The Old Farmer s Almanac 2017

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-2017.pdf
ISBN: 9781571987099
Release Date: 2016-08-30
Number of pages: 304
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac 2017 in PDF and EPUB What is 225 years old yet always of the moment? The Old Farmer’s Almanac! America’s oldest continuously published periodical, beloved by generations for being “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor,” celebrates its unique history with a special edition and more readers than ever before! As the nation’s iconic calendar, the 2017 edition will predict and mark notable events; glance back and look forward, with historic perspectives on food, people, and businesses; salute legendary customs and folklore; hail celestial events; explore, forage, and cultivate the natural world; forecast traditionally 80 percent–accurate weather; inspire giggles and perhaps romance; and more—too much more to mention—all in the inimitably useful and humorous way it has done since 1792.


The Old Farmer s Almanac 2016

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-2016.pdf
ISBN: 9781571986764
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Number of pages: 304
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac 2016 in PDF and EPUB As surely as the Sun rises in the east and maple leaves turn color in autumn, The Old Farmer’s Almanac is back—and it’s better than ever! Recognized for generations by its familiar yellow cover, America’s best-loved annual and oldest continuously published periodical (now in its 224th year!) promises to be “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor,” once again fulfilling both the mission set forth by its founder, Robert B. Thomas, and readers’ expectations. This edition is packed with wit, wisdom, tips, advice, facts, fun, and recipes, including: • traditionally 80 percent–accurate weather forecasts • how to make sausages at home • “creatures from hell” • grow your own beer (ingredients) • time- and money-saving tips • unmasked mysteries of plant seed dispersal • bale, key, and concrete block gardens • quirky origins of American horse breeds • history, lore, and more about birthstones Plus, Moon phases and other celestial sightings, tides, gardening tables, best days to do things, and more. Added value this year: • 96 full-color pages • full-color winter and summer weather maps • updated Reference section Often imitated, but never equaled. Accept no substitutes!


The Old Farmer s Almanac for Kids

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-for-kids.pdf
ISBN: 9781571987174
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Number of pages: 192
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac for Kids in PDF and EPUB Fascinating stories, fun facts, and activities that provide hours of edu-tainment make a winning formula for this biannual series created for kids ages 8 and up. This brand-new edition includes chapters with features on . . . • Astronomy: Earth’s volcanoes and other planetary wonders • Calendar: origin of the birthday cake, why we save daylight time, and more “special” days • Health: fun facts about your brain; uncommon advice for the common cold; why we have burps, gas, and other unmentionables • Weather: wildfire weather, facts about fog • Food: the history of the hot dog, the making of maple syrup, the first frozen dinner, lunchbox recipes • Accomplished Kids: kids who made amazing discoveries, kids who help to make the world a better place • Nature: a bug guide, little-known facts about nuts, poison dart frogs • In the Garden: secrets of composting, growing a bean teepee and other edibles, plus fun crafts • Sports: a wooden car derby, plus adventurers Sam Patch (falls jumper), Jay Cochrane (wire walker), and Charles F. Lummis (cross-country hiker) • Amusement: tips for setting a record, advice for whistlers, and more • Plus too much more to mention!


The Old Farmer s Almanac 2018

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-2018.pdf
ISBN: 9781571987426
Release Date: 2017-08-29
Number of pages: 304
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac 2018 in PDF and EPUB It’s another new year celebrating everything under the Sun, including the Moon, with The Old Farmer’s Almanac, America’s oldest continuously published periodical! Always timely, topical, and distinctively “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor,” the Almanac has been beloved for centuries by people from all walks of life. As the nation’s iconic calendar, the 2018 edition will mark the days, months, and seasons; preview astronomical events; and cover a range of related topics: trends, gardening, anniversaries, recipes, home remedies, pets, husbandry, folklore, amusement, contests, fishing, and more—too much more to mention—all in the inimitable way it has done since 1792.


