Garlic harvest, summer chicken, Leo the lion

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Summer woods

See what delights in sylvan scenes appear! 
Descending Gods have found Elysium here. 
In woods bright Venus with Adonis stray'd, 
And chaste Diana haunts the forest shade

Alexander Pope (1688–1744)

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
205th day of the year

Barry Bonds (baseball player) was born on this day in 1964.
Sherman Hemsley (actor) died on this day in 2012.

2019 Calendars > Learn More
Summer Chicken Salad

Summer Chicken Salad

Our Summer Chicken Salad is a light and refreshing take on the traditional chicken salad.



Rapidly Aging? Take The Telomere Test

Renowned anti-aging specialist reveals how to boost telomeres at home.
More Powdery Mildew Tips

Powdery Mildew Remedies for Plants
One unwelcome visitor to my garden at this time of year is powdery mildew. Here’s how to control this plant disease with natural remedies, including a homemade baking soda spray treatment.
All-Natural, DEET-Free Insect Repellent

The Old Farmer’s Almanac name is on the bottle. If it doesn’t effectively repel ticks, mosquitoes, blackflies, chiggers, and other biting bugs we will give you your money back!
Hydrangea Care

With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm that is hard to resist. Unrivaled in the shrub world for beautiful flowers, the elegant ladies are easy to cultivate, tolerate almost any soil, and produce abundant blooms. Colors beguile with clear blue, vibrant pink, frosty white, lavender, and rose blossoms—sometimes all blooming on the same plant! 
2019 Almanac Desk and Wall Calendars

The most coveted stocking stuffers in the history Christmas! 
Harvesting Fall Garlic

Garlic is an easy-to-grow crop that’s harvested in midsummer and planted in the fall. Harvest when the tops just begin to yellow and fall over! See all our tips on growing garlic.
Love You a Bushel and a Peck Coffee Mugs

Large, double-sided, dishwasher-safe mugs. Choose from different fun designs! Handles work equally well for both left- and right-handed people. Each mug includes a generously-sized hole that allows coffee to pour out when the mug is tilted.
Leo the Lion

Leo Zodiac Sign
Happy birthday, Leo! The Zodiac Sign for Leo (July 23 to August 22) is symbolized by the noble lion, depicted with its mane and spine, in addition to two halves of a heart. Leos are courageous, passionate, exuberant, and adventurous. Learn more.
The 2019 Old Farmer's Almanac

Includes a free hole for hanging up in your outhouse! String not included.