Barns | Living the Country Life


Tips about barns, including information on buying, designing, planning, building, and maintaining a barn.

Barn Stories

Barnes' Place in Adel, Iowa is full of personal touches,...
Poisonous weeds found in pastures
Keep your livestock away from these pesky weeds.
Wedding planner, Katie Watson, discusses the latest trends in the wedding industry, and what you need to know when planning your own wedding.
Wedding planner, Katie Watson, discusses the latest trends in the...
Stuart and Patti Rosenberg own Waverly Farms in Virginia.
This Virginia couple went natural and started their own sustainable...
See how folks live the country life on the Emerald Isle!

Barn Designs

Prevent your livestock from doing the splits by carving grooves into...
A hoop barn protects your cattle from the elements and makes your...
When making plans for a new barn, think it through completely
See how three old barns were transformed into new, useful spaces

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
7/24/15 | 4:23 PM
Our county fair is this week, and I'm showing flowers and vegetables. Our family more
Betsy's Backyard |
7/20/15 | 4:51 PM
Caroline just completed a fascinating art project in our farm shop. She made a more