Best Days Calendar

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by Celeste Longacre

With the Best Days from The Old Farmer's Almanac, find out when to quit smoking, lose weight, cut hair, wean, and more activities, based on the Moon's sign. We provide dates for 60 days here on Almanac.com.

Or, buy the full 12-month astrological timetable for a small fee in our online store.

ActivityJune 2016July 2016
Begin diet to gain weight

11, 16

9, 14

Begin diet to lose weight

3, 26, 30

23, 27, 31

Begin logging

20, 21, 22

18, 19

Breed animals

15, 16, 17

13, 14

Can, pickle, or make sauerkraut

25, 26

3, 22, 23

Castrate animals

23, 24

20, 21

Cut hair to discourage growth

2, 3, 29, 30

22, 23, 27, 28

Cut hair to encourage growth

13, 14

10, 11, 12

Cut hay

1, 27, 28

24, 25, 26

Destroy pests and weeds

1, 27, 28

24, 25, 26

End projects

4

3

Entertain

8, 9

6, 7

Go camping

18, 19

15, 16, 17

Graft or pollinate

6, 7

3, 4, 31

Harvest aboveground crops

10, 11, 12

8, 9

Harvest belowground crops

2, 3, 29, 30

27, 28

Have dental care

10, 11, 12

8, 9

Plant aboveground crops

15, 16, 17

5, 13, 14

Plant belowground crops

25, 26

3, 22, 23

Potty train children

3, 26, 30

23, 27, 31

Prune to discourage growth

1, 27, 28

24, 25, 26

Prune to encourage growth

8, 9

6, 7, 16, 17

Quit smoking

3, 26, 30

23, 27, 31

Set chicken eggs

13, 14, 22, 23

19, 20, 21

Set posts or pour concrete

20, 21, 22

18, 19

Slaughter livestock

15, 16, 17

13, 14

Start projects

6

5

Wean animals or children

3, 26, 30

23, 27, 31