Horse Progresss Days - Clare - June 29 & 30, 2018
Horse Progress Days is an event that features demonstrations of newly manufactured horse drawn farming equipment behind real horses in real field conditions in an effort to educate farmers as to the types of 21st century tools that are available to them for farming, to show that horse farming is “possible, practical, and profitable.”
Along with the field demonstrations there are educational seminars around the topics of horse care, horse training, harness and collar fitting, caring for the earth, and growing crops. There will be demonstrations of equipment specially designed for growing produce. There will be seminars for home makers and activities for the future of farming; our children.
Horse Progress Days rotates among 6 different locations in the eastern part of the US. It will be six years before it returns again to Michigan.
There is an all day bus tour scheduled for Thursday June 28, the day before the start of the event. The cost of the tour is $85 per person which includes a hearty noon meal. There are 8 interesting farm and business stops planned. To make a reservation or for more information call 989-386-9082. Payment can be sent to Horse Progress Days Tour 9484 S. Rogers Ave. Clare, MI 48617