Canning tomatoes, raspberries, no-cook recipes

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, June 27, 2017

summer moon

Shine on, O moon of summer.

Shine to the leaves of grass, catalpa and oak,

All silver under your rain to-night.

–Carl Sandburg (1878–1967)

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
178th day of the year

Madylin Sweeten (actress) was born on this day in 1991.
Michael Bond (children's writer) died on this day in 2017.

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!

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Canning Tomatoes

How to Can Tomatoes
By canning tomatoes, you can enjoy that garden-fresh tomato taste in sauces, soups and stews all year long! Here’s how to can tomatoes, step-by-step.
Vintage Cast Iron Sun

This Vintage Cast Iron Sun measures over half a foot across and is made using traditional sand-casting techniques. The weather-resistant finish allows it to also be enjoyed outdoors. 
No-Cook Summer Recipes

10 Best No-Cook Recipes
Don’t feel like cooking after a hectic day?
Sun Beam Patio Accent

These fun patio and deck decorations bring an instant smile to everyone’s face! The Sun Beam measures 13 inches in diameter. It’s made of high-quality recycled steel in the USA and powder-coated to endure outdoor weather. 
Harvesting Raspberries

Raspberries are relatively easy to grow and—with proper care—can bear fruit indefinitely! Though raspberry bushes are naturally inclined to grow in cooler climates, the plants now come in many varieties suited to a range of planting zones.
Mister Sun Wind Chime

These durable cast iron wind chimes will last for many years and develop a nice patina.
Get Rid of Whiteflies

Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of whiteflies.
Kaleidoscope Wind Spinner Sun & Moon

Features a deep and highly reflective finish that gleams and pulses with each breeze! Made in the USA to last.
What Kids Knew in 1867

What Every Farmer's Child Should Know
Some things can be learned from experience, while others just need to be taught. Here’s what a farmer’s child was expected to know in the year 1867!
The Old Farmer's Almanac Sun Catcher | SAVE 34%

Dazzling sun catcher that features The Old Farmer’s Almanac Sun logo and name. These sun catchers were hand-pressed from recycled glass by the Old Hancock Glassworks using a centuries old technique. Each piece has a unique character not found in machine-made glass.