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Productive Alternatives

A Job to be Proud Of

Productive Alternatives

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Productive Alternatives has been specializing in creating pathways to employment for adults with disabilities since 1959. We enable people to discover their gifts, earn supportive wages, and live life to their full ability.

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When you make a purchase, not only will you be buying a quality product that is made right here in West Central Minnesota, you will actually be helping to make life better for someone. 

Best Rain Gauge

Productive Alternatives’ most popular product is our Stratus Rain Gauge. It is the official rain gauge used by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service, and can be found in use at weather stations everywhere.

Bait Up

Bait Up and its patented Dual-Lid/Floating Basket design allows the angler to quickly choose live bait without searching through icy cold water. Its design also allows the angler to completely submerse it to replenish old stale low-oxygenated water without the loss of any live bait.

Rattle Wheel w/Hinged Arm

The Productive Alternatives Wooden Rattle Wheel will let you know when a fish bites so you can take immediate action. With durable construction, this wooden rattle wheel is built to last. With an extra-wide design, you can be sure that your line will stay in place.

Visit Our Online Store

When you make a purchase, not only will you be buying a quality product that is made right here in West Central Minnesota, you will actually be helping to make life better for someone. 

Best Rain Gauge

Productive Alternatives’ most popular product is our Stratus Rain Gauge. It is the official rain gauge used by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service, and can be found in use at weather stations everywhere.

Bait Up

Bait Up and its patent pending Dual-Lid/Floating Basket design allows the angler to quickly choose live bait without searching through icy cold water. Its design also allows the angler to completely submerse it to replenish old stale low-oxygenated water without the loss of any live bait.

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Rattle Wheel w/Hinged Arm

The Productive Alternatives Wooden Rattle Wheel will let you know when a fish bites so you can take immediate action. With durable construction, this wooden rattle wheel is built to last. With an extra-wide design, you can be sure that your line will stay in place.

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Productive Alternatives is a 501(c)(3) public charity.
Donations made, where a return of goods or services are not provided, are tax deductible.