Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden
Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.
You might be surprised (horrified?) to learn that there are essentially ten quintillion insects roaming the earth at any one time. But that doesn’t mean you want them in your house. Try these natural bug repellents — items you can find right in your pantry — to keep them out!Read More »
Recent Home and Garden Articles
Fresh eggs are the most obvious benefit of keeping a small flock of backyard chickens. But the benefits of raising chickens reach farther than that—they also make excellent garden assistants. Here’s how chickens can provide benefits to your garden during all four seasons.Learn more about gardening with chickens. »
Are goats the new backyard chickens? They provide all of the benefits of meat and dairy cattle, but at a much lower cost and in much smaller spaces. See if raising goats is right for you.Learn more about raising goats »
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