Prestige has been family owned and operated in Asheville, NC since 1967, and could not imagine a better place to do business. Asheville boasts an active community aimed at achieving the best for its residents, and we are proud to support many of the conscientious organizations that make Asheville so grand. Prestige is dedicated to treating each and every customer like family, and ensuring satisfaction throughout the many years your Subaru is on the road.
The Ploughshare Institute has been teaching
sustainable agriculture, traditional crafts, and kitchen
skills at its campus in central Texas for two decades.
Their intensive hands-on workshops and seminars
are praised by their students for giving practical
information that is easy to understand and ready to
take home and put into practice. They offer more
than 150 classes that cover blacksmithing, organic
gardening, horse farming, cheesemaking, beekeeping,
and much more.
Yanmar, started in 1912, has from its very beginning
been dedicated to the small farmer. Their mission has
always been to support and make the daily life of the
rural farmer working in his fields easier. Today, Yanmar
is known for several product lines, including diesel
engines, but their agricultural equipment is known as
being among the best in the world. Yanmar tractors
harness immense power with great efficiency, making
the daily routine of working on the land not only more
manageable, but also more enjoyable.
Aspire Grant and Development - Contributing Sponsor
Aspire Grant & Development offers clients a professional consulting team with a winning track record, ensuring top-level identification, submission, and management of public and private funds to support philanthropic causes and large-scale economic development.
At Beepods, we work closely with clients and customers all over the world to implement creative solutions that will help us see a future where pollinators thrive. Our philosophy of “Beekeeping for the Bees” provides beekeepers a clear directive to focus their work on being a part of the pollinator disappearance solution. Beepods provides a complete set of educational beekeeping supplies that allows our beekeepers to do this important work. We combine equipment, training, individual beekeeper support, outreach tools, data collection, and analysis tools to create what we believe is a sustainable solution to the decline of pollinators.
Farm to Table and Buy Fresh Buy Local connects farms, food and beverage businesses, and food justice organizations to new clients and customers in Western Pennsylvania. Their direct-to-consumer marketing campaign and business-to-business network promote buying local through events, social media, blogs, public relations, digital and print newsletters, and local food guides. Download their Western Pennsylvania local food guide from their website. Find information about buying, growing, preparing, and eating local, real foods, and explore resources for accessible healthy, fresh food.
The most important thing about a top bar beehive is
what goes on inside*! For 10 years we have been helping
folks get started in sustainable green beekeeping with
Top Bar Hive kits, Weekend Intensive classes, treatment-free
honeybees, and the Thinking Beekeeper books.
Gold Star Honeybees specializes in the finest quality top
bar hives. We are proud to be a part of the beekeeping
journey. See why we say: * “It’s All About the Wax!”
Kansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism - Contributing Sponsor
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism works with private landowners to provide technical assistance and habitat planning guidance on the private lands of Kansas The state's primary program to address wildlife habitat needs on private lands is referred to as the Habitat First program. It provides cost-share assistance on beneficial habitat management practices that are applied to the landscape. Habitat First offers a multitude of services to meet the needs of Kansas landowners and wildlife.
For over 175 years, Manna Pro has been making feeds and supplements that help animals of all ages grow healthy and strong. Like you, they are dedicated to the care and nurturing of animals, and they're proud to be a part of your community. Flock Party Non-GMO poultry feeds and delectable poultry treats are now available exclusively at Tractor Supply Co.
Mountain Rose Herbs is one of the nation’s largest bulk suppliers of organic herbs, spices, teas, essential oils, and botanical goods for the home apothecary. Since 1987, Mountain Rose Herbs has been known for an uncompromising commitment to organic agriculture, sustainable business practices, and high-quality herbal products.
PittMoss Organic Potting Soil represents the next generation of growing media. It's the most sustainable soil mixture to date with locally sourced and American-made products. Join the greener life and get great results while helping the environment. Grow bigger, stronger plants with PittMoss' fully organic products.
For the past 5 years, Subaru of Corvallis has been the greater Willamette Valley’s premiere Subaru Certified Eco-Friendly retailer. At their Platinum LEED Certified Net Zero dealership you will find not only the latest in cutting edge sustainability practices, but also an industry leading product, experience, and a commitment to giving back to the community. Visit their dealership to learn more about Subaru and the “Subaru Loves The Earth“ promise.
