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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, June 2, 2019
Now, from the thick grass, the fireflies
begin to rise:
up, then down, then up again:
lit on the ascending flight,
drifting simultaneously to the same height,
exactly like the bubbles in champagne.
–Elizabeth Bishop (1911–79)
The Month of June 2019: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore What’s happening in June 2019? June brings beautiful bouquets, delicious fruits and vegetables, and an urge to get out there and enjoy the sunshine. Check out June holidays, wacky times, gardening tips, and even a fun quiz!
Harsh chemicals and cruel traps used to be the normal way of controlling pesky critters. At Jung Seed, we are committed to a healthy environment. We offer a variety of products which neither harm nature’s little ones or the environment.
June Birthstone: Color and Meaning
June’s traditional birthstone is the pearl. With their natural beauty, pearls have been beloved for centuries. Learn more about the pearl, which is associated with purity, honesty, and calm.
2019 Hurricane Season Forecast
Hurricane season officially began on June 1, 2019. Here’s this year’s hurricane forecast, with the expected number of storms and predicted probability of storms making landfall. Also, find your common questions and answers about Earth’s most violent storms!