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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.

Recent Home and Garden Articles

Create Holiday Traditions Outdoors!

Create Holiday Traditions Outdoors!

Make the most of this magical season by getting outside and creating some new traditions!

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Host A Wreath-Making Party!

Host A Wreath-Making Party!

Why not plan a crafts get-together with family and friends to create your own holiday wreaths?

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National Letter Writing Day Is December 7!

National Letter Writing Day Is December 7!

In our digital age, handwritten letters are a lost art. December 7th is a great day to pick up a pen and write a note!

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Helpful Home and Garden Links

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.