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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Healthy Living

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”!

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

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Be A Pain-Free Weekend Yard Warrior!

Correct form can help prevent back pain and increase fitness as you tackle your fall chores. Read how!

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Save Money & Time With A Household Gym!

Can’t get to a gym? Chances are your home is already equipped to address many of your fitness needs!

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Brush Up On Your Baby Safety IQ!

September is Baby Safety Awareness Month. Here are some ideas and tips to help make the world a safer place for you and baby.

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This Month Celebrate Honey!

September is National Honey Month! Read more about how this golden delicacy has been sweetening our lives for centuries in more ways than one!

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Why It Matters Where The Fish On Your Plate Went To School

Whether you love it or leave it, fish is vital to a healthy, well-balanced diet. But does it matter if it’s farm raised or wild caught?

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Shampoo You

With today’s no-shampoo movement ascending to Rapunzel-like heights, what are the pros and cons of leaving your lustrous locks to fend for themselves? And, how did it all get started?

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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.