Petersburg Press

Area residents involved with Rae Valley event

Sawmill operationMany area residents attended and participated in the Rae Valley Heritage Association’s 27th annual Nebraska State Antique Tractor and Horse Plowing Contest last Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23-24, west of Petersburg. The event featured a wide variety of activities, including horse-drawn and antique tractor plowing, discing and planting. There were also many demonstrations like the Voborny’s working sawmill (above). Ideal weather conditions helped attract a large crowd to the grounds both days.