Planting beets, social distancing?, spring allergies, fish friday

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Friday, March 20, 2020

spring

Would you think it? Spring has come. 
Winter's paid his passage home; 
Packed his ice-box-gone-half way 
To the Arctic Pole, they say

–Christopher Cranch (1813–92)

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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
 
Beets
Beets

A staple in our gardens, beets grow easily and you won’t have to wait long to harvest their tasty roots. You can eat their green tops, too, so they’re a dual-purpose crop! Learn all you need to know about growing beets—from planting to harvest.
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How To Remove Dark Spots (Do This)

A common misconception that many people have are that dark skin spots are caused by the sun, when in fact they are actually signs of advanced aging.  Dr. Gundry has a special at home method that you can use in her home to help reduce dark spots, age spots, and uneven skin tones. Watch The Video.

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Growing More in the Space You Have
Growing More in the Space You Have

Most gardeners want to grow more in the space they have. A more productive garden gives a bigger harvest with less time spent weeding.
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Large Wooden Matchboxes

Choose from many different bold designs! Each matchbox is about the size of a deck of playing cards and contains 50 wooden matches with color-coordinated tips.

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Spicy Orange Salmon Over Edamame and Corn
Spicy Orange Salmon Over Edamame and Corn

This spicy orange salmon recipe with edamame and corn won second prize in The 2018 Old Farmer’s Almanac recipe contest.

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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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COVID-19: Social Distancing? Quarantine? Self-Isolation?
COVID-19: Social Distancing? Quarantine? Self-Isolation?

Social Distancing? Quarantine? Isolation? Lockdown? With the COVID-19 cases growing, we’re learning more about these terms. What do they mean and when do they apply? As always, Peg helps dispel that confusion with calm, accurate facts, and realistic steps which you can take.
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Colorful Kitchen Dish Towels

There’s nothing shy or demure about our kitchen towels! The bold prints demand attention and deserve it. They’re made of woven natural cotton, so they’re as practical as they are impressive. 

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Natural Home Remedies for Spring Allergies
Natural Home Remedies for Spring Allergies

In most regions, spring brings on a pollen assault! For days—sometimes weeks—pollen fills the air and our stuffed-up sinuses deliver the message. Here are some home remedies for allergies and stuffed-up sinuses. 
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Farmhouse Couch Pillows

Choose from many different designs. Perfect for a country-themed home.

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