Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden
Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.
Collecting and saving rainwater for use in the garden just makes sense, and was a common practice by our ancestors. See how it’s done, and start saving money on your water bill.Learn more about collecting rainwater »
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If you think camping is all about wet tents and an aching back, take it up a notch and consider glamping—the latest travel craze where nature meets luxury!Learn more about glamping! »
The house sparrow is considered an invasive bird in many areas, causing damage and problems for native species. So what can you do to discourage them from invading your back yard and feeders? We have a few helpful strategies.Learn how to discourage the house sparrow »
Folklore and old-time wisdom have a lot of advice for gardeners, including “the Mother’s Day Rule.” What is it, and is there any truth to it? We explain…Learn about the Mother's Day rule »