Schedule Pa Mac's for your next festival, conference, meeting, or event!

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I really do talk...and you can hear me at your next festival, conference, meeting, or banquet!

It's always a privilege to talk to and with like-minded farm and homestead folks about a number of topics—especially inspiring a spark in the younger generations for individual liberty and enjoying the work of their hands—all while benefitting from the fruit of their own labors. Depending on distances to events, I can also demonstrate old-fashioned farming or wood-working skills for the small farm or homestead.

I'm available to speak or demonstrate at a limited number of homesteading conferences, scout meetings, FFA or 4-H events, homeschool conventions, graduation ceremonies, father-son retreats, church conferences, banquets or other similar events each year.

The following are possible speaking topics or demonstrations (however, with advance notice, I can prepare a topic at your request):

  • Practical Reasons for the Small Farm (or Homestead) Life
  • Getting Started Homesteading
  • Self-sufficiency on the Small Farm (or Homestead)
  • Lessons Learned From the Southern Traditional Farm
  • A Recipe for Successful Farming (or Homesteading)
  • The Farm Family—Past and Future
  • The Great American Farmer/Patriots
  • Reasons for Living a Self-sufficient Life
  • Character Building on the Farm
  • The Farmer—A Student of Nature
  • Farming (or Homesteading) for Your Health
  • Making Homemade Lumber with a Chainsaw
  • Outbuildings for the Homestead
  • Southern Traditional Farming (Speech or Demonstration)
  • 19th Century Woodworking on a Southern Traditional Farm (Demonstration)
  • 12 Things I Wish Somebody Would Have Said at My High School Graduation (for homeschool, private, or public graduation ceremonies)

Just email me here for booking information or to schedule a speech or demonstration for your next event.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements & Demonstrations

June 2nd & 3rd - Arkansas Homesteading Conference - Ozarks Conference in Harrison, Arkansas

Come to the Ozarks Conference Homesteading event that’ll be held at the NW Arkansas Fairgrounds in Harrison, Arkansas. There’ll be workshops of interest to all homesteaders and small farmers, including gardening, small farm livestock, medicinal herbs, food preservation, solar energy, off-grid living, and all things relating to self-sufficiency.

Come and meet Pa Mac and his family, too. Pa Mac will be giving a workshop on the benefits to the family milk cow on Friday, and demonstrating old time farm tools on Saturday, plus he’ll be giving his old time farm ways demonstrations throughout both days.

There’ll be a host of good vendors, too. The daily admission is $10 for adults and $5 dollars for youth ages 13-17. It’ll be a weekend of great fun for the whole family, so mark your calendars for June 2 through 3rd!

For more details, check this here out!

June 17th - Holly Springs Homestead 2nd Annual Farm Tour in Mena, Arkansas

Visit with Pa Mac and family as he demonstrates old time farm ways at the Holly Springs Homestead. For more details, look at this!

Scenes from Pa Mac’s Past Conferences and Workshops

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