Best fall flowers, caterpillars in the garden, apple recipes

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, September 10, 2019

harvest moon

The mellow moon, the changing leaves,
The earlier setting sun,
Proclaim at last, my merry boys,
The harvest-time begun
.
–Charles G. Eastman (1816–60)

 

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac
 
The Best Fall Flowers for Your Garden
The Best Fall Flowers for Your Garden
Summer’s end does not mean the flower blooms have to end! Here are some of our favorite fall-blooming flowers that brighten up our autumn landscape—including annuals, perennials, and shrubs. Why not enjoy colorful blooms and foliage for even longer!
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Indoor Grilling?

Yes, if it’s a Kenyon Electric Grill. Perfectly sized for family grilling and heats to 550˚F in 5 minutes! Serves up delicious flavor with no flare.

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Best Shrubs for Fall Planting
Best Shrubs for Fall Planting
Fall is the best time to plant shrubs. As the gardening season winds down, it’s the last call for filling in those bare spots in your landscaping with a shrub or two. Discover six shrubs that add those beloved colors of autumn right in your own yard with a beautiful fall garden.
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Identifying Caterpillars in My Garden
Identifying Caterpillars in My Garden
As summer winds down the populations of caterpillars seems to be on the rise. Some are the larva of butterflies but most are moths. Let’s take a closer look and meet some interesting caterpillars in the garden.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Engagement Calendar

A highly useful daily planner full of humor and useful advice. It’s an indispensable tool for managing your life and keeping yourself organized. Includes plenty of room for jotting down appointments and notes.

 

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Apple Recipes: 15 Favorites for Fall
Apple Recipes: 15 Favorites for Fall
Enjoy 15 of our must-make apple recipes, including a delicious apple pie recipe, apple cake, apple crisp, apple butter, apple walnut bread, applesauce, and even some savory options. 
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Country Calendar

Scenic photographs, country musings, fun facts, humor, and advice. Plus best days to fish, plant, set eggs, harvest crops, and cut hay.

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Worst and Best Plants for People With Allergies
Worst and Best Plants for People With Allergies
Got allergies? It helps to know which are the best plants and worst plants for allergies—plus, here are six smart practices to cut down on allergic reactions.
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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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