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The 2015 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden

Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.

Recent Home and Garden Articles

Natural Ways To Combat Fleas!

Natural Ways To Combat Fleas!

Flea season is here! Try these chemical-free remedies to prevent and rid your home and pets of these pests!

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Dandy Dandelions!

Dandy Dandelions!

A weed to some, but this sunny springtime gem is completely edible and packed with nutrients. Plus, it makes a delicious wine! Learn more!

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Container Gardening: Growing Citrus

Container Gardening: Growing Citrus

With the right pot and a space on your back deck, anyone can grow delicious fruits. Learn how!

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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.