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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Weather

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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Fall Weather Safety Tips

Fall is a wonderful time of year, but it does have its share of hazards. Read our safety tips to be prepared this season.

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

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2014 Hurricane Update

Hurricane season peaks this month. Get a recap of the season so far, and check out our predictions for the rest of the year!

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More Shivery And Shovelry! Read Our 2015 Winter Forecast.

What will this coming winter bring? Read our 2015 forecast!

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What’s In Store For 2015? Read Our Canadian Winter Forecast.

What’s in store for the coming winter in Canada? Find out!

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Your 2014 Labor Day Forecast

What does your Labor Day forecast look like?

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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.