Plow Days 2017

Plow Days started out incredible

Hay the old fashioned way Belgians back from work Bringing in the corn Forging at Plow Days Grinding the Oats Lunch on a wagon Making work fun Much horse drawn equipment Nina and Penny resting up Oxen Too Potatoes flying Raffle Central Rastleys resting Suspicious Painted Draft The potatoes were huge Turning the Hay

The king-sized Quilt included in the raffle looks great!

Quilt pattern

We had a good harvest of oats, although we were worried because we’d had so much rain.

The wheel-driven combine worked well

The wheel-driven combine worked well

Out come bales ready to be stooked

Out come bales ready to be stooked

We used two teams to harvest the oats, and nearly a dozen club members to stook them (stand them on end to dry).

The corn looks ready to harvest in a month or so, just in time for Plow Days!