On Friday 2nd May the local involved farmers in Veendam have been briefed about progress in the preparations on the ploughing contest in September. For the contest farmland from 11 farmers is being used.
The fields have turned green in April. Look at the album called “Sneak preview” to see how the crops develop.
This week we have received the entries for the European Reversible contest from Scotland, Switzerland, England and the Netherlands. Also quite a number of visitors have registered already.
On Sunday 20th September 2015 there will be an European contest in driver skills for agricultural tractors and machinery. The intake for this contest is on the day of the contest.
The driver will be judged on his/her driver skills in 4 circuits.
- tractor with 4-wheel trailer
- tractor with trailed mower
Per hour 8 competitors will compete in this contest. So the amount of competitors is limited. Prepare to do the contest. I’ll see you the 20th September 2015.
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