Latest Farmers' Almanac Stories

2014-09-06 23:00:50

After Winter 2014, many Americans were hoping for a mild winter this year. Unfortunately, as Cozy Products reports, that's not in the cards. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 06, 2014 Winter is coming – and it’s going to be another cold one. Americans saw the proof of the Farmers’ Almanac’s accuracy last winter, when they predicted the “colder-than-normal winter for two-thirds of the country” with “piercing cold” conditions (Cozy News). Cozy Products explain why Americans...

2013-12-08 23:01:53

Is California going to have a cold 2013-2014 winter? There is nothing quite like being unprepared for winter. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 Silicon Valley and surrounding areas are relatively mild as far as weather goes. The Old Farmer's Almanac may shed some light on what to expect in the coming months. Wikipedia described the Old Farmer’s Almanac best – “this is a book that has been in continuous publication since 1818. This book is known for its long-range weather...

2009-09-08 12:02:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Farmers' Almanac, September 18-22 are the best days of the month to cut firewood, dig holes and mow your grass to increase growth.* Do these tasks, on those days and you should get the best results. For those in need of a new chain saw or mower to accomplish the job with the finest results, consumers are invited to take a test drive at one of the thousands of Husqvarna servicing dealers nationwide. Husqvarna, the global leader in...

2005-08-29 19:10:08

By Jason Szep BOSTON (Reuters) - Frost in Florida for Christmas, heavy rain in Texas and blizzards belting the Northeast and blanketing New York in deep snow are among the volatile winter weather patterns predicted in the latest Farmers' Almanac. After the lashing inflicted on the Gulf Coast by Hurricane Katrina, extreme temperatures and heavy weather will batter much of the United States this winter, said Sandi Duncan, managing editor of the 189-year-old almanac, which publishes...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.