Many ways to use vinegar, mom's meat loaf, row covers

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, September 25, 2018

autumn fields

Autumn has caught us in our summer wear. 
–Philip Larkin (1922–86)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
268th day of the year

Heather Locklear (actress) was born on this day in 1961.
Andy Williams (singer) died on this day in 2012.

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Many Ways to Use Vinegar

The Many Household Uses for Vinegar
Here are some of the many household uses for white vinegar—from cleaning to stain treatment to relieving insect bites. Vinegar is a “wonder” product. Discover its common and surprising uses!


Pain Relief for Only a Buck!

Special Offer available for Old Farmers Almanac readers! For a limited, you can try the best smelling, most effective, topical pain relief on the market, Real Time Pain Relief, for Only a Buck! And we even pay the shipping. Click Below to Buy Now!
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How to Make a Row Cover

How to Make a Row Cover Tunnel
We’ll show you how to make a simple hooped or low tunnel to protect your plants, extend your harvests, and get even more from your garden.
Almanac Field to Fork Cookbook

A collection of more than 120 mouthwatering recipes from The Old Farmer’s Almanac, plus kitchen tips and food facts and folklore.   
Gardening for the Birds

Gardening for the Birds
Here are five tips for making your backyard more bird-friendly. It takes more than just hanging a feeder or two. Small birds eat constantly during the day and they need to be able to find food 365 days a year. 
Kitchen Clocks

Metal kitchen clocks in 8 stunning designs!
Mom's Meat Loaf

Mom's Meat Loaf

For some people, meat loaf is a “backup” meal when there’s nothing else in the house or you need to bring an easy meal to friends or family.

Try the Weed Spinner!

All you need is a drill and weeds and their roots are gone in one quick spin! The action is fun, fast, and satisfying! What’s more, there’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty. Expect your neighbors to get curious and want to try the Weed Spinner, too. This back-saving drill bit was invented by retired school teacher Vern Ader and we thank him. 
Orange Couscous Salad

Cran-Orange Couscous Salad

This cranberry orange couscous salad created by Kristen Heigl won first prize in The 2018 Old Farmer’s Almanac recipe contest.We loved the mix of textures with tender couscous, dried cranberries, pecans, basil, and juicy orange.

The Almanac Garden Hod

Harvest and wash fruit and vegetables easily. Plus, enjoy hundreds of other uses! Each hod has the Almanac Sun logo burned into one side with a fire-heated branding iron.