Monday, August 24, 2009

Maritime Hand Mowing Competition, Aug. 22 at Ross Farm Museum

A pre-competition peening demonstration:
At seven, Colin was the youngest mower competing:
Contemplating my row...
Despite a slightly lumpy surface and a run-in with a sizable block of wood I cut a 7'2" swath with close stubble. Good for a ninth place finish.
Colin diversifying his skill-set into hay lifting:
Colin poses with David Miller, whom at over 90 years his senior was the most experienced mower at the event.

1 comment:

  1. Ninth place, great job! I have got to get mine out, sharpened, and learn how to properly use it.