2017 Minnesota Exhibitors
Booth TBD | www.adire.org
Indian vegetarian meals. Proceeds support improving the lives of rural poor and applying appropriate modern technology, renewable energy, and local capacity building. 2017 Menu: Vegetable biryani (rice with mixed vegetables), chole (garbanzo beans), mixed vegetable curry, chicken tikka masala, samosas (vegetable stuffed pastries), raita (yogurt with vegetables), mango lassi (yogurt drink).
Alice’s Rabbit Whole
Booth C5 | www.alicesrabbitwhole.com
Alice of Alice’s Rabbit Whole brings over 40 years of wisdom into her hand-crafted herbal product line made from wild crafted & organic herbs. Teas, oils, salves, sprays, bitters, balms, and tinctures are offered. Consultations, massage, and mentoring are also provided.
Backwoods Home Magazine
Booth B5 | www.backwoodshome.com
For 27 years, Backwoods Home Magazine’s readers have gained practical, hands-on information about living in the country, gardening, preserving food, building a home or out-buildings, and taking care of livestock. We offer “how-to” articles on these and other topics related to an independent and self-reliant lifestyle.
Booth B2 | www.conserveschool.org
A semester school for high school juniors and advanced sophomores focused on environmental stewardship and outdoor education. Scholarships are offered to all qualified students interested in an experiential curriculum immersed in environmental history, nature literature, and the science of conservation, while still continuing their required academic studies.
Booth B6 | www.self-reliance.com
In the pages of this quarterly magazine, you’ll learn all about canning your food, growing a fantastic garden, and creating your own jobs at home to become more financially self-reliant. You’ll also learn about livestock and backyard animals that produce additional food for your families. No matter where you are, you can live a more self-reliant life.
SilverFire Disaster and Recreation Stoves and Cookware, LLC
Booths C11-12 | www.silverfire.us
SilverFire disaster and recreation stoves and cookware (off-grid renewable cooking products).
Smude Oil / Kowalzek Soothing Salves
Booth B3 | www.kowalzeksalves.com; www.smudeoil.com
We produce soothing skin salves and lip balms that promote healing of various skin conditions. Smude oils are cold-pressed GMO free and with locally grown sunflowers. We have infused oils for salads, marinating, and dipping. We also offer pure Bare Honey in a variety of flavors.
Solar Training Network
Booth B19 | www.solartrainingusa.org
The Solar Training Network, led by The Solar Foundation, is funded through the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative. The program’s goal is to develop a dedicated solar employment pipeline to help meet the workforce needs of the burgeoning solar industry. The program’s new online solar career networking platform (www.SolarTrainingUSA.org) is designed to facilitate stronger connections between solar job seekers, solar employers, and solar training providers to ensure a highly skilled and diverse solar workforce. The website is completely free to access and gives users access to hundreds of solar trainers, employers, and job seekers nationwide. We encourage any interested parties to register today.
Booths C3-5, C13-15