Located in Emporia, we are East Central Kansas's premier destination for farm and home.


If Bluestem doesn't have it...
it probably doesn't exist.

We have over 60,000 square feet of merchandise, including animal health and pet products, automotive supplies, clothing, plumbing and electrical items, farm supplies and equipment, giftware, collectibles, housewares, hardware, lawn and garden equpiment, paint, sporting goods, tools, toys, and welding equipment.

We carry the highest quality name-brands – just take a look at our products.  We have a wall with over 8,000 pairs of jeans!  We are also Emporia's local Ace Hardware dealer and authorized Stihl parts & service center.

And, Bluestem has more than just a huge selection. We are family-owned with a 55+ year history.  Our knowledgable and friendly staff is here to help.  Come visit us at 2611 West Highway 50 in Emporia.


Everything you need

"I found the place to be VERY full of inventory and of helpful staff. What a great business they have going on!"

Best quality you can find

"We know it will be high quality when we buy supplies for our ranch from Bluestem. Thanks, Bluestem, for being a locally-owned, well-managed business we can rely on!"

You won't walk out empty handed

"This is one of my favorite places to visit when going to Emporia. They have everything you can ever wish for. "

Visit Us

We are conveniently located between Wichita and Kansas City, just off the Kansas Turnpike, at 2611 West Highway 50 in Emporia. From I-35, take exit 127A for US 50.


Store Hours

Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday Closed


2611 West Highway 50, Emporia, KS 66801