We love curating helpful reading material for country living enthusiasts! If you are looking for a variety of useful books on everything from starting a farming enterprise to planting crops to drawing horses, we highly recommend the Homestead Bookshelf as the place to find what you’re looking for. We have collected public domain classics, modern…
The beef, dairy, and dual-purpose breeds our readers are researching.
The best dogs for herding, hunting, controlling vermin, or guarding livestock on farms of any size.
Rewarding vegetables and herbs that will have you looking like a green thumb in no time.
Dry Wood, Good Intent, Red Onion—10 peculiar Kansas town names and their origin.
Favorite rainy-day projects from our archives.
What horse-loving child hasn’t devoured one of Marguerite Henry’s books? Henry wrote with enthusiasm and feeling, making her stories timeless masterpieces that are sure to touch the heart. While she has written many books that we could heartily recommend for readers of all ages, we have whittled down the list to ten of our absolute…
Just getting started? Whether you are still in the early planning stage or are trying to overcome your first obstacle, one of the best things you can do is to read extensively. Many others have walked the path before you. Why not smooth your own learning curve and take advantage of their experience? While there…
Looking for a few Kansas day trip ideas? Start here for some small-town charm.
If you love geological wonders and wide-open scenery, this magnificent Kansas region is for you.