Biggest Moon of year, biggest tides of year, best location for a garden

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, February 18, 2019

barn cloudy

When February sun shines cold,
There comes a day when in the air
The wings of winter
Slow unfold,
And show the golden summer there
.

–Philip Savage (1868–99)

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Full Moon for February 2021
Full Moon for February 2021
Got your snow shovels ready? February’s full Snow Moon reaches its peak in the early morning hours of Saturday, February 27. Why is it called the full Snow Moon? Find out in our February Moon Guide!
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How to Make a Terrarium | Gardens Under Glass
How to Make a Terrarium | Gardens Under Glass
Why not try your hand at creating a terrarium? These miniature gardens under glass have been experiencing a revival—and we can see why. It’s a mini ecosystem at work. An entire forest in a jar! Learn how to make a terrarium in five steps—to bring joy all winter ...
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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner

Finally, it’s fun and easy to weed!  The Weed Spinner is an innovative drill-driven weed removal bit that spins out weeds and their roots in one whirling motion.The action is fast and the result is very satisfying! What’s more, there’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty. Weeds don’t stand a chance!

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Choosing a Location for Your New Vegetable Beds
Whether you’re starting a new vegetable garden or extending an existing one, take time to choose where to site your garden to ensure your crops have the best chance of success. We”ll show you how.
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Travel Umbrellas

Gorgeous and sturdy umbrellas!

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Presidents' Day 2022
Presidents' Day 2022
This year, Presidents’ Day is Monday, February 21! Which presidents do we celebrate on Presidents’ Day? And why do we commonly call it “Presidents’ Day” when the observed federal holiday is officially called “Washington’s Birthday”? Learn the history of this day—and the truth about a few common...
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Red Mercury Lantern

Buy 2 or more and get $2.00 off each while supplies last. Includes 10 lights and a 6-hour timer. Takes 2 AA batteries.

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Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos
Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Slow cooker tacos are a winner at any kitchen table! So easy and so delicious!

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Farm Sweet Farm Jumbo Coffee Mugs

Large, double-sided, dishwasher-safe mugs. Each mug includes a generously-sized hole that allows coffee to pour out when the mug is tilted.

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