Ploughing Spectators come to Roseau for a day
August 31, 2019
They have arrived. Competitors, coaches, judges, board members and visitors from 28 countries have descended upon Lake of the Woods area for the 2019 World Ploughing Contest. The official kick off was Sunday, August 25th. Everyone involved in the contest took part in an opening dinner and a rules meeting in which their two official practice plots, stubble and grassland, were drawn for practice days that took place Monday through Thursday.
This is ploughing at the mastery level. Many competitors have shipped their tractors and ploughs across the world to be here. Some arrived weeks ear...