Growing carrots, which potatoes to grow, chicken salad recipes

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, March 26, 2020


Look all around thee! How the Spring advances!
New life is playing through the gay, green trees
See how in yonder bower the light leaf dances
To the bird's tread and the quivering breeze
–Ludwig Tieck (1773–1853)

Thursday, March 26, 2020
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Help Planting Carrots

Garden-grown carrots are full of flavor and texture! They are a popular, long-lasting root vegetable that can be grown in many climates. Learn all about planting, growing, and harvesting carrots.


Discover Natural Lawn & Garden Products from The Old Farmer's Almanac

Since 1792, The Old Farmer’s Almanac has helped America’s farmers and gardeners with wise words, planting charts, garden guides, wholesome recipes, and advanced weather forecasts. Now The Old Farmer’s Almanac furthers its mission with an innovative new range of natural lawn and garden products.

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Which Potatoes to Grow

How to Choose the Best Potatoes to Grow in Your Garden
Home-grown potatoes have home-grown taste. But what type and variety of potato should you be growing?  Read on or watch our video to find out about the different types of potatoes so you can choose the best varieties to meet your needs.


3 Super Foods Draining Your Energy

Did you know there are 3 “Super Foods” that you should NEVER eat? New research reveals these supposed “Super Foods” can actually drain your energy, damage your hormones and have devastating effects on your metabolism… Fortunately on the next page my good friend Dr. Gundry MD shows you exactly WHICH 3 foods you must AVOID like the plague, and what you should be eating instead.

Chicken Salad to Fit Your Mood

10 Best Chicken Salad Recipes
Everyone has their favorite chicken salad. Do you prefer the traditional chicken salad with mayonaise or perhaps a cider vinegar base? How about a curry chicken salad or a blue cheese remix? Here are 10 different chicken salad recipes to suit your tastebuds and your mood. Try them all!
Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook eBook

All You Need to Know to Grow! After inspiring and instructing gardeners for 227 years, we have created a single “how to garden” reference eBook for your computer or tablet that includes all of our expertise.

Natural Cough Remedies

Home Remedies for Cough Relief
Coughs, while rarely serious, can be really annoying. Some of these natural remedies can provide great relief from a cough, especially when you’re having difficulty sleeping.
Garden Guide Online Edition

Enjoy instant access—from your tablet or computer! The Garden Guide’s large, full-color pages are loaded with “Purple Power” colorful choices for better health as well as general information, landscaping basics, the magic of mushrooms and easy DIY planting projects.
Breathing Exercises to Detox

Take a Breath! Breathing to Relax.
Ready to de-stress? Release tension with this deep breathing technique. It really works! As with fitness, deep breathing exercises can actually promote health and relaxation. Learn more—plus, find two simple breathing exercises. See how it works.
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.