Current Moon Phase

Waning Crescent
4% of full

Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Videos: Page 3

A Close Brush (Maybe Too Close) With a Lightning Bolt

A Close Brush (Maybe Too Close) With a Lightning Bolt

Posted June 4th, 2013

Farmers’ Almanac’s crack staff captured this video this afternoon in the southeastern U.S.

May’s Full Flower Moon

May’s Full Flower Moon

Posted May 21st, 2013

Find out why May’s Full Moon is called the “Flower Moon,” among other names, in this exclusive Farmers’ Almanac video!

Texas Tornado Caught on Video

Texas Tornado Caught on Video

Posted May 17th, 2013

Once again, we’re in the unfortunate position of having to express our sympathy to yet another group of people caught off guard by Mother Nature’s fury.

Repurposing an Old Golf Bag

Repurposing an Old Golf Bag

Posted May 14th, 2013

Is an old golf bag taking up space in your garage? A golf bag can be a real treasure to a gardener. Long-handled tools can be carried in the club compartment and smaller ones in the side pocket.

Reusing Envelopes

Reusing Envelopes

Posted April 30th, 2013

Before you trash all of that junk mail, save the envelopes! They can be reused to take notes and make lists. You can also make a simple bookmark by cutting off the corner of an envelope and slipping it over the corner of a page.

April’s Full Pink Moon

April’s Full Pink Moon

Posted April 23rd, 2013

Learn the origin behind the name for April’s Full Moon along with some other lesser-known names in this month’s installment of Full Moon Names.

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.