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Join the Glorious Gardens Tour With The Old Farmer's Almanac to discover some of the most extraordinary and historic gardens in the United States—and the world!

If you're a beginner vegetable gardener, here are basics on vegetable garden planning: site selection, plot size, which vegetables to grow, and other gardening tips.

Here are some fun facts about cranberries, an American native and a favorite seasonal ingredient in traditional holiday recipes.

Here's The Old Farmer's Almanac guide to regional U.S. cover crops. ​Or, see our regional Canadian cover crops chart. 

Yes, you can grow your own avocado tree from a pit—if you have patience.

Here at The Old Farmer's Almanac, we are excited to sponsor affordable travel tours to destinations that inspire wonder, knowledge, and discovery! ...

Enjoy these delicious recipes—all winners in The Old Farmer's Almanac All-Seasons Garden Guide Recipe Contest. 

Below are garden plans for kitchen gardens (potagers). After you review the examples below, enjoy hundreds more garden plans with the Almanac Garden...

Below are garden plans for square-foot gardens. After you review the examples below, enjoy hundreds more garden plans with the Almanac Garden Planner here.

Below are garden plans for dry gardens. After you review the examples below, enjoy hundreds more garden plans with the Almanac Garden Planner here.

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