The Homesteaders of America conference is a self-sustainable conference of education and support for homesteaders across the United States and beyond. The 2017 conference will be held on October 14, 2017 in Warrenton, Virginia. The conferece will have multiple key speakers, demonstrators, outdoor speakers, vendors, food stands, and more!
** GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS (on sale in September): These tickets only get you in to walk around, see the demonstrators, outdoor speakers and vendors. These tickets will go on sale closer to the conference date. If you would like to purchase these tickets, please contact the event coordinator directly at amy(at)homesteadersofamerica.com
** SPEAKER TICKETS: Ensures you have a seat inside the pavillion to hear each and EVERY KEY NOTE speaker. Includes general admission tickets for entire conference.
** CHILDREN 17 and UNDER are FREE! But you still need a ticket! Make sure you grab your free ticket.
→ → MAIN SPEAKERS
JOEL SALATIN; Author and Farmer at Polyface Farms
LISA STEELE; Author of Fresh Eggs Daily and Duck Eggs Daily
ESTHER EMERY; author and Youtuber from the hit YouTube channel Fouch-o-Matic Offgrid and The Homestead Wife
→ → MAIN DEMONSTRATORS
OFF GRID with DOUG and STACY — Homesteading For Health
TOMMY ALDERMAN of ALDERMAN FARMS— When Trauma Strikes: Managing Stress on the Homestead
DARRYL PATTON (The Southern Herbalist) — Tommie Bass and Appalachian Folk Herbalism AND Incorporating Herbs and Wild Foods into a healthy lifestyle”…including a wild foraging walk around the conference property.
→ → ALL DAY DEMONSTRATORS
JANET GARMAN from Timber Creek Farm — Dyeing Homestead Yarn
JEREMY CHAMBERS from Independence Acres Homestead — Bushcrafting & Meat Rabbits
KATIE MILLHORN from Rawsome Dairy — Keeping a Family Milk Cown 101 & A2A2 Beta Casein Protein
ANN ACCETTA-SCOTT from A Farm Girl in the Making — Essential Oils & Colloidal Silver
SHARON WILSON — Quilting 101
JASON REHR from Big Bear Homestead — Trapping and Tanning
JOSHUA LANGFITT from Smithfield Historic Plantation — Blacksmithing
CONNIE MEYER from Urban Overalls — Cheesemaking
….and much MUCH more.