Dill pickles, baking soda, fall frost, is celery healthful?

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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And from the hot field's farthest edge
The cricket's soft refrain
With mellow accent tells the tale
That August's here again

–Helen Maria Winslow (1851–1938)

 
Almanac Gardening Club
 
Predicting the Weather With Plants
How Plants Predict Weather

Predicting the Weather With Plants
Wondering what the weather will be today? Look no further than your garden! These weather-predicting plants are known to be good forecasters.

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Frost Dates Calculator
When is Your First Fall Frost?

Frost Dates Calculator
Just punch in your zip code or postal code for your frost dates! This frost date calculator provides both the last spring frost and first fall frost dates for the United States and Canada.

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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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The Biggest Danger In Your Diet (Not What You Think)
 
The Best Uses for Baking Soda
Baking Soda: White Magic!

The Best Uses for Baking Soda
Baking soda is amazing! This versatile substance can be used to remove stains, keep your sneakers smelling fresh, and even get rid of your sweet tooth. Here are some of the best uses for baking soda.

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Celery: Bland and Boring? Not So Fast!
Is Celery Healthful?

Celery: Bland and Boring? Not So Fast!
Celery is one of the most underrated vegetables. Most people would never think of this humble stalk as a high-powered health food. Yet, it is!

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