How to make organic fertilizer, 5 early veggies to start, oat milk!

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, February 4, 2020


Here delicate snow-stars, out of the cloud,
Come floating downward in airy play,
Like spangles dropped from the glistening crowd
That whiten by night 
the milky way.

–William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
Homegrown Fertilizer (From Weeds!)

How to Make Organic Fertilizer
Does it sound strange to make plant fertilizer by using other plants? That’s how nature works! Here’s how to make organic fertilizer—without using chemicals and animal waste—right from your garden!


Top Cardiologist Reveals Digestive Trick To Clean Your Bowels: Digestive Discomfort, Weight Gain, Fatigue Caused By This?

What if you could restore your gut health with one simple fix? According to one doctor in California there may be a way. In fact, he believes it’s so powerful that it could be like a “power wash” for your insides. Watch Now >>
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5 Easy Veggies to Start in Winter

5 Vegetables to Start in Winter
Many vegetables can be seeded by late winter to give you a super-early start. Here are 5 vegetables that you can start growing now, and we demonstrate how to get the best return from these early-season crops.
Vegetable 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Lettuce know if you like this puzzle! Family-time fun. Made in the USA. 
February's Flowers

February Birth Flowers
With Valentine’s Day on people’s minds, February is a big month for flowers. But, oddly enough, the red rose is not February’s birth month flower! Find out which flowers belong to February, plus the meanings behind them.
Playing Cards

Card decks featuring butterflies, baby animals, or the birds of North America!
First Day of Seasons 2020

When Do the Seasons Start in 2020?
When do all of the four seasons—spring, summer, fall, and winter—start and end? Here are your equinox and solstice dates for 2020 and 2021—plus, learn the difference between an astronomical season and a meteorological season.
Tick Removal Tool

The best tick remover is the one that is easy to carry and always with you! This safe tick removal tool attaches to key chains, leashes, and backpacks. Made in the USA from high-strength aluminum that won’t break or bend. Sold as 3-pack for spares and sharing.
Drink Your Oat Milk?

Wondering About Oat Milk? Make Your Own!
Feelin’ your oats? Sowing your oats? Or maybe you’re eating your oats. (Yes! They’re good for you!) But what about drinking your oats? That’s right! With just oats and water, you can make your own lactose-free, easy, creamy, DIY oat milk! 
Support Your Local Farmers Tote Bag

This sturdy cotton canvas bag features The Old Farmer’s Almanac 1792 logo on one side and the message “Support Your Local Farmers” on the other. Made in the USA.