North Somerset Ploughing Match and Crafts & Produce Show

The 175th North Somerset Ploughing & Hedging Match
and 31st Craft & Produce Show
Sunday 9th September 2018, Grove Farm, Claverham BS49 4PT

The weather stayed fine and we enjoyed a brilliant day for the Match.

Thank you to the Atwell family for hosting us, to our generous sponsors as well as our dedicated volunteers.

Results will follow shortly

Download the Craft & Produce Schedule

Download the Ploughing & Hedging Schedule

Become a Volunteer – Every year we rely on the help of our volunteers who work in all sorts of capacities. We welcome new volunteers to help with:

  • Stewarding classes
  • Marking out in the run up to the Show
  • Assisting with the Ploughman’s lunch or BBQ
  • Assisting in the competition marquee in advance of the Show
  • Setting up and stacking chairs and tables at the end of the Show

We ask that volunteers commit to a minimum of half of the Show day, In return you will receive a lunch voucher.

If you would like to help the Show please email us or ring 08456 342464.

2018 Match Sponsors

T H White (Frome) Ltd R E Hill & Son Read Agri Services
R Tincknell & Son Ltd Mr R Cook Lyehole Estates
Mrs M Watts W J Pearce & Sons N F U Mutual, Wrington
Triggol Vintage Car Hire Mr T James Mr R Withers
Cleeve Nursery S J H Butler, Agricultural Contractor NVTEC
Mr A Hillman Alvis Bros F E Smith & Son
H W C & J M Butler Mr R Fear Mr P Carnell
Mr M Vowles ForFarmers Michael Burdge Ltd
Mendip Spring Golf Club Bristol View Glamping

The North Somerset Agricultural Society’s annual Ploughing & Hedging Match and Crafts & Produce Show is held in September every year. Each year the match is held at a different host farm around North Somerset.

Download the results for the 173rd 2016 Ploughing and Hedging

The Society of Ploughmen

If you would like more information on other ploughing events or the British National Ploughing Championships, log on to the Society of Ploughmen’s website:




 Photos from previous Ploughing Matches

Images by Paul Churchill