The 2015 Mendip Plowing Society competition

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The 2015 Mendip Plowing Society competition
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A competitor waves as he ploughs a field using a vintage tractor as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Tractors are parked at the end of the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A vintage Massey Ferguson tractor is seen at the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A man enjoys a pint of cider as competitors plough a field using vintage tractors as they take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A competitor ploughs a field using a vintage tractor as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A steam engine is used to tow a plough that is ploughing a field during the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A steam engine is used to tow a plough that is ploughing a field during the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Mike Horler poses for a photograph as he judges the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Competitors plough a field using vintage tractors as they take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A man rests his hand on a steam engine that is being used to tow a plough that is ploughing a field during the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A competitor ploughs a field using a pair of horses as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A pair of horses are led as a competitor ploughs a field as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Competitors plough a field using vintage tractors as they take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Competitors plough a field using vintage tractors as they take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A competitor ploughs a field using a vintage tractor as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A competitor ploughs a field using a vintage tractor as he takes part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A man watches as competitors take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A steam engine is used to tow a plough that is ploughing a field during the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A pair of horses stand as they take part in the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A traditional shephards hut is parked in a field during the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
PENSFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A sign is displayed on the front of a vintage tractor at the Mendip Ploughing Society's 146th annual competitions at Stanton Wick Farm near Pensford on September 30, 2015 near Bristol, England. Established in 1858 the Mendip Ploughing Society's annual ploughing match attracts ploughing entries in a variety of classes from the across the West Country using everything from steam engines, pairs of horses and tractors of all ages from vintage to the modern day. It also allows competitors to display their skills whilst celebrating years of agricultural tradition. . (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
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Mendip, England's plowing society held their 146th annual competition on Wednesday, celebrating the tradition of plowing and agriculture. The various races include modern day plows, antique and horse drawn. Take a look at the photos above for an inside peek at the unique day.

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