Foertsch Plowing Day

John Foertsch John Deere Tractor

John Foertsch on the G, Earl Foertsch on the AW.

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29513 US 30 Kensington, Ohio 44427.

The third annual Foertsch John Deere Plow Day was held on Saturday, August 31, 1991, at the John Foertsch farm near Saxonburg, Pennsylvania. Those present were: Paul Foertsch of Saxonburg with his 1947 Model G; Adam Steubgen of Butler with his 1949 Model B; Earl Foertsch of Butler with his 1950 Model AW; Hank Wessel of Gibsonia with his 1954 Model 50; Sam Moore of Salem, Ohio with his 1947 Model A; Vern Keck of Saxonburg with his 1952 Model B; Ed Brenner of Kensington, Ohio with his 1959 Model 435 diesel; and John Foertsch with his 1941 Model B, 1935 Model B, and 1938 Model B.

As you can see from the pictures, the ground was dry and hard. There were approximately 30 acres plowed.

Quite a number of neighbors and friends stopped by during the day. The ladies set up a fine carry-in dinner at noon. A very enjoyable day was had by all present.