Onions, 5 fast-growing veggies, summer corn chowder

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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
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Growing Onions

Onions are a cold-season crop, easy to grow because of their hardiness. By midsummer, you can begin harvesting individual onions! Learn more about planting, growing, and harvesting onions for an endless supply 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
Here are five super-speedy vegetables for a harvest in just a few short weeks! Not only will growing a few edibles at home reduce trips to the grocery store, but also you’ll also enjoy better-tasting, fresher food—and the tonic of the plants and the outdoors!  (Note: Full article text included with video demo.)
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!

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!