171st North Somerset Ploughing Match
27th Crafts & Produce Show
13th September 2014
This year’s Ploughing Match and Crafts & Produce Show will be held at Yew Tree Farm, Kingston Seymour, by kind permission of R.J. & A.A.G. Simmons.
Opening times: from 10am to 5pm.
Entry & parking: Free.
There will be a buffet lunch on site run by the North Somerset Agricultural Society with a BBQ, small bar and hot drinks also available. We are also looking forward to having Mimi and the team from the Split Screen Ice Cream Company join us at Yew Tree Farm!
Ploughing Match classes include ploughing, hedging, roots, hay, silage, straw, grain and field crops classes.
The Crafts & Produce show runs alongside the ploughing match with classes including home grown fruit and vegetables, photography, painting, knitting, cross stitch, flower arranging, baking, preserves, woodwork, homemade cider, sloe gin, liqueurs, fruit juices etc. (open to all ages).
A number of trade pitches are available. Please email for more information.
This year we will be a part of the ‘Made in North Somerset Festival’ -a three week celebration of local food, drink, art and craft.
170th Ploughing Match 2013
The 170th Match took place at Moorledge Farm & the adjoining land, Chew Magna.
Many thanks to all of our volunteers and congratulations to all of those who took part.
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 2013 North Somerset Ploughing Match
Images by Paul Churchill