COUNTY LONGFORD PLOUGHING ASSOCIATION

66th ANNUAL COUNTY PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS,

LOY COMPETITIONS AND FIELD DAY

Sunday 12th March 2000 Tonneywarden Granard at 12pm.

By kind permission of Seamus & Clair Gorman

Opening with a Parade led by the Pipe Band.

Special Atractions

Horse Ploughing by Champion ploughing competitors

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A Team of Donkeys owned by JohnMadden

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1st Time in Country Aubroc breed of Cattle

with Aubroc Society in attendence

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A rare breed of Fowl on display

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Most appropriately dressed Lady and Gent

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Top class catering in tent

Highlight : INTERNATIONAL PLOUGHING

Tractor, Horse &Vintage Ploughing

with 5,000 Prize Money.

A huge field day consisting of :

  • Clay Pigeon Shooting
  • Dog Show
  • Macra Na Feirme Stand & Display
  • Vintage Threshing
  • Tug O' War
  • Sheaf Tossing
  • Sheepdog Demonstration
  • Quads for Racing for theYounger Generation
  • Vintage & New Machinery Display
  • Traditional Music & Guest Artists

 

 

Queen of the Plough Supper Dance Sunday the 25th March in the Hourican Hotel Granard.

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