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Live simply with the Lehman’s hardware online store. We sell oil lamps, wood cook stoves & more, non-electric tools & homesteading supplies since 1955. We are the country’s largest purveyor of historical technology. If you think it isn’t made anymore, check with Lehman’s before you give up. On our shelves, you’ll find all kinds of products you probably thought they quit making years ago.

Tractor Supply Company is the largest operator of rural lifestyle retail stores in America. Founded in 1938 as a mail order tractor parts business, Tractor Supply Company (also referred to as TSC) owns and operates over 1,700 stores in 49 states supplying basic maintenance products to home, land, pet and animal owners. At TSC, customers find everything they need to maintain their farms, ranches, homes and animals. As the inventors of the “do it yourself” trend, our customers handle practically every chore themselves, from repairing wells to building fences, welding gates together, constructing feed bins, taking care of livestock and pets, repairing tractors and trucks and building trailers for hauling.

At Premier, we’ve been providing electric fencing and electric netting, sheep and goat supplies, clippers and shearers, ear tags, poultry products, and expert advice for 40 years.

 LogOX LLC is a family-owned small business, which sells professional grade, exclusively American made products with tremendous pride. We’ve teamed up with Swisher Inc. a well-respected industry leader located in Warrensburg, MO as our manufacturing partner for the LogOX tool, to bring you the highest quality, precision machined, American steel products money can buy.

A simple love for the outdoors and passion for creating the best sawmills & wood processing equipment, has led us to a leading USA manufacturer of forestry equipment. We manufacture and import high-quality forestry equipment for folks much like ourselves. We find pride in providing tools to forestland owners,  loggers,  tree farmers, arborists,  among many others.

McMurray Hatchery is the world’s largest rare breed hatchery. We are a family-owned company that takes pride in providing you with the highest quality day-old baby chicks, baby and juvenile poultry, and a complete line of poultry equipment and related products.
We have been a trusted, knowledgeable industry resource for generations — let us help you choose from our over 100 breeds, and supplies, to help you raise a strong, successful flock.

Countryside & Small Stock Journal
helps people live more sustainable, self-reliant lives, with feature stories on tending the garden, managing the homestead and raising healthy livestock. We are committed to helping anyone learn how to live simply by providing the information you seek quickly and easily — so that you can spend more of your time doing what you love.

Baker Creek carries one of the largest selections of seeds from the 19th century, including many Asian and European varieties. The company has become a tool to promote and preserve our agricultural and culinary heritage. Gardeners can request a free color catalog. Our catalogs now distribute to over 700,000 gardeners nationally.

Kash Imprints is a print and marketing company located in central Virginia. Since 2007, organizations and individuals, including The Homesteaders of America Conference, have trusted us to bring their message to life through print. We can assist you with all the print materials, plus design and marketing savvy you will need for promoting your homestead. From caps to Carhartts, fleece to food labels, you name it, we can print it.

The Stockman Grass Farmer Magazine and editor, Joel Salatin, focus each monthly issue on profitable grass-based livestock production. We cover natural grass finished and organic grass fed beef, pasture-based dairying, grass fed lamb and goat production, pastured poultry and pigs. Our readers seek to use their farms as a way to make a living.

Titan Attachments™ is a family-owned business, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. We manufacture affordable tractor and skid steer attachments. Founded in 2009, we pride ourselves in creating high quality equipment at a price appealing to homesteaders while also providing an exceptional level of communication and service.

We give homesteaders the ability to save money on the things they need so they have more money for the things they want. With Titan Attachments™, you can purchase new equipment such as grapples, pallet forks, hay frames, tillers and more at the price of used equipment. All of our attachments ship free and feature a one-year warranty. 

UpClose-RV provides a way to get in touch with people who are willing to let you park your vehicle on their property. These property owners list with us to offer you great venues and the ability to get closer to where you want to be. Just type a destination in the search field, and we will provide you a list of suggested properties from owners who live in the area convenient to where you want to visit. Just select the one you want, and we will walk you through the booking process.

Cornerstone Farm Ventures is a resource center for small to medium-sized poultry processing operations, offering both new & used equipment and supplies for poultry production and processing. Cornerstone Farm Ventures has aligned itself with a number of manufacturers and is able to provide equipment sales, service and consulting to both small and large slaughter facilities. We have production and processing equipment for 1 bird or thousands.

Free Range Yarn gathers together the best yarns from our farm and other small fiber farmers and brings you an outstanding collection of wool yarn. Supporting Free Range Yarn ultimately supports the small wool producer. Often these yarns are available only at local craft and fiber shows. We make these yarns available to you, in order to support the local wool industry, of which we are part. We are grateful for each purchase from our shop. As our sales grow we are able to help more sheep farmers distribute their yarn to a wider group of knitters and fiber artists.

Garman Brothers
Garman Brothers is a family owned and operated sawmill located in Crownsville, MD since 1946.