About Us

Ogden Publications publishes magazines and books for people interested in self-sufficiency, sustainability, rural lifestyles and farm memorabilia. We also provide valuable products to our readers, including insurance and financial services.

Please visit some of our websites:

Mother Earth News — America's leading magazine about sustainable, self-reliant living.

MotherEarthShopping 

Utne reprints the best articles from over 2,000 alternative media sources bringing you the latest ideas and trends emerging in our culture.

Utne Store 

CAPPER'S — has been taken to heart by families for more than 100 years, striving to enlighten and entertain while concentrating on traditional American values and emphasizes life's positive perspectives and offers the opportunity to earnestly share joys and tears within the caring community of readers.

GRIT — Rural American know-how.

GRIT Bookstore 

Farm Collector — Published every month, Farm Collector covers all kinds of antique farm equipment: everything from antique tractors to gas engines, windmills to hog oilers, implements, tools, corn collectibles … you name it!

Farm Collector Books 

Farm Collector Show Directory — If you're itching to get on the road, don't leave home without our annual show directory.

Gas Engine Magazine — Published bimonthly since 1966, Gas Engine Magazine is the engine collector's number-one resource.

Steam Traction — (Formerly Iron Men Album) Celebrating the era when steam-powered giants broke the prairie, Steam Traction (published quarterly) brings the days of steam power to life.

Good Things to Eat — These reader-contributed recipes were selected from the files of CAPPER'S and CAPPER'S WEEKLY.

Capper's Insurance Service, Inc. — was established in 1932 to provide insurance protection for the readers of our farm publications.

Motorcycle Classics — Dedicated to the greatest motorcycles of all time and the people who ride them.

Motorcycle Classics Shop



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