How long seeds last, cold or COVID?, 2021 frost dates!

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Daily Newsletter for Saturday, January 16, 2021

snowflake

Throughout the afternoon I watched them there,
Snow-fairies falling, falling from the sky,
Whirling fantastic in the misty air,
Contending fierce for space supremacy.

–Claude McKay (1889–1948)

 
Almanac Best Value Club
 
How Long Do Seeds Last?
How Long Garden Seeds Last

How Long Do Seeds Last?
How long do garden seeds last? How do you tell if your old seeds are still good? Let’s find out!

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Limited time only - Daily Planners just $10!

The 2021 Engagement Calendar provides plenty of space to jot down appointments, events, reminders, observations, and inspirations. Take care of your daily planning for a brighter 2021. Cheer up each day with wit, wisdom, a quote, a proverb, or a bit of folklore!

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Limited time only - Daily Planners just $10!
 
Frost Dates Calculator
2021 Last Spring Frost Dates!

Frost Dates Calculator
What are your final spring frost dates and first fall frost dates? Just punch your zip code or postal code into our Frost Dates Calculator for the United States and Canada to see frost dates for your location (based on the nearest weather station)!  

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Get ready for spring with The Old Farmer's Almanac!

The Old Farmer’s Almanac is your trusty companion for your spring garden! Always timely, topical, and distinctively “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor,” the Almanac is sure to help you plant by the Moon’s phases, get scrumptious vegetables growing, and more!

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Get ready for spring with The Old Farmer's Almanac!
 
Happy Birthday, Benjamin Franklin!
Ben Franklin's Birthday

Happy Birthday, Benjamin Franklin!
Benjamin Franklin was born on Sunday, January 17, 1706. To celebrate his birthday, here are some facts and quotes about the legendary man. Happy Birthday, Ben!

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Wondering about the date and significance of the Full Wolf Moon?

Celebrate January’s Full Wolf Moon with our 2021 Moon Calendar! This calendar will answer all your questions with fascinating lunar facts and moonlit folklore!

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$10.99
Wondering about the date and significance of the Full Wolf Moon?
 
10 Salads That Are Hearty and Healthy
10 Satisfying Salad Recipes

10 Salads That Are Hearty and Healthy
Want a healthy salad that’s also satisfying? Here are 10 salad recipes that are filling and hearty enough to be eaten as a meal but could also be a side dish. These salad recipes highlight fresh fruit and vegetables, great grains, and proteins.

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What's the perfect place to store my cell phone?

This delightful crossbody bag has a small front pocket adorned with a beautiful sunflower design. It also includes an adjustable strap - use it as a purse, a crossbody bag, or even a pouch! Plus, it perfectly fits your cell phone!

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$34.99
What's the perfect place to store my cell phone?
 
Is it a Cold, the Flu, COVID? How to Tell the Difference.
Symptom Checker and Advice

Is it a Cold, the Flu, COVID? How to Tell the Difference.
Do I have COVID, a bad cold, or the flu? It’s winter and the traditional flu season, so it’s common to be experiencing symptoms.  We find ourselves in the same position. Learn how to tell the difference and see a helpful symptom checker.

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How can I reinvigorate my houseplants?
This calendar brings you not just the days of the year, but gardening advice and secrets galore! A favorite of gardeners for more than 40 years, this beautiful calendar offers original full-color illustrations, timely gardening advice, fun facts, quotes, and lore.

 

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How can I reinvigorate my houseplants?