Petersburg Press

Area residents involved with Rae Valley event

Sawmill operationMany area residents attended and participated in┬áthe 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.