Winter 2017 Farmer’s Almanac

Mark your calendars — here are the dates to remember in winter 2017!


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December 2017

DECEMBER 3. This full moon is known as the “Cold Moon.”

DECEMBER 13. The Geminids meteor shower reaches its zenith tonight and should produce a spectacular 120 meteors per hour.

DECEMBER 21. Winter solstice

DECEMBER 25. Christmas

DECEMBER 31. New Year’s Eve

GARDENING BY THE MOON. Plant above ground crops December 23, 24, and 25; harvest December 1, 2, 28, and 29. Plant below ground crops December 13, 14, and 15; harvest December 9 and 10.





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