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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Surprising Uses For Celery

Surprising Uses For Celery

Ever use celery as the main ingredient in your recipe? Learn a bit more about this overlooked, healthy vegetable.

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Don’t Toss Those Peelings!

Don’t Toss Those Peelings!

Wait! Don’t consign those fruit and vegetable peels to the compost bin just yet! Learn how to get the most from your produce!

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To Peel or Not to Peel?

To Peel or Not to Peel?

Should you peel those beets? What about those carrots? Our “peel-good” advice will save you valuable prep time!

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This Month: Explore a Meatless Menu

This Month: Explore a Meatless Menu

You don’t have to be a vegetarian to enjoy these delicious meat-free meals!

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Harvest Hints

Harvest Hints

You’ve been slaving in your garden all summer, but how do you know when your produce is ready to pick? Just consult our handy harvest guide!

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Move Over Romaine…Tasty Salad Greens are So Much Better

Move Over Romaine…Tasty Salad Greens are So Much Better

Last night I served a salad of fresh greens I picked up at the farmer’s market in Easton, PA. It had a variety of greens in it, some of which I probably can’t name, but it was so fresh and had such flavor, or so I thought. My kids, teenagers who do eat a variety… Continue Reading »

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Pancakes, Anyone?

Pancakes, Anyone?

Enjoy these innovative recipes for fabulous flapjacks!

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Going Away? Keep Your Garden Going Strong!

Going Away? Keep Your Garden Going Strong!

Taking a vacation this summer? Make sure your garden is taken care of while you’re gone!

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Get Healthy With a Summer Detox

Get Healthy With a Summer Detox

Rid your body of toxins this summer with this healthy summer cleanse. No fasting required!

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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.