Mother Earth News submission guidelines and market information

Mother Earth News



Mother Earth News Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Submissions should be sent via e-mail to

Phone: (785)274-4300

Editor: Caitlin Wilson, Senior Managing Editor

Submitting Your Work to Mother Earth News

Before submitting to Mother Earth News

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or confirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work.

To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Mother Earth News by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to Mother Earth News or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Mother Earth News guidelines:

Read our magazine, read our magazine, read our magazine. MOTHER EARTH NEWS readers comprise one of the most thoughtful, curious, industrious and engaged magazine audiences in the country. Since 1970, MOTHER EARTH NEWS has been an exemplary source of information about sustainable homesteading, organic gardening, real food, country skills, renewable energy, green transportation, natural health, environmental consciousness, and farming and livestock. Practicality is critical; freelance articles must be informative, well-documented and tightly written in an engaging and energetic voice. Don’t forget to read our magazine before you submit a query.  

Submission Guidelines Details for Mother Earth News

Market Type: Magazine


Accepts: Gardening, Home, How-To

Web Address:

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Updated October 16, 2020