To celebrate our 2017 edition—and 225th anniversary—we decided to sponsor another fun contest! Presenting . . . .
The Almanac Cover Clues Contest!
Where's Bob? Where's Ben? Amidst the intricate design of the Almanac cover, you'll find answers to the easy questions at the link below—and be entered to win prizes from weather thermometers to kitchen towels to Almanac products. Have fun!
Of course, we hope you've picked up your own copy of our little yellow book, found in retail stores while they last and on our Web site.
Many thanks for supporting The Old Farmer's Almanac. Now, let's get into the swing of 2017!
Your Almanac Editors
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