tomato tips, animal tracks, sunburn!

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, June 7, 2017

honeybee on flower

A bird in the boughs sang "June,"
And "June" hummed a bee in a Bacchic glee
As he tumbled over and over
Drunk with the honey-dew

–Clinton Scollard (1860–1932)

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
158th day of the year

Jordan Fry (actor) was born on this day in 1993.
Kenny Rankin (singer & songwriter) died on this day in 2009.

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

Know Your Animal Tracks?

Animal Track Identification
Animal tracks and footprints can tell you what animals are roaming around your backyard or eating your garden vegetables. See our animal track pictures to learn how to identify animal tracks and track animals!
Vintage Cast Iron Bird

Made using traditional sand-casting techniques! Display inside or outside.  
Sunburn Remedies!

Home Remedies for Sunburn Relief & Treatment
Here are 20 home remedies for sunburn relief and treatment. If you have a minor sunburn (where the skin is red or sore, but not blistered or broken), try one of these sunburn remedies to help soothe your pain.
The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids

Buy the Almanac for Kids, Volume 7, and GET VOLUMES 6 AND 5 FOR FREE! 
Growing Rosemary

Rosemary is a perennial evergreen shrub with blue flowers. It is a pungent and distinctive herb with a sweet, resinous flavor. Here’s how to grow your own rosemary plants.
The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Notebook

A gardener’s most useful tool is knowledge from past seasons. Don’t rely on sticky notes or memory! You’ll love our beautiful Gardening Notebook with its waterproof cover—easy to bring to the garden. Keep records so you know when pests arrive and when to put preventative controls in place to avoid damage. Also, track what blossoms when, first and last frost dates, what was planted where, what worked, favorite varieties, what you want to move, and other notes. 
Expert Tomato Tips

Tomato Growing Tips
Tomatoes are the ultimate backyard vegetable, and growing tomatoes is easier than you might think. These tips on how to grow tomatoes should help you to take care of your most delicious plants.
Wooden Songbird Thermometers

SAVE $7 Made in the USA from a single slab of wood. Choose from a Cardinal, Blue Jay, Chickadee, or Goldfinch metal topper.
Easy Punch Recipes

Easy Punch Recipes and Tips
Enjoy our simple punch recipes and tips, from easy fruit punch for kids’ birthday parties to more formal holiday punches and non-alcoholic options. Make your punch a smashing success!
Extra-Handy Lazy Susan

Top seller! Spins effortlessly, won’t tip, and holds a lot! Handcrafted in America by a 150-year-old basket company. Constructed with tough Appalachian white ash and brass nails.