sUNDAY, 18th September 2017
The 2017 Ploughing Match will take place at Pound Lee Farm, Wildwood Lane, Alfold, Surrey, GU6 8JR
By kind permission of Mr John James, Holdhurst Farm Estates
Judges: Surrey County Agricultural Society
CHAMPIONSHIPS, TROPHIES AND SPECIAL PRIZES
A Perpetual Challenge Trophy and a prize of £40.00 will be awarded to the Overall Champion Ploughman of the day with £20.00 to the Reserve Champion.
The Holdhurst Perpetual Challenge Trophy presented by G Bardeau Esq will be awarded to the Champion Ploughman from Classes 1 and 2, with a prize of £20.00 awarded to the Champion and £10.00 to the Reserve Champion. Kindly sponsored by Loseley Park Farm, Guildford, Surrey
A Perpetual Challenge Trophy presented by the late Mr J Hewitt will be awarded to the Champion Vintage Ploughman from Classes 4 and 5 with a prize of £20.00 awarded to the Champion and £10.00 to the Reserve Champion.
The "Gaffers Mug" presented by Gordon Harvey Esq will be awarded for the best ploughing by a gaffer in classes 1 - 3 inclusive.
The Rydinghurst Silver Perpetual Tankard presented by Miss M Ackroyd, will be awarded to the Best Ploughman under 25 years of age.
The Shell Perpetual Challenge Shield will be awarded to the Best Novice Ploughman
A special prize of £10.00 will be awarded for the best ploughing in the field by a person under 25 years of age on the date of the Match.
Oakes Bros Ltd will arrange for a New Holland Ploughing Award for the Tractor Driver judged to have done the best ploughing with a Ford or New Holland tractor.