Bruce County Plowmen's Association

The Bruce County Plowmen's Association is a grass roots organization that puts on a yearly plowing match. Plowing Matches have been part of our agricultural history in Ontario for well over a century..

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2016 Bruce County Plowing Match

The 2016 Bruce County Plowing Match was held on Friday, September 2, 2016 on the farm of Mike Pinkerton & Family, 3km east of Tiverton on Bruce County Road 15.

Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority
Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority will be holding a seminar 'Equipment for Best Management Practices' from 10am to 12pm on match day! View the brochure!

The Bruce County Plowmen’s Association wishes to thank all those who donated time, money and goods to make this event a success.

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Whats Happening
  • 2016 Bruce County Plowmen's Banquet
    October 29 Tara Legion
    6:00 Social
    7:00 Dinner
    Tickets $17 (12 & under $10)
    RSVP at 519-395-5248
  • Class Winners 2016 Bruce County Plowing Match
    Class 1 Brendan Gilbert 108
    Class 2 Scott Thomas 118.5
    Class 3 Dan Gorrill 114
    Class 4 Lucas Townsend 132
    Class 5 Brandon Stein 124.5
    Class 6 Austin Borth 128
    Class 7 Paul Robinson 132
    Class 7A George Townsend 129
    Class 8 Matt Magwood 119
    Class 11 Tom Evans 145
    Class 12A Harold Walker 135
    Class 12B Don Nunnikhoven 123
    Congrats to all participants. Thanks for coming out!
  • 2015-2016 Queen of the Furrow, Serena Lamont from Ripley.
  • Bruce County plowing competitor Tom Evans of Tiverton won the 2016 Canadian Reversible Plowing Championship in Ottawa on August 27. He will be the first Bruce County person to compete for their country at the World Ploughing Championship. He will travel to Kenya in 2017 to take part in the event.
  • Bruce County Plowmen bring home awards from the recent International Plowing Match in Wellington County. Scott Thomas of Elmwood and Tom Evans of Tiverton, last year's top overall competitors in horse and tractor plowing; were awarded the reserve championships in their classes this year. Scott narrowly missed on a repeat horse title coming in second on a tiebreaker, having tied the champion on points. Tom will once again compete at the Canadian Championship next year having come in second in the Ontario class for reversible plowing. Meanwhile, in the Junior plowing competition on Saturday, Trent Ferris of Glammis won his class and was placed 3rd overall on the day. This is the first time that a Bruce County Junior made it into the top 3.
  • Bruce County's first Senior Ontario Champion. Tom Evans of Tiverton won the Ontario Championship Reversible Plowing contest at the International Plowing Match near Finch. He was also the highest scoring plower over the 4 days of competition earning him the IPM Tractor Champion award for modern tractors and plows as well as, the Gord Bradfield Memorial Award for the highest combined score in all tractor classes.