Antique Tractor Pull at the Northville Farm Heritage Centre on Saturday, October 5, starting at 10 am. (rain date Saturday, October 12) Admission is $5.00 per person, under 12 are free. Besides the tractor pulls, there will be displays of antique tractors, and machinery, classic cars and antique cars. We will also be holding a yard sale and bake sale at the same time. Cook house will be open selling hamburgers, hot dogs, pop and chips.
Ronald (Ron) Withrow DeAdder
May 3, 1942 - June 30, 2019
Events for the 2019 Year
May 11 - Planting Day
June 2 - Apple Blossom Antique Tractor Pull
June 29 - Horse Pull
August 4 - 100 Mile
Farm Food Festival
September 1 - Harvest Day
- ox pull
- Maritime Hand mowing competition
October 5 - Fall Antique
2018 Provincial Horse Plowing Match
Despite a few showers, the plowing match went ahead on Saturday. It was followed by ham, baked bean and potato scallop supper that was enjoyed by 65 or more people. We would like to thank everyone for their support at our events over the run of the past year.
Results for 2018 Provincial Horse Plowing Match held at Northville Farm Heritage Centre in Northville, Kings Co on Oct 20th, 2018.
1st Tom Daniels
2nd Robert Daniels
1st Greg Eible
2nd Blaze MacDonald
1st Roger Gommon
2nd Walber Ruggles
3rd MacKenzie Daniels
4th Cody Atwood
1st Carmon Broome
Champion Plow Team - Tom Daniels
Sportsman Award - Robert Daniels
Junior Champion Plowman - Walber Ruggles
Judges for the Match
Jim Daniels - Burlington Kings Co, NS
Russel Rogers - Mt Forest, Ontario
The event was well received and well attended. We had over 85 people watching, and 14 competitors from Chezzacook to Queens County and beyond, even Jamaica! The winner of the 2018 Maritime Handmowing Championships was Peter Redden, then Carmen Legge, George Fralic (his birthday), Blaise Robertson (age 12), Kent Molyneaux, Frank Stroeher, Ron DeAdder, Michael Allen tied with Remy Robertson, Helene Redden, Byiard Hiltz, Stewart Lyon, Oliver Murphy, and Nick Brown.
The top three winners of the Chair Mowing were Peter Redden, George Fralic, and Kent Molyneaux.
The top winners of the Hay Lift was 171 lbs. & over - Jonah Hiltz, Evan Parker, Carmen Legge; 170 lbs.& under - George Benjamin, Toddy Kitson, Marlyn Cameron; Age 12 and under - Blaise Robertson, Remy Robertson.
We can't stress enough how grateful we are of the help of the many volunteers that made this a wonderful event!!!
1158 Steadman Road,
Northville, Nova Scotia
Photography by: Donna McCully, C. Anne Rogers, Ronald Corkum