The Old Farmer s Almanac 2013

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-2013.pdf
ISBN: 9780544086920
Release Date: 2012-09-03
Number of pages: 288
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac 2013 in PDF and EPUB America’s best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac contains “everything under the Sun, including the Moon”—facts, feature articles, and advice that are “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor.” The 2013 edition, which marks the publication’s 221st anniversary, will feature • weather predictions for every day and climatic trends for each season, plus hints of how a low sunspot cycle could influence conditions in the coming years • the most accurate astronomical data in the solar system, with best-viewing recommendations for every month • safe and easy home remedies for each season’s most common—and uncomfortable—aches and ailments • fail-safe gardening tips to ensure a hefty harvest, ideas for using vegetable plants as ornamentals, plus gardening by the Moon • delicious recipes for homebaked cakes, cookies, and pies; plus readers’ best bacon dishes • amusing and enlightening articles on raising children, kisses, and why pets bite (and how to stop them) and much, much more! Added value this year: • 80 full-color pages • full-color national weather maps of winter and summer forecasts


Best of the Old Farmer s Almanac

Filename: best-of-the-old-farmer-s-almanac.pdf
ISBN: 0679742646
Release Date: 1992-09-01
Number of pages: 244
Author: Judson D. Hale
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online Best of the Old Farmer s Almanac in PDF and EPUB Celebrating the bicentennial of "The Old Farmer's Almanac," this retrospective collection of wit and wisdom from the popular magazine contains a selection of feature articles, recipes, lore, humor, and more


The Old Farmer s Almanac Readers Best Recipes

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-readers-best-recipes.pdf
ISBN: 9781571987181
Release Date: 2016-08-30
Number of pages: 288
Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac Readers Best Recipes in PDF and EPUB For years, readers of The Old Farmer’s Almanac have indicated that their favorite recipes are those of family and friends. Now, in appreciation and for its 225th anniversary in 2017, the Almanac has gathered 196 recipes of its fans and friends in its newest cookbook—The Old Farmer’s Almanac Readers’ Best Recipes and the Stories Behind Them. These are home cooks’ best-loved, most-requested recipes—the dishes they serve at family gatherings and potlucks, the ones that have been passed down for generations, or the ones that must be made for special occasions—with often heartwarming, occasionally amusing, and always personal tales and anecdotes of the recipes’ origin. Classic Almanac time- and money-saving tips make this a collection that cooks and readers will treasure.


Farmers Almanac 2012

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ISBN:
Release Date: 2011-08-27
Number of pages:
Author: Peter Geiger
Publisher: Farmers' Almanac

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The Old Farmer s Almanac Comfort Food

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-comfort-food.pdf
ISBN: 9781571986481
Release Date: 2014-09-02
Number of pages: 288
Author: Ken Haedrich
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac Comfort Food in PDF and EPUB Presents over two hundred recipes for such comfort foods as onion and bacon tarts, potato and artichoke au gratin, sausage meat loaf, super-creamy mac and cheese, and chicken parmesan potpie.


The Old Farmer s Almanac Garden Fresh Cookbook

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ISBN: 1571985417
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 336
Author: Old Farmer's Almanac
Publisher: Yankee Pub

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac Garden Fresh Cookbook in PDF and EPUB Includes over three hundred recipes that focus on using garden-fresh vegetables, with tips and advice for herb, vegetable, and edible flower gardening.


The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2016

Filename: the-world-almanac-and-book-of-facts-2016.pdf
ISBN: 9781600572005
Release Date: 2015-12-08
Number of pages: 1008
Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2016 in PDF and EPUB Get thousands of facts right at your fingertips with this essential resource The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 2016 edition of The World Almanac® reviews the events of 2015 and will be your go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: • The Year in Review: The World Almanac® takes a look back at 2015 while providing all the information you'll need in 2016. • 2015—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list the top stories that held their attention in 2015. • 2015—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the first College Football Playoff, the Women's World Cup, 2015 World Series, and much more. • 2015—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2015, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. • 2015—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac® editors found some of the strangest news stories of the year. • World Almanac® Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac® lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2015, from news and sports to pop culture. • U.S. Immigration: A Statistical Feature: The World Almanac® covers the historical background, statistics, and legal issues surrounding immigration, giving factual context to one of the hot-button topics of the upcoming election cycle. • World Almanac® Editors' Picks: Most Memorable Super Bowls: On the eve of Super Bowl 50, the editors of The World Almanac® choose the most memorable "big games." • New Employment Statistics: Five years after the peak of the great recession, The World Almanac® takes a look at current and historic data on employment and unemployment, industries generating job growth, and the training and educational paths that lead to careers. • 2016 Election Guide: With a historic number of contenders for the presidential nominations, The World Almanac® provides information that every primary- and general-election voter will need to make an informed decision in 2016, including information on state primaries, campaign fundraising, and the issues voters care about most in 2016. • The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac® provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. • and much more.