Founded in 1956 and headquartered in Eighty Four, Pennsylvania, 84 Lumber Company is the nation’s leading privately held building materials supplier. The company launched a Tiny Living program in 2016 to accommodate those who prefer a more simplistic lifestyle. Since its inception, the program has introduced four tiny house models of varying styles. More than 20,000 people have visited the tiny houses at events and outings across the country.
At Absorbent Products Ltd., organic, earth-friendly products comprise much of what we produce. With a focus on OMRI Listed products for home, garden and farm, they have natural solutions for backyard chickens and other backyard birds, stall absorbents for equine and barn animals, and various pet litters. They let their products speak for themselves in helping you create a healthy life for your family and animals. Booth #2400
Privately owned Central Boiler is located in northern Minnesota. They're North America's largest manufacturer of outdoor furnaces and provide a clean, safe, efficient way to heat with renewable energy and coal. Based on a desire to create the most efficient heating products, the company’s designs and patents have established it as a leader in the industry.
At CoreFirst Bank & Trust, they work hard to make banking simple. Their products and services are accessible 24/7, so that no matter your lifestyle, banking is easy. From a first car loan or savings account to a business loan that realizes a longtime dream, CoreFirst's always ready to help with your financial journey. Learn more and see the difference at www.CoreFirstBank.com. The bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC).
Fitzgerald's Heavy Timber Construction is a full-service timber framing specialist producing elegant, cost-effective building solutions by combining traditional craftsmanship and technical innovation. Using modern equipment alongside vintage machinery, our dedicated timber framers faithfully reproduce the craftsmanship that makes your investment last for generations to come. We furnish complete design, general contracting, and sheet metal roofing services - a comprehensive approach that brings efficiency to the design and production of custom timberframe structures.
Here at Franny’s Farmacy we are a communal family made up of farmers, friends, movers and shakers. We are dedicated to bringing quality hemp and CBD products from seed to sale. At Franny’s we are proud to advocate for the revitalization our agricultural community and aspire to serve as an example of innovative teamwork. Hemp used in our Franny’s Farmacy products is grown, sown, processed and packaged locally in Western North Carolina.
Free State Oils offers superior Full Spectrum CBD products with Zero THC for humans, household pets, and farm animals. Our CBD is derived from Certified Organic Hemp grown in the USA. Free State Oils is committed to public education and awareness in this new and expanding market. Please stop by our booth and learn how CBD may help you, your loved ones, and your pets! CBD - A natural solution to life's aches and pains.
LogOX patented and sells the American-made LogOX 3-in-1 Forestry MultiTool, WoodOX Sling, a growing list of related accessories, and other featured American brands. The 3-in-1 Forestry MultiTool combines three essential forestry tools (a back-saving log hauler, cant hook, and timberjack) into a compact and versatile forestry tool. In keeping with making your work faster, safer, and easier, the WoodOX Sling is a revolutionary ergonomic firewood carrier you have to see to believe.
Omlet reimagines the way you live with and look after your pets to bring you closer together. The world-famous Eglu chicken coops keep your chickens safe, their rabbit hutches allow bunnies to express their natural behavior, and the new Fido dog crate is the world’s first doghouse with a fitted wardrobe. By designing all of their products to be quick and easy to clean, they create homes your pets will love living in and you’ll love using.
Square Foot Gardening Foundation - Associate Sponsor
Square Foot Gardening creator Mel Bartholomew started the Square Foot Gardening Foundation in 1996 “To help end world hunger One Square Foot at a time.” The Foundation continues to teach gardeners by partnering with other nonprofits whose missions encourage plant-based living, self-sufficiency, and low-impact food production. The Foundation’s latest book “All New SFG 3rd Edition, newsletter and gardening email tips provide information on how to grow fresh produce without waste. For more information visit www.squarefootgardening.org
Texas Natural Feeds strives to create
the finest quality non-soy, non-GMO
feed available on the market. Their
ELITE line of feeds combines great
products like Fertrell’s Nutribalancer
and Redmond Natural Salt with
organic alfalfa and yummy peanut meal
to make tasty and nutritious poultry
feeds. With hundreds of locations, their feeds are available to everyone. Texas Natural Feeds is the
proud sponsor of the Poultry Pavilion.
