Growing eggplant, saving money gardening, summer forecast

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

Daily Newsletter for Saturday, May 30, 2020

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A wet May will fill a byre full of hay.
–Proverb

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Digital Garden Guide
 
Eggplants
Eggplants
Eggplants—also known as aubergines or brinjals—are warm-weather vegetables that are harvested in mid- to late summer. Eggplant tastes best when harvested young. See more about growing and harvesting these lovely deep purple vegetables—one of our favorites on the grill!
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Best Natural Fertilizer On Earth!

Chicken Soup for the Soil® is 100% toxin free and includes all the elements in the periodic table. Higher quality fruits and vegetables. Will not wash out of soil.

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How I Saved Money Each Year Using the Garden Planner
How I Saved Money Each Year Using the Garden Planner
I’ve seen incredible savings—$500 for one garden and $300 for another garden—just by taking a little time to plan my garden upfront. Just by using the tools, I saved on seeds and plants, experienced less plant disease and pests, increased my harvest, and so much more! Here are the details to help...
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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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Summer Weather Forecast 2021: Hot, Stormy Summer Here to Stay
Summer Weather Forecast 2021: Hot, Stormy Summer Here to Stay
It’s been a hot one so far! Will the heat continue into August? Check out our forecast to see the Summer 2021 temperature and precipitation outlook for your area, compliments of Old Farmer’s Almanac meteorologist Michael Steinberg.
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2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Online Edition

Detailed weather forecasts for the entire U.S., gardening and growing, food and recipes, astronomy, tides, home remedies, trends, handy tips, history, plus lots of humor—what’s not to like?

A special website makes reading our Online Edition as easy as flipping the pages of a book. Features enlargeable type, zoom, search, printing pages, or saving as a PDF file to your device. It’s the Almanac always at your fingertips. Plus, pay no shipping charges either!  

 

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Strawberry Walnut Quick Bread with Strawberry Spread
Strawberry Walnut Quick Bread with Strawberry Spread

Why do bananas get all the fun of being in a quick bread?

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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.
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Creative Ways to Eat More Vegetables
Creative Ways to Eat More Vegetables
Not fond of veggies? Or, just looking for creative ideas to add more vegetables to your menu to get to that five times a day recommendation? We have 10 creative, fresh ideas on eating more vegetables!
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