Planting arugula, growing daffodils, skywatch for March

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, March 2, 2021

lion-lamb

March hack ham comes in like a lion,
goes out like a lamb.

–John Ray (1627–1705)

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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
 
Arugula
Arugula
Also known as “rocket” or “roquette,” arugula is a fast-growing, cool-season leafy green that adds a tangy, mustard-like flavor to salads. Here’s how to plant and grow arugula in your garden!
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4 Foods Causing You To Gain Weight

There are 4 foods that can hijack the chemicals in your brain. Millions of Americans consume these foods every day, and they are so common, you might have eaten them this morning and may cause tiredness, memory loss, low energy, skin problems – and worst of all, they could be the reason why you are gaining weight. These foods can “rewire” your brain and cause you to crave fat, sugars, and carbs, even when your stomach is full. Click To See The 4 Foods. >>

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Daffodils
Daffodils
Daffodils and other spring bulbs die back by midsummer. You can now cut them down or mow down tall grasses without affecting their display next year. Remember to order your daffodil bulbs for fall planting! Find all our tips on planting daffodil bulbs, caring for daffodils, and what to do after...
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Treat yourself to a little luxury!

The Royal Rose Handcare Caddy has everything you need to make hand-washing luxurious: sweetly fragrant Foaming Hand Soap and delicately moisturizing Hand Cream. Order now and enjoy!

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Night Sky for March 2021
Night Sky for March 2021
Here’s the March 2021 guide to the night sky. Red Mars reigns the evenings, Daylight Saving Time begins, the vernal equinox will spring forth, and the Full Worm Moon rises. See Bob Berman’s highlights and viewing tips for the month of March.
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When is the Vernal Equinox?

The 2021 Engagement Calendar will make sure you’re prepared for the seasons’ changes! The 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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Cream of Leek and Vermicelli Soup
Cream of Leek and Vermicelli Soup

A nourishing pasta and leek soup is wonderful with crusty bread, especially on a cold day. It tastes best with homemade stock but also canned broth will do!

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The 2021 Garden Guide has arrived!

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Garden Guide features helpful articles on all types of gardening and landscape maintenance, including newest trends, general information, and advice from experts on best methods for growing vegetables, flowers, fruits, lawns, shrubs, and much more!

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Best Days Timetable
Best Days Timetable
With our 2021 Best Days timetable, find out when to plant vegetables, start a diet to lose weight, cut hair to increase growth, quit smoking, and more!
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How can I easily get rid of ticks?

The best tick remover is always the one that you have with you the moment you need it! This handy tick remover can be kept on your key chain and comes in a pack of 3 so you can share with family and friends. When you find a disease-spreading tick, you’ll want it out as fast as possible! That is why The Old Farmer’s Store recommends patented tick removers from the Tick Key Company.

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