Farmers' Almanac Blog
We asked our readers to share with us their favorite memories of their fathers on this special day. Read the moving tributes to the dads in their lives.
Flag Day is a day of national observance for all Americans, but it is not a federal holiday. Learn about this day’s history, as well as the meaning behind the set number of stars and stripes which adorn our nation’s flag. When is Flag Day? We tell you here…
As we prepare for a temperature warm up this week, Farmers’ Almanac Editor and water sports fan, Peter Geiger, shares some important cold water safety tips from NOAA.
This Earth Day we’re proud to share how committed we are to protecting the environment. Check out how we’re working toward being more sustainable and reducing our carbon footprint.
We were all sad to hear of the passing Barbara Bush. Editor Peter Geiger remembers an encounter with the First Lady that is a reminder of just how gracious she truly was.
It’s April and spring is still at war with winter in Maine. Check out editor Peter Geiger’s recent visit to Echo Lake to see just how deep the ice still is.
In honor of Tax Day, we compiled a list of some of the craziest taxes that have been imposed on the public over the years. See the list — it might just make you feel better about filing yours!
If you’re not from Massachusetts, Connecticut, or Maine, you may not be familiar with the Patriots’ Day holiday, which is celebrated the third Monday in April. Learn what the holiday commemorates and its link to the Greek Battle of Marathon.
Think you’re weather wise? Test your knowledge now with the Farmers’ Almanac Lightning Quiz.