Prairie and Farm Fields

Prairie and Farm Fields

“A Salute to Agriculture”

A Rochester Sesquicentennial Event

July 13 – Rochester Firehouse – 10 AM – 4 PM

 

Farmers’ Market

Rochester Library ( 8 AM – 12 PM)

Food Booths – Community Groups

 

DISPLAYS:

Farm Bureau – Soil and Water Conservation

Home and Community Education – Vintage Farm Equipment

Latest Models from John Deere – Music

 

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES:

10:30 AM

Tot Rods – Pedal Tractor Pull for Children (Trophies and Ribbons will be awarded)

12:00 PM

Sangamon County Sheriff Canine Demonstration (“Ellie May” Drug Sniffing Pig)

 

JOHN DEERE RE-ENACTOR:

1:00 PM

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Portrayed by Brian “Fox” Ellis

Located inside the Firehouse

 

MAJOR SPONSOR – SLOAN IMPLEMENT