5 rules of garden planning, headache relief, party food

Daily Newsletter for Thursday, December 28, 2017


Ring out the old, ring in the new,
Ring, happy bells, across the snow:
The year is going, let him go;
Ring out the false, ring in the true
–Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809–92)

Thursday, December 28, 2017
362nd day of the year

Mackenzie Rosman (actress) was born on this day in 1989.
Debbie Reynolds (actress) died on this day in 2016.

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5 Rules for Garden Planning

Five Golden Rules of Garden Planning
Is your garden as productive as it could be?
Almanac Hummingbird Thermometer

Handmade in the USA and sold exclusively through The Old Farmer’s Store! 
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Veggies To Start This Winter

5 Super-Early Vegetables to Start in Winter
Many vegetables can be seeded by late winter to give you a super-early start.
Almanac Barn Night Light

The roof features The Old Farmer’s Almanac logo in way reminiscent of the painted barn advertisements of the early– to mid–20th century for soft drinks and roadside attractions.
New Year Traditions

New Year Traditions From Around the World
Many New Year traditions that we take for granted actually date back to ancient times. This year, ring out the old and ring in the new with a new New Year tradition—or two!
Local Farmers' Market Tote

Features long and short handles for convenience. Plus, a two-sided design.
Cheese Ball Appetizer

Cheese Ball

No holiday party is complete without a cheese ball! Serve with crackers, veggie sticks, or pita chips and this creamy appetizer will disappear before your eyes.

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Weather Notebook

Keeps avid weather watchers engaged and entertained day after day for up to 4 years! 
Relieving Your Headache

Headache Types and Treatments
At some point, most of us will experience the sometimes debilitating and always irritating effects of a headache. But not all headaches are created equal. Learn about the many different types of headaches and headache treatments.
The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Watcher's Calendar

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