Veggies for dummies!, leap year, full Moon

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, February 28, 2018

native bee

"Handle a book as a bee does a flower,
extract its sweetness but do not damage it."

–John Muir (1838–1914)

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Gardening Notebook > Learn More
 
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
In the Vegetable Gardening for Beginners Guide, we cover how to start a vegetable garden from scratch, which vegetables to grow, and when to plant what. This year, we’ve added a “starter” garden plan consisting of easy-to-grow vegetables, companion planting techniques, and some...
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Zinnia

Burpee Exclusive Offer: Save $20 off your purchase of $50 or more. Discover our all-new 2018 introductions featuring innovative new vegetables, flowers, herbs, fruit and gardening supplies. Shop now and save. Use code SAVE20ALM3C at checkout to receive $20 off $50. Offer excludes Gift Cards. Offer expires March 31, 2018.

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Full Moon for March 2021
Full Moon for March 2021
March’s full Worm Moon arrives on Sunday, March 28! Here’s all you need to know about the full Worm Moon—including why it has such an odd name.
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The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Guide

New from The Old Farmer’s Almanac, the 2018 Garden Guide will help you to grow greener, cleaner vegetables, fruit, herbs, flowers, even scent-amentals! 

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What Is a Leap Year?
What Is a Leap Year?
Leap years keep our calendars in check! Allow us to explain why leap years are necessary and share some of the fun folklore surrounding them. 
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Spruce Soy Wax Candles

Makes a great gift! These eye-catching candles come in a beautiful gift box. 

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Improving Gut Health: You Are What Your Bacteria Eat
Improving Gut Health: You Are What Your Bacteria Eat
Trillions of “good” bacteria live inside our body. There’s an entire ecosystem—or, microbiome—in our gut! And gut health matters; it’s intertwined with our immune system, which is linked with diabetes, weight loss, and allergies. Learn more about gut health and how...
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Papillon Foaming Hand Soap Napkin Set

This convenient caddy includes a large bottle of premium foaming hand soap and a package of matching hostess napkins, making your counters both neat and beautiful for family and guests.

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