Inspired by our two favorite pastimes, this guide will help you work and drink your way through the year. We're all for cracking open a Busch Light 12 months a year, but if your taste buds change like the seasons, you have to reward your hard work with some of our hometown favorites.
Work: Let's Get To Work
With little maintenance to do in the yard, the beginning of the year is the perfect time to clean and sharpen your lawn and garden tools and have your power equipment serviced.
Drink: Bell's Winter White Ale
Work: Get In Shape
Time to prune and re-shape evergreen shrubs and shade trees during this winter dormant period.
Drink: Great Lakes Brewing Edmund Fitzgerald Porter
Work: Turf War
Apply lawn pre-emergent treatments to control dandelions and crabgrass this upcoming spring and summer.
Drink: Founder's KBS
Work: Punching Holes
Whether you hire, rent, or own an aerator, now's the time to help promote that healthy green growth.
Drink: Bell's Two Hearted
Work: Mulch is Life
Freshen up your space by replacing or just refreshing mulch around plants and landscaping beds.
Drink: Wicked Weed Golden Angel
Work: Let's Mow, Bro
The king of yard chores, mow the grass and change up the direction/pattern each time for stripes that stand out.
Drink: Bell's Oberon
Work: Freshen Flowers
Cut back spent flowers of annuals and perennials to encourage new blooms.
Drink: Jolly Pumpkin Bam Bière
Work: Make It Rain
No getting lazy! Keep watering your lawns, ornamental plants and vegetables, and outdoor potted plants for long lives.
Drink: Wicked Weed Freak of Nature
Work: Planting Roots
Begin planting trees and shrubs in autumn to allow them time to grow stronger roots.
Drink: Highland Brewing Gaelic Ale
Work: Bring Out Your Dead
Remove spent summer annuals, Prune dead blooms off perennials, and plant fall annuals.
Drink: Great Lakes Brewing Oktoberfest
Work: Rake That
Mulch or rake leaves regularly to prevent a thick layer of leaves, insects, and diseases.
Drink: Foothills Sexual Chocolate
Work: Deck the Halls
Don your ugliest Christmas sweater and start hanging your Christmas lights and wreaths!
Drink: Great Lakes Brewing Christmas Ale