The North Somerset Agricultural Society’s annual Ploughing & Hedging Match and Crafts & Produce Show is held on the second Saturday in September every year. Each year the match is held at a different host farm around North Somerset.
The 2016 match will be held on Saturday 10th September. Moorledge Farm, Chew Magna by Kind Permission of Mr & Mrs G James & H Curtis & Sons
Classes include many types of ploughing as well as manual and mechanical hedge trimming. Craft classes range from handicrafts, home-made alcohol, baking, vegetables, flowers, classes for children and more.
We are a part of the ‘Made in North Somerset Festival’ -a three week celebration of local food, drink, art and craft.
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: www.ploughmen.co.uk.
Photos from the 2015 North Somerset Ploughing Match
Images by Paul Churchill