Self Reliance Expo

May 26-27, 2017

Irving, TX

Irving Convention Center
500 Las Colinas BLVD
Irving, TX 75039


Presentations by:

Joseph & Amy Alton

Medical Keynote Speaker

Joseph Alton, M.D. and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P. are the Medical Keynote Speakers for the Self Reliance Expo. They are also the premiere Medical Preparedness Professionals from the top ten survival website and are also known as “Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy” in the preparedness community. They are teaching a well attended Complete Wound Care […]

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Zachary Fowler

Fowler's Makery and Mischief

Fowler, as he’s known, was born in Vermont, where he grew up enjoying outdoor adventures with his parents. After high school, he studied boat building in Maine and discovered such a knack for it, that he began building boats as a career. At age 21, he permanently moved to coastal Maine and bought two and […]

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Winner – Alone Season 3
Keynote Speaker

Rod Olmsted


Rod Olmsted’s experiences are diverse and vast. Upon completing a successful military career, Rod owned and operated a national transportation company and an agricultural construction and design company. A life threatening health challenge caused Rod to leave owning businesses in the corporate world. Receiving little to no options with traditional medicine, Rod researched holistic options […]

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Lucinda Bailey

The Seed Lady

Lucinda Bailey, CCA (aka, The Seed Lady) is a Master Gardener and Certified Crop Advisor specializing in the cultivation of heirloom vegetables from seed. Her interest began as a teenager in Michigan where she grew produce in her backyard to sell to neighbors. She now spends her time traveling around the country attending shows and […]

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Arden Czaszewicz

Wellness Advocate

Arden was born and raised in Colorado Springs, CO where she was an avid athlete. An educator by profession, Arden has delved deeply into Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG) Essential Oils as a Wellness Advocate for doTERRA. Her passion is to help people learn how to use doTERRA essential oils for both physical and emotional […]

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Jake Beaty


My dad set an adventurous tone for my life when he moved our family across the Cascades to build a log cabin in the woods. We lived without electricity or running water–on purpose–for six years. These experiences, presented from my dad’s perspective, are the subject of my first book, Winter’s Comin’. You may not dream […]

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Jackie Clay-Atkinson


1Jackie is a full time homesteader from northern Minnesota. She is also a longtime writer for Backwoods Home Magazine. She has been writing feature articles for the magazine since 1995 and has answered questions about canning and other self-reliant topics in her “Ask Jackie” column since 1999. She also maintains an online blog at the […]

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David Christopher

Master Herbalist

Having been raised in the simple ways of natural health, David’s interests grew beyond his university study. In 1974 David Christopher, M.H., took his place by his father’s side at The School of Natural Healing. David’s book entitled An Herbal Legacy of Courage is a loving tribute to his father. In 1979 he became a […]

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Angery American

A. American has been involved in prepping and survival topics since the early 1990’s. An avid outdoorsman, he has a spent considerable time learning edible and medicinal plants and their uses as well as primitive survival skills. He currently resides in North Carolina on the edge of the Pisgah National Forest with his wife of […]

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Mike Cornwell

Founder, Dixie Fruits

American’s access to diverse fruit genetics, knowledge, and culture is evaporating while destabilizing shifts in society are inspiring many to grow their own food for the first time. Mike is focused on helping individuals and organizations establish food independence through establishing year round fruit systems which provide diverse, healthy food, while still using natural growing […]

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James C. Neathery

James C. Neathery & Associates, Inc.

How does the Infinite Banking Concept fit into your tool belt at this survival expo? Perfectly of course! Because not only should we be concerned about protecting our God given rights when it comes to our families; the right to bear arms, the right to CHOOSE naturally and organically grown food, we should have the […]

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Michael Weiner

Swiss America Trading Corporation

Michael D. Weiner’s career in the gold and silver industry spans over three decades and over a billion dollars of transactions. Mr. Weiner has been a pioneer in the industry whose career has come full circle. Beginning as a senior account executive with a licensed company, he went on to be a founding partner of […]

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NEW Bleeding Control Class

Friday, May 26 at 1:00 - 4:00PM

The Bleeding Control Class is meant to teach the non-medical professional basic and advanced concepts to control hemorrhaging in the injured victim. Different types and areas of wounds will be reviewed, along with some anatomy and physiology related to bleeding and injuries.

