Full Worm Moon, Peas for St. Pat's, DST reminder

Daily Newsletter for Friday, March 10, 2017

The little white clouds are racing over the sky,    

And the fields are strewn with the gold of the flower of March,    

The daffodil breaks under foot, and the tasseled larch

Sways and swings as the thrush goes hurrying by.

–Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)

Friday, March 10, 2017
69th day of the year

Emily Osment (actress) was born on this day in 1992.
Corey Haim (actor) died on this day in 2010.

What the heck is a Garden Hod?
It was designed to harvest and wash vegetables and fruit easily, but it has hundreds of other uses, too!

old farmers almanac garden guide

Join a Community Garden

Why Join (or Start) a Community Garden?
Join (or start) a community garden! There are so many benefits beyond the camaraderie. Gardening alongside neighbors opens a world of possibilities.
Almanac 1792 Suncatcher

Each piece is individually pressed, resulting in subtle variations that reflect the handmade art of traditional glass-making. These are large honey amber suncatchers that measure over 4 inches across. Made in the USA from recycled bottles.
Planting Peas for St. Pat's

Peas are one of the first crops we plant. Plant as soon as the ground can be worked—even if snow falls after you plant them!  Here’s our guide on how to plant, grow, and harvest peas.
Almanac Tick Remover Tool (3-Pack)

The best tick remover is the one that is easy to carry and always with you! Easy-to-use and safe tick removal tool that attaches to key chains, dog collars, leashes, saddles, and backpacks. Made in the USA from high-strength anodized aluminum that won’t break or bend.
Start Your Cabbage!

Cabbage is a hardy, leafy vegetable full of vitamins. It can be difficult to grow; it only likes cool temperatures and it can be a magnet for some types of garden pests. Here are some tips for growing cabbage in your garden!
Almanac Garden Hod

Born of pure ingenuity, the Garden Hod reflects the very best of farmers’ long tradition of craftsmanship and utility. It was designed as a harvest basket, but can be used for everything from a picnic basket to a knitting basket.
Full Worm Moon Rises

Full Moon for March 2018
When is the Full Moon for March 2018? Actually, this year, there are two! Find Moon phase dates, best days by the Moon, folklore, and more in our guide to the March Full Moons.
Soy Wax Candles

These large, eye-catching candles come in a printed glass container housed in a decorative box with a wooden ball top. 
Remember to Spring Forward!

When Is Daylight Saving Time 2018?
When does Daylight Saving Time 2018 begin and end? Find dates here—as well as the history of Daylight Saving Time, highlighting the seemingly endless debate about saving daylight and changing our clocks.
Cricket Garden Sculpture

Over a foot long and made of cast iron.