The 66th World Ploughing Championship Held in Lake Of The Woods
September 7, 2019
The World Ploughing Organization considered numerous U.S. locations for the 2019 World Ploughing Championship competition, last held in the U.S. in 1988.
"We went after the bid to hold the World Ploughing competition in our area two years ago, knowing it was a once in 30 year opportunity," explained Joe Henry, Lake of the Woods Tourism director. "We won the bid for several reasons, including the positive outlook of our community and surrounding communities willing to work together to plan the event. Roseau, Warroad, International Falls and Baudette all stepped up to contribute and make th...