Backyard blueberries, Pruning 101, Mom's meatloaf, pet remedies

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, May 14, 2020

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The earth is waking at the voice of May,
The new grass brightens by the trodden way,
The woods wave welcome to the sweet spring day,
And the sea is growing summer blue.

–Elizabeth Akers Allen (1832–1911)

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Almanac Garden Guide
 
Blueberries
Blueberries

Plump, juicy blueberries aren’t just delicious. They’re high in nutrients, antioxidants, fiber, and vitamins. Fortunately, for very little effort, blueberries are easy to grow—if you have the right soil conditions. See our Blueberry Growing Guide to learn how to how to plant, care...
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Pro Features for Your Yard

ECHO’s newest straight shaft trimmer, SRM-2320T, brings intense cutting performance for professionals and homeowners. Perfect for light to medium cutting jobs, its commercial features such as superior torque and two-stage air filtration system, are a perfect addition to your garden.

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Pruning 101: A Guide to Pruning Trees and Shrubs
Pruning 101: A Guide to Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Do you know how to prune correctly? Pruning directly benefits the health and visual appeal of shrubs and trees. Learn why to do it, how to do it, and when to do it.
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The Biggest Danger In Your Diet (Not What You Think)

What if I said a good portion of your weight gain, brain fog, and digestive issues may stem from a SINGLE vegetable you eat?  We now know of at least one so-called “health food” that could be wreaking havoc on your insides (and your results). What’s worse, it’s probably in your kitchen right now!  Dr. Steven Gundry, is pulling back the curtain on exactly what it is: ==> This Vegetable Could Be The #1 Danger In Your Diet.

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Mom's Meat Loaf
Mom's Meat Loaf

For some people, meat loaf is a “backup” meal when there’s nothing else in the house or you need to bring an easy meal to friends or family.

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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.

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Home Remedies for Pets
Home Remedies for Pets

Here are some valuable home remedies for dogs and cats that can keep your pet happy and healthy. From getting rid of fleas to caring for dry skin, let’s get those dog tails wagging and cats purring. 
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Farmhouse Couch Pillows

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

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Homemade Bathroom Cleaners: Toilets, Tubs, and Tiles
Homemade Bathroom Cleaners: Toilets, Tubs, and Tiles

To clean your bathroom, use items straight from the pantry! From a toilet bowl cleaner to tub, tile, and shower cleaners, find out how to clean a bathroom with some of our favorite homemade bathroom cleaners.
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Refrigerator Notepads

Perfect for recording grocery needs or tasks. Each pad features a positive message and a magnet for hanging up in a handy spot.

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