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The 2015 Farmers Almanac
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December’s Full Cold Moon

December’s Full Cold Moon

Posted December 9th, 2013

Learn about the origin of December’s full Moon!

November’s Full Beaver Moon

November’s Full Beaver Moon

Posted November 12th, 2013

Learn about the inspiration behind November’s full Moon name in this interesting Farmers’ Almanac video.

ESPN Features Farmers’ Almanac’s Weather Prediction for Super Bowl XLVIII

ESPN Features Farmers’ Almanac’s Weather Prediction for Super Bowl XLVIII

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Rick Reilly recently sat down with Farmers’ Almanac Editors Peter Geiger and Sandi Duncan to learn more about the Almanac’s forecast of a potential winter storm to hit the New York City area the weekend of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

October’s Full Hunter’s Moon

October’s Full Hunter’s Moon

Posted October 15th, 2013

Learn how October’s full Moon got its name.

September’s Full Harvest Moon

September’s Full Harvest Moon

Posted September 16th, 2013

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

August’s Full Sturgeon Moon

August’s Full Sturgeon Moon

Posted August 16th, 2013

The fishing tribes of North America are given credit for the naming of August’s moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this month. A few tribes knew it as the Full Red Moon because, as the moon rises, it appears reddish… Continue Reading »

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.