The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017

Filename: the-world-almanac-and-book-of-facts-2017.pdf
ISBN: 9781600572074
Release Date: 2016-12-06
Number of pages: 1008
Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017 in PDF and EPUB Get thousands of facts right at your fingertips with this essential resource. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 2017 edition of The World Almanac® reviews the events of 2016 and will be your go-to source for questions on any topic in the upcoming year. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: • 2016—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list the top stories that held the world's attention in 2016. • 2016—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, the 2016 World Series, and much more. • 2016—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2016, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. • 2016—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac® editors found some of the strangest news stories of the year. • World Almanac ® Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac® lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2016, from news and sports to pop culture. • 2016 Election Results: The World Almanac® provides a comprehensive look at the entire 2016 election process, from the roller coaster of the early primaries to state and county presidential voting results and coverage of House, Senate, and gubernatorial races. • The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac® provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. • World Almanac ® Editors’ Picks: The Best Teams That Never Won It All: In light of Golden State's unprecedented regular season success and eventual downfall in the NBA Finals, The World Almanac® takes a look back into sports history for the best teams that fell just short of championship glory. • Statistical Spotlight: A brand-new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data provide context to give readers a fresh perspective on important issues. • Other New Highlights: Newly available statistics on sexuality, student loans, overdose deaths, state minimum wages, and much more.


Old Farmer s Almanac Gardening Notebook

Filename: old-farmer-s-almanac-gardening-notebook.pdf
ISBN: 1416246118
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Number of pages: 440
Author: Old Farmer's Almanac
Publisher: Sellers Publishing

Download and read online Old Farmer s Almanac Gardening Notebook in PDF and EPUB The Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Notebook is the all-in-one note-keeping book for gardening enthusiasts. With planting and maintenance tips embedded in the perpetual calendar, luscious color illustrations, and plenty of room for personal notes, gardeners will find year-round inspiration.


The Old Farmer s Almanac 2016

Filename: the-old-farmer-s-almanac-2016.pdf
ISBN: 1571986731
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Number of pages: 304
Author: Old Farmer's Almanac
Publisher: Yankee Pub

Download and read online The Old Farmer s Almanac 2016 in PDF and EPUB As surely as the Sun rises in the east and maple leaves turn color in autumn, The Old Farmer's Almanac is back--and it's better than ever! Recognized for generations by its familiar yellow cover, America's best-loved annual and oldest continuously published periodical (now in its 224th year!) promises to be "useful, with a pleasant degree of humor," once again fulfilling both the mission set forth by its founder, Robert B. Thomas, and readers' expectations. This edition is packed with wit, wisdom, tips, advice, facts, fun, and recipes, including: * traditionally 80 percent-accurate weather forecasts * how to make sausages at home * "creatures from hell" * grow your own beer (ingredients) * time- and money-saving tips * unmasked mysteries of plant seed dispersal * bale, key, and concrete block gardens * quirky origins of American horse breeds * history, lore, and more about birthstones Plus, Moon phases and other celestial sightings, tides, gardening tables, best days to do things, and more. Added value this year: * 96 full-color pages * full-color winter and summer weather maps * updated Reference section Often imitated, but never equaled. Accept no substitutes!


Eco Friendly Technology for Postharvest Produce Quality

Filename: eco-friendly-technology-for-postharvest-produce-quality.pdf
ISBN: 9780128043844
Release Date: 2016-04-12
Number of pages: 324
Author: Mohammed Wasim Siddiqui
Publisher: Academic Press

Download and read online Eco Friendly Technology for Postharvest Produce Quality in PDF and EPUB Eco-Friendly Technology for Postharvest Produce Quality presents the scope of emerging eco-friendly technologies to maintain the postharvest quality of fresh produce in terms of safety and nutrition. The book covers an analysis of the alternative and traditional methodologies pointing out the significant advantage and limitations of each technique. It provides a standard reference work for the fresh produce industry in postharvest management to extend shelf life by ensuring safety first and then nutritional or sensory quality retention. Fruits and vegetables are a huge portion of the food supply chain and are depended on globally for good health and nutrition. The supply of good food, however, greatly depends on good postharvest handling practices. Although substantial research has been carried out to preserve the quality of fresh horticultural produce, further research—especially on safety—is still required. This book provides foundational insights into current practices yielding best results for produce handling. Includes appropriate approaches, technologies, and control parameters necessary to achieve shelf-life extension without compromising produce quality Presents successful food safety methods between the time produce is harvested to consumption Includes the latest information on preservation technologies using novel chemical methods, active packaging, and monitoring the effect of environmental stresses on quality and shelf life of agricultural produce