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The Old Farmer's Almanac - tomato tips, animal tracks, sunburn!

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June 07, 2017


honeybee on flower
A bird in the boughs sang "June,"
And "June" hummed a bee in a Bacchic glee
As he tumbled over and over
Drunk with the honey-dew
–Clinton Scollard (1860–1932)
old farmers almanac garden guide


Animal tracks and footprints can tell you what animals are roaming around your backyard or eating your garden vegetables. See our animal track pictures to learn how to identify animal tracks and track animals!

Vintage Cast Iron Bird

Made using traditional sand-casting techniques! Display inside or outside.


Here are 20 home remedies for sunburn relief and treatment. If you have a minor sunburn (where the skin is red or sore, but not blistered or broken), try one of these sunburn remedies to help soothe your pain.

The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 7

The Almanac for Kids series, winner in five International Book Awards categories, is a treasure trove of fun facts, creative activities, and great ideas that will keep kids of all ages loving learning the whole year through! 


Rosemary is a perennial evergreen shrub with blue flowers. It is a pungent and distinctive herb with a sweet, resinous flavor. Here’s how to grow your own rosemary plants.

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Notebook

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Notebook will become your personal gardening bible. This durable, heavy-duty (weighs more than 1.5 lbs.!), perpetual calendar-journal has a waterproof cover and is usable year after year after year. Record what you planted, when your flowers bloom, what plants you want to move, and your ideas for new flower beds and changes.  FREE 2017 ALMANAC GARDEN GUIDE with every order while supplies last!


Tomatoes are the ultimate backyard vegetable, and growing tomatoes is easier than you might think. These tips on how to grow tomatoes should help you to take care of your most delicious plants.

Almanac Wooden Songbird Thermometers

Choose from 4 different popular songbirds: Cardinal, Blue Jay, Chickadee, or Goldfinch. Made in the USA.


Enjoy our simple punch recipes and tips,from easy fruit punch for kids’ birthday parties to more formal holiday punches and non-alcoholic options. Make your punch a smashing success!

Extra-Handy Lazy Susan

Spins effortlessly and holds a lot! Handcrafted in America by a 150-year-old basket company. Constructed with tough Appalachian white ash and brass nails. Features a distinctive Old Farmer’s Almanac metal nameplate. Save 20% while supplies last.

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