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Farmer’s Day 

Restaurant / Bar facility
Event Date: 31 May, 2014

Farmer’s Day will be held on¬†Saturday 31st May 2014 from 10h00 at¬†Newstead Wine Estate in The Crags.

Entrance is FREE

The activities will be formally opened by Mr Sean Mansfield, the Chairman of the local Farmers Association, at 10h00.

The formal opening will be followed by short introductory talks by:

  • Dave Hodgson ‚Äď The production of Honeybush Tea.
  • ¬†Alex Poynton ‚Äď Soil Nutrition

The following agricultural activities in the Crags will be showcased:

  • Viticulture
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Honeybush Tea
  • Dairy/Beef
  • Equestrian

A tractor driver course will be presented to pre-selected drivers on Friday 30 May from 13h00. This course will be followed by a tractor driving competition on 31 May. Prizes will be presented to the first three successful competitors.

Food and beverages will be available for sale to the general public in attendance:

  • Hamburgers,¬†Vetkoek and mince,¬†Pancakes,¬†Mini-milk tarts,¬†Coffee,¬†Tea,¬†Cooldrinks,¬†Water.
  • No other food and beverages will be permitted.

Static displays of products and services will be presented:

Shredder/Chipper | Solar panels | Irrigation | Arbor supplies | Agri equipment | Ground clearance and fencing services | Fertilizers | The Crags Residents Association | The Crags Fire Protection Association | The Crags Neighbourhood Support Group |

Kindly contact Fred O if there are other related products that need to be displayed.