Machines and technology from rural America

Sinking Into Christmas

By Allan Douglas

Another DIY Saturday adventure: making my wife's Christmas wish come true by upgrading the kitchen sink.

Toro Electric Snowblowers Pack Plenty of Power

Press Release

Lightweight, eco-friendly machines make snow removal easy.

New Wood Carving Machine with Digital Technology

Press Release

The Digital Wood Carver can produce a variety of details including 3D shapes, V-carving and pocketing text or figures.

John Deere offers product discounts as part of Green Fever Sales Event

Press Release

Program features 0 percent financing or cash back on select utility tractors and hay tools.


Frugal Fragrance: Rehab Your Scented Candles in a Solar Oven

By Dave Larson

Learn how Barbara rehabs our scented candles and brings renewed fragrance and candlelight to dark days and winter evenings.

Give the Handyman A Helping Hand This Holiday

Press Release

Forget the socks this holiday season; Fiskars’ ShopBoss is a gift as handy as he is

ROUSH CleanTech Propane Autogas Trucks Plant Seeds for a Greener Future at GIE+Expo

Press Release

D.C. area landscaping company is first to order ROUSH CleanTech’s newly remodeled Ford trucks.

Building A Kitchen Island Part 2: Working With Hand Tools

By Hank Will, Editor-in-Chief

Hank reports on using hand tools to complete most of the homemade kitchen island's framing.