Representing Polar Furnace and Portage & Main Boilers, Ultimate Outdoor Furnace offers a complete line of biomass renewable energy heating equipment. The Polar G2 Plus model is a North American furnace that uses proven European design and meets EPA 2020 emission standards. All of the Polar G-Class models surpass current emission standards and have seven industry firsts, three of which are still exclusive to Polar. Whatever your furnace needs, Ultimate Outdoor Furnace has a solution.
Chelsea Green Publishing is recognized as a leading publisher of books on the politics and practice of sustainable living, publishing authors who bring in-depth, practical knowledge to life, and give readers hands-on information related to organic farming and gardening, ecology and the environment, healthy food, sustainable economics, progressive politics, and, most recently, integrative health and wellness.
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance - Supporting Partner
Get the latest information about the laws affecting sustainable farming and local food. The Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) works to support family farmers and promote common-sense policies for local, diversified agricultural systems.
Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund - Supporting Partner
The Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund defends the rights and freedoms of farmers, homesteaders, producers, and consumers to grow, obtain, share, exchange, and sell nutrient-dense, local, and artisanal foods.
The French Broad Co-Op has been the only community-owned grocer in Asheville, North Carolina, since 1975. Their produce is 100 percent organic, and they sell more than 1,000 local items and more than 1,000 bulk products.
The Livestock Conservancy works to save nearly 200 heritage breeds of livestock and poultry from extinction. Modern agriculture favors only a handful of highly specialized breeds at the expense of biodiversity. The Conservancy protects breeds that are wonderful choices for today’s small-scale, sustainable farms and homesteads.
The School of Permaculture is a nonprofit that educates people about permaculture by combining sustainable ancient wisdom with appropriate technology and sharing it through courses, consultations and aid work.
Southern Exposure Seed Exchange offers more than 700 heirloom, organic, and open-pollinated vegetable, herb, and flower varieties, plus garlic, perennial onions, and seed saving supplies. Their mission is to ensure that people retain control of their food supply and conserve genetic resources, and they offer gardeners the option of saving their own seeds.
Texas Organic Research Center - Supporting Partner
The mission of TORC is to provide research and information to homeowners, farmers, ranchers and other decision makers with the goal of helping stop the broad scale use of toxic chemical pesticides and fertilizers which are currently being sold and used in the futile attempt to grow crops and control insect pests and diseases.
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy - Supporting Partner
The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC) enhances the region by protecting and restoring exceptional places. A private nonprofit conservation organization founded in 1932, WPC has helped to establish 11 state parks, conserved more than a quarter million acres of natural lands and protected or restored more than 3,000 miles of rivers and streams. The Conservancy owns and operates Fallingwater, a World Heritage site that symbolizes people living in harmony with nature. In addition, WPC enriches our region’s cities and towns through 132 community gardens and other green spaces that are planted with the help of about 12,000 volunteers. The work of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is accomplished through the support of more than 9,000 members. For more information, visit WaterLandLife.org or Fallingwater.org.
Superior Sleep Experience is committed to providing you with the best comfort and best sleep experience possible—at the guaranteed lowest price! Superior Sleep Experience does something different that NO ONE else is doing: High quality beds at a discounted price — a price they guarantee won’t be beat or they will give you the difference.
What started as a small hardware store serving the local Amish in Kidron, Ohio, grew into something much bigger than founder Jay Lehman ever dreamed. Gathering four pre-Civil War era buildings under one soaring roof, the store today is a place to embrace the past: from old-fashioned treats and sodas to practical, nonelectric goods that help you live a simpler life.
Mann Lake is the industry's leading manufacturer of beekeeping supplies. They have everything to meet your beekeeping needs! No matter if you're a commercial beekeeper or backyard hobbyist, Mann Lake has you covered!
For over 40 years, Premier 1 has been providing electric fence and netting; sheep, goat, and poultry supplies; as well as expert advice! Speak with one of the consultants at their booth and pick up informational poultry, equipment, and fencing catalogs.
Wise Women Botanicals aims to bring health and wellness to all people through therapeutic-grade essential oils and creams, medical-grade cannabidiol (CBD) products, natural skin care products, herbal tinctures, and much more from nature's bounty. Let them help you and your family choose wellness affordably and knowledgeably. Established in 2010, they provide wholesale and retail sales from the heart of the nation. Follow them on Facebook and Instagram for specials. Booths #2603 & 2703