Recent Blog Posts

July Garden Tips

It may seem like midsummer is a slow gardening season, but there are plenty of tasks gardeners can attend to in July to ensure a productive, healthy harvest and beautiful flowerbeds even during the hottest summer days.

Freezing Blueberries

We’re crazy about blueberries at Sawyer Home & Garden Center!  Now is the time to stock up and freeze some blueberries so you can enjoy them for a long time! You can pick up a 5 or 10 pound box from our Famers Market everyday between the hours of 8:00am and 8:00pm.

June Garden Tips

June is a great season for gardeners, and though much of the early season planting is already finished by June 1, there is much more care a garden needs throughout the month to have the best results for top produce, pungent herbs, and the most beautiful blooms.

There are so many benefits to buying local. It's hard to come with a reason not to! That's why we wanted to share this great Michigan Farm Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Availability Calendar with you! When you eat locally grown produce, you're not only helping yourself and the community, but the whole world! When you support local farmers by purchasing their produce, you help the whole community.

Spring Garden Guide

Spring is a favorite season for many gardeners, and performing the proper tasks from late winter through late spring can help you enjoy a productive, bountiful growing season. In late winter… When a few warm days arrive late in winter, it's time to start thinking about spring gardening.