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Advice of the Day

As August, so February. More

Today is the Best Day to...

  • Castrate animals

Get the best dates for over 25 activities, based on the Moon's sign. Get ALL best days to plant, lose weight, cut hair, quit smoking, wean and potty train, and more.

Seasonal Advice for AUGUST

August Seasonal AdviceJuly is the month when summer has a firm hold on all of us—and we can revel in the garden bounty! See Seasonal Advice for AUGUST.

August 1, 2015

Moon's Astrological Place



See when the Moon enters each Zodiac sign for 2015: buy the complete Astrology Moon's Sign Calendar.

Personalized Planting Calendar!

Best Planting Dates for Vegetables

Get the best days to plant! Our new ALL-SEASONS gardening calendar starts in the spring—and goes through fall planting!

Best Fishing Days

Best Fishing DaysGet the year's best fishing days, when the Moon is between new and full.

Wedding Planner

Wedding PlannerGet wedding weather, a sunset calculator, and other tools and tips. See wedding planner.

What Happened on Your Birthday?

2015 Special Edition Garden GuideCooking Fresh with The Old Farmer's AlmanacThe Almanac Monthly Digital MagazineWhat the heck is a Garden Hod?