Onions, 5 fast-growing veggies, summer corn chowder

Daily Newsletter for Monday, July 30, 2018

water droplet on leaf

Drip drip the trees for all the country round, 
And richness rare distills from every bough; 
The wind alone it is makes every sound, 
Shaking down crystals on the leaves below

–Henry David Thoreau (1817–62)

Monday, July 30, 2018
211th day of the year

Vivica A. Fox (actress) was born on this day in 1964.
Michelangelo Antonioni (director) died on this day in 2007.

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Growing Onions

Onions are a cold-season crop, easy to grow because of their hardiness. Here’s how to grow an endless supply of onions in your garden!


Diet Expert Tells All: "It's Like A Powerwash For Your Insides"

Dr. Gundry reveals the root cause of weight gain, food cravings, and low energy.
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5 Fast-Growing Veggies

5 Fast-Growing Vegetables to Try
There are plenty of vegetables that go from sowing to harvest in very little time at all.
The Old Farmer's Almanac All-Natural Insect Repellent

This DEET-free, extra-strength bug spray will effectively repel ticks, fleas, mosquitoes, blackflies, yellow flies, chiggers, and other pesky, biting bugs!
Summer Corn Chowder

Summer Corn Chowder

Make the most of summer’s corn bounty!

Almanac Barn Night Light

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

Ready for a Chuckle? A Few Good Jokes
It’s time again for a few good jokes from The Old Farmer’s Almanac. Let us know if any of these make you chuckle or groan!
Ode to a Cow Almanac Wooden Sign

This poem was originally printed in The 1936 Old Farmer’s Almanac. Its inspirational advice is still relevant for today’s busy lifestyles.
Go Green Beans!

Green Beans: So Good for You
String beans. Green beans. Snap beans. Not only are they healthy for your body but also they give back to the soil!
2019 Almanac Desk and Wall Calendars

The most coveted stocking stuffers in the history Christmas!