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Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden

Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.

Recent Home and Garden Articles

This Earth Day, Celebrate Environmental Heroes!

This Earth Day, Celebrate Environmental Heroes!

Turn your kids into eco-heroes with these creative Earth Day ideas!

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For a Happy Garden, Balance Your Soil!

For a Happy Garden, Balance Your Soil!

If you want your plants to thrive instead of merely survive, it’s time to check the chemistry of your soil!

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This Year, Try “Friend-Supported Agriculture”

This Year, Try “Friend-Supported Agriculture”

Save money on produce and spend some quality time with friends with a shared garden!

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Helpful Home and Garden Links

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.