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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2018 Bruce County Plowing Match

The 2018 Bruce County Plowing Match will be held August 31 on County Road 8, just east of Sauble Beach.

The Bruce county Plowmen's Association and the Canadian Plowmen's organization are non-profit organizations. Our committees are working together and counting on broad community support for this undertaking.


Whats Happening
  • Class Winners 2018 Bruce County Plowing Match
    Class 2 SCOTT THOMAS 124
    Class 3 JORDAN SHORTREED 118
    Class 4 ALEX CAMERON 138
    Class 5 MEGHAN CAMERON 140
    Class 5A AUSTIN BORTH 144
    Class 6 JOSH BUMSTEAD 119
    Class 6B WILLIS LOWE 132
    Class 7 PAUL ROBINSON 155
    Class 8 HAROLD LEUDKE 131
    Class 11 TOM EVANS 157
    Class 12A JOEY PARKINSON 151
    Congrats to all participants. Thanks for coming out!
  • 2018-2019 Queen of the Furrow
    is Maggie Robinson from Ripley.
  • The 2017 Canadian Plowing Championship was held in Bruce County!
    The event was be held north of Walkerton from Tuesday, August 29 to Saturday, September 2.
    We celebrated the 150th anniversary of Canada and Bruce County as we hosted champion plowmen from provinces across Canada as they competed for the National Championship. The 2 Champion Senior competitors; Eric Ferguson (Ontario) in conventional and Francis Sache (British Columbia) in reversible plowing will represent Canada at the 2018 World Contest in Germany. The annual Bruce County Match & BBQ was be held in conjunction with the Canadian Championship on Friday Sept 1.
  • Tom Evans of Tiverton became the first competitor from Bruce County to compete in the World Ploughing Championship, this past December in Kenya. He shipped his plow by boat in advance of the contest where he placed 8th in the reversible category. In doing so, he placed 2nd in the grassland competition, earning a silver medal. He is the first Canadian since 1976 to win a medal for his country.
  • Bruce County competitors take 2 of the top 3 awards in reversible plowing at the national championship in Sussex, New Brunswick. Tom Evans of Tiverton won the 2018 Canadian Reversible Plowing Championship and MacKenzie Reinhart from Teeswater took home 3rd place. As champion, Tom will represent Canada for the second time at the World Contest to be held in Minnesota, USA on Sept 1 & 2, 2019.
  • The 2018 Bruce County Plowing Match was held on Friday, August 31, 2018 on the farm of Ross Trask, east of Sauble Beach on County Road 8.