5 reasons to eat cabbage, drying herbs for tea, crocuses

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, October 7, 2020

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Now by great marshes wrapt in mist,
Or past some river's mouth,
Throughout the long, still autumn day
Wild birds are flying south.

–Wilfred Campbell (1858–1819)

 
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5 Reasons You Should Eat Cabbage
5 Reasons to Eat Cabbage

5 Reasons You Should Eat Cabbage
If you haven’t eaten cabbage in a while, we urge you to look again at this healthy, unsung hero of the vegetable world. Want beautiful skin, to lose weight, a great immune system? See five great reasons to eat (and grow) cabbage!

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Fall Bulb Planting Tips

With the weather beginning to cool, it is time to start preparing for your spring garden. Fall is the optimal time to plant bulbs so they are ready to bloom come springtime. Click here for tips on fall bulb planting!

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Fall Bulb Planting Tips
 
Meteor Shower Calendar 2021: When Is the Next Meteor Shower?
October Shooting Stars

Meteor Shower Calendar 2021: When Is the Next Meteor Shower?
When is the next meteor shower? Our Meteor Shower Calendar for 2021 has dates for all the principal meteor showers—plus viewing tips from The Old Farmer’s Almanac. Catch a shooting star!

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There Is One Protein That Can Restart Your "Fat Burner", And No, It's Not Red Meat

Most Americans struggle with weight gain, junk food cravings, and even belly bloat. The blame is commonly pointed towards a bad metabolism, poor genetics, and even old age. A new breakthrough discovery shows that the real culprit is linked to one extremely common protein. Learn More >>

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There Is One Protein That Can Restart Your "Fat Burner", And No, It's Not Red Meat
 
Crocuses
Planting Crocuses

Crocuses
When it seems like winter will never lose its icy grip, the dainty crocus pushes through the snow to put on a show of colorful revival. Plant this perennial flower in the fall for an early spring delight!  Here’s how to plant, grow, and care for crocuses in your garden!

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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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The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!
 
Drying Your Own Herbs for Tea
Drying Herbs for Tea

Drying Your Own Herbs for Tea
Grab the bounty of fresh herbs while you can—and let’s dry those leaves for tea. It’s simple. See both how to dry your herbs and also how to make a good cup of herbal tea!

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The Apple Lover's Cookbook

The Apple Lover’s Cookbook is a celebration of apples in all their wonderful diversity! Find scrumptious recipes, apple picking tips, and more for an appley-delicious fall!

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The Apple Lover's Cookbook
 
How to Cook a Pumpkin
How to Cook Fresh Pumpkin

How to Cook a Pumpkin
Here’s how to clean and cook pumpkins two different ways. Plus, if you’re cooking your own pumpkins, it’s just one more step to make homemade pumpkin purée! Enjoy the fall flavor and healthy goodness of fresh pumpkin!

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2021 Almanac Gardening Club

Introducing The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Club—Become a Member Today and Save 43%! Includes our new book Gardening for Everyone.

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2021 Almanac Gardening Club