Techniques and steps to stop bleeding will be demonstrated and hands-on training for:

  • Donning gloves
  • Direct pressure
  • Tourniquets (CAT, SOF-T and SWAT)
  • Hemostatic dressings
  • Wound packing
  • Compression dressings
  • Chest seals
  • Shock positioning

A special laminated Bleeding Control Instruction sheet and 1 Israeli Emergency Dressing, will be provided to each student as free gifts.

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Joe and Amy Alton are the authors of the 3 category #1 Amazon Bestseller "The Survival Medicine Handbook". See their articles in Backwoods Home, Survival Quarterly, and other great magazines. For over 900 articles on medical preparedness in wilderness, disaster, or other austere settings, go to their website at The opinions voiced by Joe Alton, M.D., and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P. are their own and are not meant to take the place of seeking medical help from a qualified healthcare provider.


Young Living

Grim Workshop

Grapevine Grains

Organic Whole Grain Products including fresh rolled oats, fresh stone ground mixes, fresh all natural granola and cereal.

UV Paqlite

UV Paqlite products including our new Mule Light Flashlight, Reusable glow sticks, Easy Fire Starters.

Kitchen Craft

James C. Neathery & Associates, Inc.

Bath Planet

Cutco Cutlery

Rain Harvesting Supplies, Inc.

Jake Beaty Author

Harvest Right

Harvest Right is the inventor and manufacturer of the world’s first home freeze dryer. Harvest Right freeze dryers allow consumers to freeze dry nearly any food, even entire meals, quickly and easily. With the ability to freeze dry food at home, consumers are able to reduce spending and food waste, and create a short or […]

Tower Garden by Juice Plus – The Health Crusader


Greenivative – Saltwater battery chargers.

Airhead Composting Toilet

Air Head composting toilet is the most compact eco friendly composting toilet. Air head offers a completely waterless system that only needs to be emptied once a month with full time use.

LeafFilter North of Texas, LLC

Swiss America Trading Corp

Asset Diversifcation – Portfolio Education – Precious Metals

Zion Gear Company

We are a retail store focused on providing preparedness supplies, camping and outdoor survival gear to preppers, campers and outdoor enthusiasts, law enforcement and others.

School of Natural Healing

We sell educational programs that teach people how to be self reliant in their health care.

Homestead BCS 2 Wheel Tractor

Doom and Bloom

Texas Ready

Ethos Offroad

Atlass Stormshelters

Thrive Life Foods


Majeza Jewelry Cleaner

The Berkey Guy

k9 Family Protection

k9 Family Protection


School of Permaculture

A non profit educational organization which focuses on the education of individuals and groups to re-learn how to work and harmonize with natural systems for every day living needs (housing, food, clean water, community, etc…).

RBC Roofing and Gutters

Roofing that can grow veg, heat water and solar energy, guttersgutter helmet, windows, patio and pool covers

Silver Fire

Fyre Stone Bath

Texas Natural Feed

Bond Arms, Inc.

Dixie Fruits


Zeus Lighters

Armored Closet

Armored Closet

12 Survivors

12 Survivors is a modern brand concept built around positive principles and support of the outdoor lifestyle, providing quality products such as knives, multi-tools, tents, first-aid kits, backpacks and other innovative gear to meet the demanding needs of survivalists, preppers, campers, hikers and hunters. For more information about 12 Survivors products, visit For media […]

Dyson Prestige Industries

10 ft USB lightning Cables

Rocky Mountain Readiness

We are a returning vendor. Emergency Prep and outdoor gear. This year we’ll feature the All American Sun Oven, Texas Ready Liberty Seed Banks, Augason Foods.

Lustre Craft

American made waterless greaseless cookware

Chelsea Green Publishing

Sustainable Living Books themed to Food, Farming, Gardening, and Health & Wellness

Irving, TX Expo

May 26-27, 2017

Friday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

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Irving Convention Center
500 Las Colinas BLVD
Irving, TX 75039

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Where to Stay:

Hyatt Place Dallas/Las Colinas

5455 Green Park Drive
Irving, TX 75038
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Reserve online or call (888) 591-1234 and use Group Code SREX.

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