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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Will Winter Return to Canada?

Will Winter Return to Canada?

After a year of unprecedented warmth, the great debate over whether or not Old Man Winter will return to Canada is on.

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Will Winter Return With a Vengeance?

Will Winter Return With a Vengeance?

Check out Farmers’ Almanac’s outlook for the coming winter of 2012-13.

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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.