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Country View

A Kansas man is leaving his grandchildren an unusual inheritance
A West Virginia man is making sure everyone can have fresh food
Lance Chastain created a you-pick reservation system for his berry...

Beautiful Places

Here is the winner and the finalists in our Beautiful Places photo...
Here are just a few favorite gardens and landscapes submitted by...
Our readers captured the awe and beauty the sun and sky have to offer...

Decorating and designing your home

The porch you enjoy during the day can also be a cozy place to sleep...
Add a country flare to your red, white and blue celebration this year...
Our best tips and tricks along with the top 15 perfect cutting...

DIY Projects

Use old rain boots in the garden and home as planters, centerpieces...
Turn old tin cans into functional items for the garden, home and around the acreage.
Turn old tin cans into functional items for the garden, home and...
Create your own seasonal door decorations with these creative ideas!
Create your own seasonal door decor with these creative ideas!

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
9/1/15 | 10:42 AM
Bob finished plugging every nook and cranny of the hayloft on August 13th (above). more
Betsy's Backyard |
8/25/15 | 11:17 AM
All the rain this summer turned my (so-called) landscaping into a jungle. Vines more

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