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Farmers Almanac
The 2015 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Home and Garden

Make Your Own Wet and Dry Mops Using Common Household Items

You don’t have to spend a fortune for the convenience of disposable floor mops and cleaners. Find out how to save money and do it yourself!

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8 Natural Ways To Keep Ticks Off Your Pets

If you want to keep your dog or cat tick-free, check out these chemical-free ideas that work!

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8 Ways To Organize Your Gardening Workspace

These bright ideas will help you make your time in the garden more efficient and fun!

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10 Fascinating Facts About Fireflies

Ever wonder why fireflies glow? Find out more about these illuminating insects.

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How A Well-Stocked Pantry Can Save You Money!

You can whip up inexpensive meals in a flash if you have the basic core ingredients on hand. Check out these easy ideas and stock up!

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Plant A Rose Garden Like A Pro (Even If You’re Not)!

Our tips can help anyone grow magnificent, fragrant blooms that are the envy of the neighborhood. Learn how!

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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!

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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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.