Farm Club Events Rescheduled For This Weekend

August 29, 2013
By

farm clubA rainy weekend forced the Ripley County Farm Club to postpone some events in June, and they have been rescheduled for this weekend.

On Friday, Go-Kart Racing will begin with hot laps at 6:00 p.m. and the race starts at 7:00 p.m. Gates open at 3:00 p.m.

Grandstand admission is $5. Pit admission is $15. For more information contact Mike McEvoy at (812) 756-8374.

The ATV/ Truck Drags will be held on Saturday. The race begins at 5:00 p.m. and the gates and practice starts at 3:00 p.m.

Grandstand admission is $5. Pit admission is $10. For more information log onto www.koidragracing.com

Chris Schmaltz is a member of the F.A.R.M. Club and said, “I know KOI Drag Racing have people coming from all over the Tri-State area.”

Both events will be held at the Ripley County Fairgrounds, and camping is available.

F.A.R.M. CLUB (Farming & Antique Related Machinery) is a non-profit organization located in Southeastern Indiana. The organization has 300 members that are dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, restoring, and preserving farming and antique related equipment to retain its historical value.

Listen Live

Upcoming Events

Aug
22
Fri
all-day Whispering Beard Folk Festival
Whispering Beard Folk Festival
Aug 22 – Aug 24 all-day
Fri-Sun, Aug 22-24     Whispering Beard Folk Festival Over 35 folk bands in the Friendship Valley, Old Mill Campground, 7249 1st Street, Friendship, starting at 11:30am each day.  Camping available.  Adm. Chg.  Contact Dan (513)382-1708  www.whisperingbeard.com
8:30 am FranklinCovey program the Greens...
FranklinCovey program the Greens...
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Time is running out to register for this unique opportunity to attend a highly respected FranklinCovey program the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce is bringing to Southeastern Indianaon Friday, Aug. 22.  One of FranklinCovey’s most requested consultants, J.D. Frailey, will be teaching this course. Clients give him top ratings and describe him as motivating, entertaining, and uplifting. The course is The 5 Choices to Extraordinary Productivity. Productivity is a key metric that impacts employee engagement, quality of results, and ultimately – the bottom line. For your convenience, I have pasted a link to the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce website, which contains more information and a registration opportunity.Please sign up today. The Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce is only the second Chamber of Commerce in Indiana to join in a partnership with FranklinCovey, bringing their fantastic training programs away from the Indianapolis area. This event will be held at the Decatur County School Corporation Administration Building, 2020 Montgomery Road,Greensburg. Your investment in this FranklinCovey training is only $399 per person. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 4:45 p.m.
8:30 am Grazing Field Day @ Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm
Grazing Field Day @ Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 2:15 pm
The Hogan Creek Watershed Project, along with the Dearborn and Ripley County Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) will be providing an educational opportunity for producers with grazing livestock.  The field day will be held on Friday, August 22nd at Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm, 3687 W. Co. Rd. 500E, Milan, IN from 8:30 am to 2:15 pm.  The workshop is FREE to attend and includes a catered lunch thanks to local sponsors.  Excellent speakers will be present including, Ron Lemenager, Purdue Beef – Nutrition and Management, Victor Shelton, NRCS Grazing Specialist/Agronomist, and David Walton, Jr., Veterinarian – Herd Health.  If you would like more information or to register, please contact the SWCD at 812-926-2406 ext 3 or email: heather.wirth@in.nacdnet.net.

View Calendar