Machines and technology from rural America

All You Need to Know About Backhoes

Oscar H. Will III

Add versatile tools similar to tractor backhoes to your tool kit for more than digging power.

Tractor Attachments to Get the Most Out of Your Machine

By Oscar H. Will III

Useful tractor attachments such as the earth auger, rear-mounted blade, rotary tiller and more offer a means to get more value from your machinery investment.

Road Maintenance on Your Dirt Road

By Hollis Walker

Hollis Walker shares low-tech solutions for road maintenance on your dirt road to help keep your driveway and roads in good shape.

Straight to the Point

By Cody Assmann

Follow these basic suggestions to select the right arrow point for your hunting or target-shooting needs.


Trimming Tools for the Homestead

By Tim Nephew

Keep your homestead property in tiptop shape with these string trimmers, chainsaws and pruner tools for rural acreage.

Meet Your New Best Friend for Property Clean-Up: Root Grapple

Cleaning up limbs and tree branches by hand isn’t a quick or easy job. But with the help of a root grapple you can make property clean-up a breeze.

How to Repair a Screen Door

By Victoria Gazeley

A simple, 5-step guide to how to repair a screen door and keep your homestead mosquito and fly free this summer!

Repair Your Doors and Windows

By Dan Ramsey

Learn how to check, replace and recaulk your windows and doors to keep out all weather and keep in the home’s conditioned air.

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