Fourth of July full Moon!, watermelon punch, a salute to "Yankee Doodle"

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Daily Newsletter for Saturday, July 4, 2020

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How they shouted! What rejoicing!
How the old bell shook the air,
Till the clang of freedom ruffled,
The calmly gliding Delaware! 

–Author Unknown

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Digital Garden Guide
 
Full Moon in July 2021
Full Moon in July 2021
July’s full Buck Moon is coming up— rising after sunset on Friday, July 23. See your July Moon phase dates and times—and also why we call it the Buck Moon.
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The 2021 Old Farmer’s Almanac Best Value Club

Introducing The Old Farmer’s Almanac Best Value Club—Become a Charter Member Today and Save 57%! 

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Thunderstorm Facts and Lore
Thunderstorm Facts and Lore
With July comes nature’s fireworks—thunderstorms! How is thunder formed? How far away is lightning? Let’s look at some thunder lore and how thunder is born.
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The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!

The Old Farmer’s Almanac is a delightful stocking surprise for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Enjoy a holiday season filled with wit and wisdom from your favorite Old Farmer. The Almanac is guaranteed to make people smile and to tickle your funny bones. Order today to get your Almanacs in time for the holidays!

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A Salute to "Yankee Doodle"
A Salute to "Yankee Doodle"
“Nankey doodle came to town, riding on a pony. With a feather in his hat, upon a macaroni.” Recognize these lyrics? Once a children’s rhyme, the words changed over time from a political taunt to a battle hymn during the American Revolution! Learn more about this patriot tune (and what is a...
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Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook by The Old Farmer’s Almanac

Gardeners love it so much, we had to print more! Created for new gardeners, green thumbs, and old hands alike, The Old Farmer’s Almanac Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook is loaded with advice and inspiration to help plants—and growers—thrive.

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Watermelon Punch
Watermelon Punch

Our Watermelon Punch is a delicious, refreshing addition to any cookout, BBQ, or get-together.

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2021 Calendars

SHIPPING NOW! Choose from our Gardening, Weather Watcher’s, Moon, Country, Everyday, and Engagement calendars.

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Red, White, and Blue Sundae
Red, White, and Blue Sundae

There’s nothing like an America ice cream sundae on the 4th of July—or, any summer day!

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The Almanac Garden Hod

Harvest and wash fruit and vegetables easily. Plus, enjoy hundreds of other uses! Each hod has the Almanac Sun logo burned into one side with a fire-heated branding iron.

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