Bad smells, next full Moon, get perennials ready for winter

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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Just before the death of flowers,
And before they are buried in snow,
There comes a festival season,
When nature is all aglow.

–Emeline B. Smith

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
282nd day of the year


Steve Ovett (runner) was born on this day in 1955.
Jan Hooks (actress) died on this day in 2014.


 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac
 
Getting Rid of Bad Smells

How to Get Rid of Bad Smells
There are many ways to mask bad smells in your home, but how do you truly get rid of them? Here’s how to get rid of bad smells once and for all!
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Next Full Moon

Full Moon for October 2019
When is the Full Hunter’s Moon—and what’s the meaning behind its name? Plus, find your Moon phase dates, Best Days by the Moon, folklore, and more!
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Bold Kitchen Aprons

There’s always something cooking at The Old Farmer’s Almanac. When it gets messy, we grab for one of these easy-care cotton aprons.
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Ripening Green Tomatoes

How to Ripen Green Tomatoes
When temperatures begin to drop, tomatoes stop ripening, so it’s time to take action! We will show you how to ripen your green tomatoes both on and off the vine—and also when it’s your cue to remove those tomatoes from the vine.
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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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Get Perennials Winter-Ready

Get Your Perennials Ready for Winter
Prepare your perennials for winter! Most perennials can be cut down after the first killing frost; others can add interest or help birds and beneficial insects during the winter months. See our tips.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar

Our perennial best-seller for over 40 years! Makes a great gardener gift!
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Pork Meet Sweet Potatoes

Pork and Sweet Potato Stir-Fry

We are always looking for quick and easy weeknight meals and our recipe for Pork and Sweet Potato Stir-Fry is spot on.

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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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