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The 2016 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden

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20 Plants You Can Eat In The Wild

20 Plants You Can Eat In The Wild

Here’s a list of the 20 most common wild edible plants in North America.

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Turn An Old Wool Sweater Into Cozy Winter Mittens!

Turn An Old Wool Sweater Into Cozy Winter Mittens!

Transform an unused wool garment into a perfect pair of mittens with these easy DIY instructions.

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How to Store Potatoes, Onions and Garlic for the Year

How to Store Potatoes, Onions and Garlic for the Year

Now is the time to read up on how to store those fresh root crops that are being harvested now. Check out our useful tips on how to store potatoes, onions, and garlic.

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Is It Ripe Yet? How to Tell When to Harvest Common Fruits

Is It Ripe Yet? How to Tell When to Harvest Common Fruits

Sometimes it’s easy to tell when a fruit is ripe (a tomato turns red), but other times it ‘s tougher (watermelon). Here are helpful harvesting hints for 6 common fruits.

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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 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.

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