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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Healthy Living

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

Recent Healthy Living Articles

October Is Family Health Month!

October Is Family Health Month!

Statistics show that unhealthy and stressed adults can have a negative affect on children. Our checklist can keep you and your family on the right path to wellness.

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PLU: The Tiny Sticker That Tells A Big Story

PLU: The Tiny Sticker That Tells A Big Story

The sticker on your produce contains important information about how your food was grown. Read on!

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Make Your Own Gelatin Flu “Shots”!

Make Your Own Gelatin Flu “Shots”!

These gelatin “shots” are made with immune boosting herbs and vitamins — no doctor’s visit required!

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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.