Wells Brothers Pet, Lawn & Garden Supply                                                August  2013, Vol. 1
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Address:
5001 K Avenue
Plano, TX 75074
Phone: (972) 424-8516 

Store Hours:
Mon - Fri: 9 am - 7 pm 
Saturday: 9 am - 6 pm
Closed Sunday
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Every Friday & Saturday in August

Aug 3 & Aug 17
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Aug 10 & Aug 24 
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be sure to check the event calendar on our website for future store events!
August Pet Food of the Month
 The featured Pet Food of the Month is Wild Bird Chow. Save $2 on a bag on Healthy Hearts (sunflower hearts), Shell Free (no grow) and Cardinal Cuisine (black oil and safflower). 
August Coupons 
 
Click here to access Wells Brothers August Online Coupons
Wells Brothers Garden Tonic
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Wells Brothers Garden Tonic (our version of compost tea) is available Friday and Saturday only. It is used as a ... 
Next Top Dog Contest
NutriSource 10th Anniversary "Next Top Dog" Contest

News From Wells Brothers Pet, Lawn & Garden Supply
 
Greetings!

logoWe have plenty happenings at Wells Brothers in August, starting with our Collin County Master Gardener's Annual Bulb Seminar and Sale! This event will take place August 3, 2013 at 1:30pm in our meeting room. The bulb pick-up date this year is on Saturday, October 12th from 2 pm to 5 pm. Read below for more information. 

With the blazing heat it's hard to believe it's time to think about fall gardening. Our starter plants will arrive soon, so start preparing those beds! 

Our Pet Food of the Month for August is Wild Bird Seed. Read about it below and learn how to save big this month!

Just an analog store in a digital world!

Dick Broussard,
Well Brothers Pet, Lawn & Garden Supply
Annual Bulb Sale & Seminar

Wells Brothers will once again be hosting the phenomenal Collin County Master Gardener's Annual Bulb Seminar and Sale. This event will take place August 3, 2013 at 1:30pm in our meeting room. The bulb pick-up date this year is on Saturday, October 12th from 2pm to 5pm. For more information on the Collin County Master Gardeners Association Bulb and Perennial Mart, ...

Fall Gardens

Now is the time to plant squash and cucumber seeds. The fall starter plants should be here at the store by the end of the month. I will announce their arrival on Facebook. These are the most common fall crops: Beans, Peas,  Beets, ...


Tick Problems?

Of all the tiny critters we get calls on, the tick seems to be very popular as of late. Do not take a tick problem lightly. Aside from giving most folks the willies, they carry some very nasty diseases. I hate to sound like a broken record (for you young folks, that is the big round thing with the small ...

Mushroom Compost

For all of us gardeners add compost to our bed, we now have mushroom compost from Nature's Guide! It is in a 1 cubic ft. bag and sells for $9.00. If it is time to add compost to your garden, come into the store and give it a try!


August in U.S. History

August 1st, 1944 Anne Frank penned the last entry into her diary. "[I] keep on trying to find a way of becoming what I would like to be, and what I could be, if...there weren't any other people living in the world." 

August 2, 1876 Wild Bill Hickok is killed during a poker game. He is holding two pair of black, aces and 8's. It is known as a "Dead Man's Hand".

 

August 7, 1782 President George Washington creates the "Order of the Purple Heart".

 

August 9, 1974 President Richard M. Nixon becomes the first and still only president to resign while in office.

 

August 23, 1966 Lunar Orbiter 1 takes the first picture of Earth from the moon.

 

August 29, 1964 Walt Disney's Mary Poppins is released.

 

Mary Poppins
Mary Poppins

 

I told myself I wasn't going to mention this one. So, this link is me not mentioning August 6 and August 9, 1945:

 

http://www.cddc.vt.edu/host/atomic/hiroshim/hiro_med.html


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Wells Brothers Buck
 
Save $1.50 on your purchase of $5 or more with the Wells Brothers Buck! Bring this coupon into the store and save on your next purchase.

Coupon expires: August 31, 2013