Farm School

Students in Hamburg, Iowa, are building a farm outside the elementary school, taking pride in their hard work and their town.


Learning at Home

The number of homeschooled children in the U.S. is on the rise, and one-third of those students come from rural areas.

14 Animal Odd Couples

These animals are proof that friendship knows no bounds, even when the friends are different species!


Keep Landlords in the Loop with a Newsletter

Communication is key to the success of any relationship, including between renters and landlords. Farmers rent 353.8 million acres of farmland in the U.S., according to a USDA survey, and 80% of those acres are owned by nonfarming landlords. Nearly 45% of principal landlords have never farmed. Many live out of state, and they may or may not have ever met their renters in person.


County Fair Wedding

In 1931, when times were tough for farmers, my grandparents won a contest and were given a lavish wedding at the Warren County Fair.


Fall Gardening

The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of gardening. Plant now and enjoy a late harvest.