Delaware Harvest Festival This Weekend

antique_tractor.jpgThe Summer Harvest Festivial is arriving at the Ottawa Bota Farm this weekend and is a great way to introduce the kids to the farming techniques of yesterday.

Saturday’s schedule begins at 11 a.m. with field activities, barnyard activities kick-off at noon and continue at 1 and 3 p.m. Sunday’s activities begin at noon and continue until into the evening.

There will be numerous pieces of machinery on display during the festival:

  • Tractors:Many different makes and models;
  • Engines: Stationary, Hit & Miss, etc.;
  • Draft Horses: Percherons and Haflingers;
  • Tillage Equipment: Plows, Disks, Harrows, etc.;
  • Planting: Corn Planter, Grain Drills, Wheat Drill, etc.;
  • Grain Harvest: Horse-Powered Ground Hog Thresher, Binder, Reaper, Thresher, etc.;
  • Corn Harvest: Binder, Husker-Shredder, Sheller, etc.;
  • Mills: Stone Grist Mills, Burr Mills, etc.;
  • Hay: Mower, Rake, Tedder, Hay Loader, Stationary Baler, Horse Powered Hay Press, etc.

They will also have a concession stand on site for everyone to enjoy.

Ottawa Bota Farm is located at 7585 Taway Road (between St. Rtes. 257 and 4 northwest of Delaware) in Radnor.

Should be a good time, see you soon!

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Toby Boyce, president and broker for C.G. Boyce Real Estate Co., began his career as professional writer and winning influence with folks. He continues to do just that working with buyer and sellers throughout greater Delaware County. Toby has been a professional real estate agent since 2006 working mostly within residential real estate while doing some commercial and rental management as well. Toby grew up in Danville, Ohio, learning the lessons of hard-work and the value of a hand shake. He continued his education at Mount Union College (Bachelor's of Arts) and Heidelberg College (Master's of Business Administration) in business.