January/February 2014 Best Days to...

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According to the astrological signs of the Moon, every month there occur the best days for certain activities. We take a look at the best days in the remainder of January and for the month of February from The 2014 Old Farmer’s Almanac.

January/February 2014 Best Days to …

Quit smoking: Jan. 24 and Feb. 16, 21

Begin diet to lose weight: Jan. 24 and Feb. 16, 21

Begin diet to gain weight: Feb. 1, 6

Cut hair to encourage growth: Feb. 1, 2, 5, 6

Cut hair to discourage growth: Jan. 22, 23 and Feb. 17, 18

Have dental care: Feb. 15, 16

Start projects: Feb. 1, 2

End projects: Jan. 29, 30 and Feb. 27, 28

Go camping: Jan. 26, 27 and Feb. 22, 23

Plant aboveground crops: Feb. 1, 2, 10, 11

Plant belowground crops: Jan. 24, 25, and Feb 20, 21

Destroy pests and weeds: Feb. 3, 4

Graft or pollinate: Feb. 10, 11, 12

Prune to encourage growth: Feb. 3, 4

Prune to discourage growth: Jan. 26, 27 and Feb. 22, 23

Harvest aboveground crops: Feb. 5, 6

Harvest belowground crops: Feb. 16, 24, 25

Can, pickle, or make sauerkraut: Jan. 24, 25 and Feb. 20, 21

Cut hay: Feb. 3, 4

Begin logging: Jan. 28, 29 and Feb. 24, 25

Set posts or pour concrete: Jan. 28, 29 and Feb. 24, 25

Breed animals: Jan. 24, 25 and Feb. 20, 21

Wean animals or children: Jan. 24 and Feb. 16, 21

Castrate animals: Jan. 30, 31 and Feb. 26, 27

Slaughter livestock: Jan. 24, 25 and Feb. 20, 21

 

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