Phlox plant care, summer corn salad, chicken breeds

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, August 25, 2019

peaches

Build a castle, comb a beach; summer's ripe as any peach!
–The 1996 Old Farmer's Almanac

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Phlox
Phlox

Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice—from ground cover blooming in early spring to the tall phlox blooming in mid- to late summer. Learn more about how to grow and care for your phlox.
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Colorful Tulips

It is time to get ready to plant your tulips! Did you know that each color has a different meaning? Red is for love. Yellow is for hope. White is an apology. Pink is happiness. What colors will you plant?

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How To Pick, Store, and Process Apples for Winter

It’s apple season! Find out when apples are ready to be picked, how to properly pick an apple, how to store apples to keep as long as possible, and what to do with a glut of apples—from freezing apples and drying apples to making apple juice and more apple treats!
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Moon Calendar

Loaded with dramtic images, lunar lore, and more! Makes a great stocking stuffer!

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Summer Corn Salad
Summer Corn Salad

This Summer Corn Salad uses the best of the summer harvest and is packed full of flavor, with a wonderful crunch from the fresh vegetables!

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Watcher's Calendar

For those who like to keep an eye on the sky! Features dramatic photography, weather proverbs, historical weather events, trivia, and more.

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Zucchini and Pecan Sour Cream Pancakes
Zucchini and Pecan Sour Cream Pancakes

We keep finding more and more ways to use our bumper zucchini crop! These Zucchini and Pecan Sour Cream Pancakes are light and fluffy with a pleasing crunch from the nuts.

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar

Our perennial best-seller for over 40 years! 

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