22nd September 2018
Later this month Croesgoch will become a hive of activity while it hosts the 59th All Wales Ploughing and Hedging Championships.
Being held on 22nd September at Crug Glas Farm, Croesgoch, St Davids, SA62 6XX, this is a popular countryside event. A busy day awaits with competitors demonstrating their skills in ploughing, hedge laying and fencing competitions. Competitors, together with nearly 100 other entrants from across the UK, take part in the All Wales Ploughing and Hedging Championships. This will see 10 different ploughing classes including world style, high cut, vintage and two horse ploughing competitions. Many of the classes offer the opportunity to qualify for other national and international competitions.
The day begins at 9.15am with a procession of competitors to their plots. Other attractions include hedge laying and fencing competitions as well as demonstration areas highlighting modern methods of farming and a number of trade stands. You will also be able to see a large range of vintage machinery, a working steam plough, thrashing machine, cider press and thatcher at work.
Costs: Members – free, Adults – £10, Children, 16 years and under – free