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The 2015 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Healthy Living

Farmers’ Almanac’s time-tested advice for natural, homemade remedies for a healthy lifestyle.

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Ten Amazing Benefits Of Avocado Oil

Ten Amazing Benefits Of Avocado Oil

Start drizzling this delicious, super oil for weight loss, healthy hair and skin and much more!

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The Healing Power of Lavender

Discover what ancient Roman soldiers and British royalty knew about the healing powers of lavender.

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Olive oil and coconut oil labels can be confusing and misleading. We sort it out and help you choose the right oil for your health!

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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 1910, 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.