Current Moon Phase

Waning Gibbous
78% of full

Farmers Almanac
The 2016 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Food and Recipes

3 Gluten-Free Pie Crust Recipes

Whether you’re feeding guests with wheat sensitivities or practicing Paleo, you can still serve up traditional Thanksgiving pies that everyone will love!

Read More of "3 Gluten-Free Pie Crust Recipes" »


Easy Ways To Snack Healthy!

Craving chips or chocolate? You don’t have to throw eating well out the window to indulge. Try these easy-to-make recipes for healthier snacks, that are even kid-approved!

Read More of "Easy Ways To Snack Healthy!" »

1 Comment

What The Heck is Scrapple?

November 9th is National Scrapple Day. Learn the origins of this Pennsylvania-Dutch breakfast food that is so popular in the Mid-Atlantic regions, it even has its own festival!

Read More of "What The Heck is Scrapple?" »


Beer: It’s What’s For Dinner!

Oktoberfest celebrations may be coming to a close, but beer is still the main attraction and gives a boost of flavor to these delicious easy-to-make recipes!

Read More of "Beer: It’s What’s For Dinner!" »

1 Comment

What The Heck Is Kuchen?

Kuchen means “cake” and this one is delicious! Learn the origins of this traditional German dessert and how to make it!

Read More of "What The Heck Is Kuchen?" »


Easy, Moist Chocolate Cupcakes

October 18th is Chocolate Cupcake Day! This simple recipe uses neither eggs nor butter, but relies on vinegar and baking soda for leavening, and the results are amazing!

Read More of "Easy, Moist Chocolate Cupcakes" »


Which Pasta Shape Goes Best With Which Sauce?

Is there a reason why certain pastas are paired with specific sauces? How do you know which goes with which? We explain, plus give you a delicious recipe to try!

Read More of "Which Pasta Shape Goes Best With Which Sauce?" »


What’s For Breakfast Around The World?

Learn which foods people start the day with in Australia, India, and other countries around the world!

Read More of "What’s For Breakfast Around The World?" »


If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1919, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.

Summer Is Here – Sign Up Today!

Get our ALL-ACCESS PASS and get 365 days of access to our online calendars along with a copy of the 2017 Almanac (ships in mid-August) for only $13.99 $11.99!

Subscribe Today »