New 2021 plants!, cooperative extensions, empanadas

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

Daily Newsletter for Friday, January 22, 2021

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The new dawn blooms as we free it
For there is always light,
if only we’re brave enough to see it
If only we’re brave enough to be it.
–Amanda Gorman (b. 1998)

 
Almanac Gardening Club
 
New and Notable Plants for 2021
New 2021 Veggies and Flowers

New and Notable Plants for 2021
What’s new in the garden for 2021? Here are some suggestions of new and notable plants—both vegetables and flowers!  If you haven’t sent your seed order yet, here are a few new plants to add to your list.

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Actress Reveals the “Bathroom Trick” That Made Her Feel Years Younger

When Maggie first revealed this “bathroom trick” on her website earlier this month, some were understandably skeptical. To her amazement, she says her stomach “deflated,” her mood improved, and her energy skyrocketed — all in a matter of days. Click Here For Instructions.

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Actress Reveals the “Bathroom Trick” That Made Her Feel Years Younger
 
Cooperative Extension Services
Your Local Experts

Cooperative Extension Services
Got gardening questions? You can always ask the Almanac, but you should also know about your own state’s cooperative extension service. They are made up of local experts who provide on-the-ground advice with tricky insect problems, the best varieties to plant in your area...

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Live like you left the gate open for 50% off!

Frolick through the fields with these “Live like someone left the gate open!” socks for 50% off! The bright green and cheery cows will have you looking forward to a happy spring!

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Live like you left the gate open for 50% off!
 
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How Big Should Your Garden Be?

Growing Enough Food to Feed a Family
How big a vegetable garden do you need to feed a family? How big would your  garden need to be? How much should you plant? Let’s contemplate the possibilities!

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When is ice safe to walk on?

The charming 2021 Country Calendar gives you all the wit and wisdom you need for country living. Plus: large, eye-catching, full-color photographs depicting the joys of country living, including North America’s breathtaking landscapes and amazing animals on the farm or in the wild!

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When is ice safe to walk on?
 
Dessert Empanadas
Make Empanadas!

Dessert Empanadas

These golden mini turnovers are a delicious treat for dessert or in the morning with coffee.

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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!
 
Household Uses for Winter Snow and Ice
What Can Snow be Used For?

Household Uses for Winter Snow and Ice
If winter means snow where you live, here’s some good news: Just as autumn leaves have their purpose, winter snow has many uses in our daily lives! From watering houseplants to reducing inflammation to making better pancakes (!), see the many uses for snow in the home and garden.

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How can I plan a bountiful veggie garden?
Now in its third printing, the Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook is the perfect companion for every vegetable gardener—even those who have never touched a trowel and wouldn’t know mulch from mud! Order the Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook today!

 

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How can I plan a bountiful veggie garden?