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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

July’s Full Buck Moon

July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur. It was also often called the Full Thunder Moon, for the reason that thunderstorms are most frequent during this time. Another name for this month’s Moon was the Full Hay Moon.


1 Chris { 07.12.14 at 5:05 am }

Ticia…it’s just wonderful to have a computer isn’t it…did you try doing a “Search” on your question?

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2 Ticia Ulaneck { 07.18.13 at 10:11 pm }

I was wondering if you could do an article on Mercury retrograde. My husband keeps on about it and I thought you might be able to give some insight on it. Thank you.

3 bill meyer { 07.17.13 at 10:00 pm }

Never heard it called FULL BUCK MOON Bill Meyer

4 Jack { 07.17.13 at 11:04 am }

Thanks interesting

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