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13 January 2018

Society of Ploughmen director, David Chappell has launched #PloughForLife to raise funds for Breast Cancer Research.  He has painted his plough pink and will be fundraising and raising awareness at ploughing matches and shows throughout the year.  His tractor and plough will be at the LAMMA show at Peterborough this week on the Maxam Tyres stand.

Click here to read David's story 

 

11 January 2018

Four Ploughing Seminars will take place this spring for judges and ploughmen, experienced or novice.  Click on the ACADEMY tab at the top of the page for further details.

 

9 January 2018

Four Ploughing Seminars will take place this spring for judges and ploughmen, experienced or novice.  Click on the ACADEMY tab at the top of the page for further details.

 

3 December 2017

Results are in from the 64th World Ploughing Contest in Kenya.  Ian Brewer won the trophy for best ploughing by a competitor ploughing in a World contest for the first time.

Click on the RESULTS tab at the top of the page for the full results.

 

14 & 15 October 2017

Full results are available from the 2017 British National Ploughing Championships.  Click on the RESULTS tab at the top of the page for results and photos.

 

8 September 2017

We have some competitions running on Facebook to win tickets for this year's British National Ploughing Championships at Bishop's Lydeard,
Taunton, Somerset on 14th & 15th October.  Like us and share the photographs - look for SocietyofPloughmen.

 

3 September 2017

Fantastic news that Ray Alderson has won the overall championship title at the European Vintage Ploughing Championships.  Jon Cole took second 
place in his class.  After the disappointment of cancelling ploughing on day one due to the weather, the second day went ahead as planned.

Go to our RESULTS tab to see the results.

 

2nd September 2017

Disappointing news that the first day of the European Vintage Ploughing Championships in Bavaria, Germany has been cancelled today due to
wet weather/wet ground conditions.

Our ploughmen, over there ready to compete with many other nations are Jon Cole and Ray Alderson, pictured below with coach/judge John Harris.