August 2019

4th - 5th
Excellent for sowing grains, winter wheat, oats, and rye. Plant flowers. Good days for planting above ground crops.

6th - 7th
Plant seedbeds. Plant peas, beans, tomatoes, peppers, and other above ground crops in southern Florida, California, and Texas. Extra good for leafy vegetables.

8th - 10th
Cut winter wood, do clearing and plowing, but no planting.

11th - 12th
A good time to plant above ground crops.

13th - 14th
Barren days, fine for killing plant pests.

15th - 17th
Excellent for any vine crops such as beans, peas, and cucumbers. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting root crops.

18th - 20th
Neither plant nor sow on these barren days.

21st - 22nd
Good days for transplanting. Root crops that can be planted now will yield well.

23rd - 24th
Any seed planted now will tend to rot.

25th - 26th
Plant seedbeds and flower gardens. Good days for transplanting. Most favorable days for planting beets, onions, turnips, and other root crops.

27th - 30th
Best for killing weeds, briars, poison ivy, and other plant pests. Clear wood lots and fencerows

31st
Excellent for sowing grains, winter wheat, oats, and rye. Plant flowers. Good day for planting above ground crops


Almanac data provided courtesy of the Farmers' Almanac.