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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Home and Garden

Plant A Rose Garden Like A Pro (Even If You’re Not)!

Our tips can help anyone grow magnificent, fragrant blooms that are the envy of the neighborhood. Learn how!

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Natural Ways To Combat Fleas!

Flea season is here! Try these chemical-free remedies to prevent and rid your home and pets of these pests!

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Dandy Dandelions!

A weed to some, but this sunny springtime gem is completely edible and packed with nutrients. Plus, it makes a delicious wine! Learn more!

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Container Gardening: Growing Citrus

With the right pot and a space on your back deck, anyone can grow delicious fruits. Learn how!

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Pretty Delicious! Landscaping You Can Eat

A functional and beautiful way to grow your own food is right in your back yard. We show you how to devise an easy plan and make it a reality.

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Perk Up Your Patio With Strawberries!

Learn how you can brighten up any small outdoor space with beautiful and bountiful strawberries!

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Get Paid To Clean Your House!

Learn how you can turn unwanted items in your home or garage into cash!

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Tips For Keeping Rabbits Out Of Your Garden

They may be cute, but rabbits can quickly decimate a vegetable garden. Try our safe and low-cost ways to keep these critters out!

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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.