Sunset today, hibiscus, how to spot a fake farmers' market

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, September 4, 2019

september woods

September strews the woodlot o'er
With many a brilliant color;
The world is brighter than before,
Why should our hearts be duller?

–Thomas W. Parsons (1819–92)

 

 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac
 
Sunrise & Sunset Calculator
Sunset Today

Sunrise & Sunset Calculator
What time does the Sun set tonight? Use our Sunrise & Sunset Tool to find out when the Sun, Moon, and planets will rise and set in your location.

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Hibiscus
Growing Hibiscus

Hibiscus
Hardy perennial hibiscus add the beauty of tropical hibiscus to the garden, but can withstand cold winter temperatures that kill the actual tropical varieties. Here’s how to grow hardy hibiscus in your garden!

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar

Our perennial best-seller for over 40 years! 

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar
 
Saving Flower Seeds from the Garden
Saving Your Seeds

Saving Flower Seeds from the Garden
With fall’s arrival, the flowering plants are slowing down. If you have a favorite annual flower (or perennial) that bloomed beautifully, save their seeds to plant next year! Here’s how to save flower seeds.

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac ☼ Collector's Edition

Special hardcover edition with new, useful, and entertaining matter! Also featuring astronomical tables, tides, holidays, eclipses, and weather forecasts for all 18 regions of the United States.

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$16.95
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac ☼ Collector's Edition
 
Is Your Farmers' Market the Real Deal?
Real or Fake Farmer?

Is Your Farmers' Market the Real Deal?
When you are shopping at your local farm stand or farmers’ market, be on the lookout for cheaters and fakes. Here’s how.

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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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$10.99
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Moon Calendar
 
Canning for Beginners: What Is Canning?
Overview to Canning

Canning for Beginners: What Is Canning?
Home canning is experiencing a resurgence of interest. Imagine preserving the taste of vegetables and fruit at their peak to enjoy all-year long. From homemade pickles to tomato sauce and jams, canning captures the best flavors. See our introduction to canning for beginners to what canning is all...

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The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 8

Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities!

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The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 8