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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Farmers' Almanac
autumn

Trick or Treat?

Trick or Treat?

Editor Peter Geiger wants to know, what’s your favorite Halloween candy?

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Time to Fall Into a New Season

Time to Fall Into a New Season

It’s fall! Get our guide to all things autumn!

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September’s Full Harvest Moon

September’s Full Harvest Moon

Get the story behind September’s full moon name in this exclusive Farmers’ Almanac video!

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Autumn’s On the Way!

Autumn’s On the Way!

The Autumn Equinox for 2013 is just around the corner! Learn more!

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Will Fall Be Fantastic? Get Our Forecast!

Will Fall Be Fantastic? Get Our Forecast!

Find out what we’re predicting for the coming season with our autumn outlook!

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A Halloween Heat Wave!

A Halloween Heat Wave!

In late October 1965, Southern California saw 10 consecutive 100-degree days. Learn more!

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Apples, Acorns and Attitudes

Apples, Acorns and Attitudes

Autumn is almost here. Check out what our managing editor is looking forward to this upcoming season.

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Make this Halloween Green!

Make this Halloween Green!

Forget orange and black, make your Halloween green with these creative, environmentally-friendly holiday tips!

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Everything Apple for Fall!

Everything Apple for Fall!

Fall is here, and apples are in abundance. Here are a few creative ways to enjoy America’s most abundant fruit, beyond the usual pies and crumbles.

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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.