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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

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Mars Meets Its Rival

Mars Meets Its Rival

Later this month, Mars will pass relatively near to its “rival,” the star Antares. Who will outshine?

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15 Fall Apple Recipes

15 Fall Apple Recipes

Nothing says fall quite like delicious, crisp apples. Here are 15 of our best apple recipes!

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Create A Wild Bird Feeder Wreath

Create A Wild Bird Feeder Wreath

Use materials from nature to create a wreath that’s not only beautiful, but beneficial to birds.

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The Chemistry of Fall Color

The Chemistry of Fall Color

Fall provides us with a brilliant show worth taking in every year. But what causes the trees and shrubs to change to such brilliant colors?

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Get Ready For The Autumnal Equinox!

Get Ready For The Autumnal Equinox!

The Autumnal Equinox happens this month and signifies the official change of seasons. Learn more!

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Make Your Own Chunky Applesauce!

Make Your Own Chunky Applesauce!

It’s apple season! It’s easy to make and preserve your own chunky apple sauce. Learn how!

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What’s In Store For Fall? Get Our Forecast!

What’s In Store For Fall? Get Our Forecast!

Fall is just around the corner! Here’s what you can expect for your autumn weather!

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What’s In Store For Fall? Get Our Canadian Forecast!

What’s In Store For Fall? Get Our Canadian Forecast!

What will the fall forecast look like for Canada? Find out here!

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Make Your Own Festive Fall Centerpiece!

Make Your Own Festive Fall Centerpiece!

With a few inexpensive items you probably already have around the house, you can make this easy, fun table decoration!

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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.