Farm and Home

Stock your home apothecary with time-tested herbal remedies to treat common ailments. These multipurpose herbs are easy to grow and will cover your basic needs.

Keeping Homestead Dairy Cows
Get grass-fed milk and other fresh dairy products when you keep a family cow.
building fence
Chicken House Transformation
This blogger shows how she converted an old brooder house into a new chicken house for her flock.
Baking soda
Make Your Own Carpet Freshener
Follow these simple tips for an easy DIY carpet freshener.

Farm-Fresh Content


DIY Nontoxic Weed Killer

Learn how to make your own weed killer for use around your home.

Featured Video

Small-Scale Hay Mowing for the Homestead

Shop Cappers Farmer

The Nourishing Homestead tells the story of how we can create truly satisfying and permanent relationships with the land, nature and one another.

Ben and Penny Hewitt offer practical ways to grow nutri…

... More

Discover why ground-source heat pumps are the best choice for heating and cooling new or existing homes in any climate and how this reliable, silent, nonpolluting way of extracting free energy from th


Subscribe today

Capper's Farmer Early Spring 16 CoverWant to rediscover what made grandma’s house the fun place we all remember? Capper’s Farmer — the newly restored publication from the rural know-how experts at — updates the tried-and-true methods your grandparents used for cooking, crafting, gardening and so much more. Subscribe today and discover the joys of homemade living and homesteading insight — with a dash of modern living — that makes up the new Capper’s Farmer.

Save Even More Money with our automatic renewal savings plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our automatic renewal savings plan. You save an additional $5 and get 4 issues of Capper's Farmer for only $19.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and I'll pay just $19.95 for a one year subscription!

(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here