Month: December 2012

Winter Garden Inspections

December 31st, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Underneath all that snow in your garden beds are flowers, shrubs and trees that will most likely survive the cold and ice and won’t skip a beat come spring time. That’s a big most likely, though. To make that ‘most likely’ a certainty, it’s always a good idea to inspect your shrubs, trees and other […]

Sheltering your trees during the winter

December 26th, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

All across America and no matter the climate zone, winter is here.  As of today, a storm front is currently affecting many states, pelting them with rain and snow.  Please be safe out there.  There have been deaths.   With that said, are you protecting your trees, shrubs or seedlings?  If not, you should consider […]

Bare root trees make great Christmas gifts

December 18th, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Think outside the box this holiday season and give a loved one a bare root tree!  Although we’re currently in the midst of winter, it’s never too early to think about what trees you’re going to plant come springtime.  At Cold Stream Farm, we believe preplanning is best.  The same holds true when gifting a […]

Did you use Cold Stream Farm food plot seed this deer gun-season?

December 11th, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Now the reports are coming in, from all across America.  By all accounts, it was a mixed deer-gun season.  Some states had positive numbers.  Others…not so much.  In Ohio, for instance, hunters will have an additional weekend to hunt.  In Michigan, the numbers weren’t as positive as Cold Stream Farm would like to see.  The […]

Deer license sales about 2 percent higher entering this season

December 4th, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Yes, it’s venison season!  The better a deer eats, the more robust its body is.  This bodes well for deer hunters.  Michigan’s firearm deer hunting season began Nov. 15th and ran through Nov. 30th.  Overall, the season was a positive one.  In the article “Michigan deer hunting: DNR reports slight rise in license sales for […]