Tag Archive | Farm Show

Sheep to Shawl domination

Yesterday, I talked with Libby Beiler of the Time Warp team from Montour County, which won their second consecutive Sheep to Shawl competition.

The team works pretty much year-round to design and perfect their technique for the Farm Show, she said.

There’s selecting the sheep, selecting the theme, practicing new techniques, making sure everything’s lined up and sketched out.

Apparently, the Valley rocks at this competition, taking home 4 of the top 6 places.

Read more at dailyitem.com.

Here’s what all that hard work looks like when it comes down to it, courtesy of tweets from the scene:

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Tractor square dancing – yee haw?

Yesterday, I got to talk about tractor square dancing.

It may sound…..odd…. but then I saw a video of the group – the Middle Creek Tractor Swingers – and it looked pretty cool. That video is available with the article.

So I looked up some other tractor square dancing routines, and actually became quite impressed with what I saw. For your viewing pleasure, here’s some of my favorites:

It’s Farm Show time!

I went to the Pennsylvania Farm Show for the first time last year. Twitter immortalized that experience for me:

And it was quite an experience.

I tried to hit everything I could and take in as much as possible, but it was hard to know what to do and see! Luckily, in case I go this year, Valley-ers have my back.

Here’s there recommendations via Facebook. Add yours in the comments!:

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