Birds in cold weather, all about cranberries, fruit trees

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

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 10, 2020

orion

What do you hunt, Orion,
This starry night?'
'The Ram, the Bull and the Lion,
And the Great Bear,' says Orion.

–Robert Graves (1895–1985)

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Gardening for the Birds
Gardening for the Birds

It’s time to think about our feathered friends, especially feeding birds over winter and taking care of them so they don’t freeze. Here are five tips for making your backyard more bird-friendly. It takes more than just hanging a feeder or two. Small birds eat constantly during the day and they need...
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The Ultimate Salami Sampler, the gift that gives back this holiday.

$5 from every sampler sold will be given to The Angeleman Syndrome Foundation,a rare neuro-genetic disorder that occurs in one in 15,000 live births. View our Italian Market online for all our Holiday Gifts.

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Planting Fruit Trees
Planting Fruit Trees

Watch how to properly plant fruit trees: apples, pears, plums, and more! Our video will show you when and how to plant bare-rooted trees successfully. 
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Celebrity Trainer: “Muscle Loss in Seniors is Real, But It Doesn’t Have to Be"

Tony Horton says he’s found a much more effective way to fight age-related muscle loss - and even build new muscle - that has nothing to do with exercise. Click Here To Watch His Presentation >>

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Seasonal Crafts: Make a Glove Turkey (Thanksgiving Table Decoration)
Seasonal Crafts: Make a Glove Turkey (Thanksgiving Table Decoration)

Make a glove turkey, a cute decoration for a Thanksgiving table centerpiece. Here’s how.
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What's the best book for kids who are always bored?

Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities in The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, Vol. 8! Whether your kiddos are reading on their own or you’re reading with them, The Almanac for Kids provides plenty of intriguing stories for anyone who’s a kid at heart!

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All About Cranberries: An American Native Plant
All About Cranberries: An American Native Plant

Here are five fun facts about cranberries, as well as tips for growing this American native and favorite seasonal ingredient yourself.
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What does snow on Christmas night mean for next year's crops?

Find out fun facts about every holiday with the 2021 Engagement Calendar. This popular daily planner provides plenty of space to jot down appointments, events, reminders, observations, and inspirations. Cheer up each day with wit, wisdom, a quote, a proverb, or a bit of folklore!

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Cranberry Dream Pie
Cranberry Dream Pie

This icy-cold Cranberry Dream Pie is sure to be a hit at any table. Made ahead of time and waiting in the freezer, it’s like having an ace up your sleeve.

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