Full Buck Moon rises, 10 smart watering tips, campfire food

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, July 7, 2017

ant hills

If ant hills are high in July,
the coming winter will be hard
.
–proverb

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Full Moon in July 2021
Full Moon in July 2021
July’s full Buck Moon is coming up— rising after sunset on Friday, July 23. See your July Moon phase dates and times—and also why we call it the Buck Moon.
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Birdbath/Feeder Stake

Rich and vibrant colors are accented with pearl to give an iridescent hue to this elegantly crafted art glass bowl. This attractive art piece can be used as a birdbath or a bird feeder with the stable 3-pronged base. 

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Full Moons and Labor: Childbirth Folklore
Full Moons and Labor: Childbirth Folklore
Check out this author’s intriguing theory—best tested by parents of large families—about the relationship between the Moon phase and when a mother gives birth.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Engagement Calendar

A highly useful daily planner full of humor and useful advice. It’s an indispensable tool for managing your life and keeping yourself organized. Includes plenty of room for jotting down appointments and notes.

 

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10 Smart Watering Tips for a Healthy Garden
Watering at the right time, in the right place, and using the right methods can make a big difference in how much water your garden needs. See our article (with video demo) listing our 10 tried-and-tested tips for saving water in the garden.
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The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Everyday Calendar

Start each day with a tidbit of Almanac fun: weather wisdom, quirky historical facts, useful hints, and time-tested proverbs. 

 

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July Birthstone: The Ruby
July Birthstone: The Ruby
The July birthstone, the ruby, was regarded by ancient Hindus as the “king of gems.” Learn all about rubies and what they symbolize!
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The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Watcher's Calendar

Features amazing photography, weather proverbs, historical weather events, and trivia! 

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Potato Hobo Packs
Potato Hobo Packs

Potato Hobo Packs are great for camping and just a fun way to cook (with little clean-up!).

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The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac

Makes a great stocking stuffer that will last all year long! Get free shipping on this item.

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