Farm Life

Life on the land, farm shows, lessons from the past and more

A Bit of Nostalgia

Story by Dick Russ

Read these endearing reminiscences about a homemade “sidewalk car,” built from a Maytag washing machine engine.

Vintage Negatives Show Life on the Farm

By Dave Cross

A reader shares images he purchased at auction depicting what he believes was a farm in South Dakota.

Sawing Wood with a Pontiac

By Jan Breitigam

A reader shares a grandfather's method of sawing wood with a sedan.

Sawing Wood, Any Way You Can

By David Babcock

Whether by car or by Galloway engine, sawing wood was a chore that had to be done.


Chore Boy Engines at the 1911 New York State Fair

By Gregory Cooke

A reader sends in photos of a Chore Boy engine display at a fair from more than a century ago.

Engine Club Becomes Family Tradition

By Charles Wise

The Jack Branch Engine Club began, and became family tradition, 45 years ago with one man and the purchase of a Fairbanks-Morse Model Z.

Living Ready Expert Stacy Harris Shares Essential Sustainable Tools in New Book

Press Release

Stacy Harris is one of those women who can seemingly do it all. The one time lawyer and model is now a mother of seven and a sustainable living guru and is sharing her passion for wild game and natural ingredients with the world.

Sunday Afternoons Launches New Men’s Headwear Company, Madrone

Press Release

Sunday Afternoons launches new men’s headwear company, Madrone.


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