisis relating to pesticides and fertilizers. And those who weren’t convinced always pointed to the fact that they needed ‘proof’. Now sadly, the evidence has revealed itself in big ways all over the country, and it may soon make its way to Ontario’s animals as well....