2013 Corn Picking

2013 Corn Picking Event
The Husker Shredder & Horse Powered Ear Corn Grinder
Demonstrations Were Successful
For Old Settler's Day Celebration
Saturday, September 28th
Due to the early morning rain the conditions
did not dry enough to demonstrate the field corn picking.
Check out a partial video:


Also Successful
Barn Quilt Block Show
(co-sponsored by the Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail)
Thanks to all that shared their
barn quilt blocks!

To Ron Schultz & Friends
for the
Blue Grass Jamming



2013 Corn Picking Event!
Preparations Underway For
Saturday, September 28, 2013

Lester Edmunds demonstrates his corn sled on Thursday
at the cornfield in preparation for the
Husker Shredder demonstration
which will be part of the
Old Fashioned Corn Picking Demonstrations on Saturday.
The corn sled slices the stalks of corn.
Steve Duer, Glen Swartz and Kirby Zimmerman were on
hand to gather the stalks and hand tie the bundles.



2013 Corn Picking Event!
Alta Vista Old Settler's Day
Saturday, September 28, 2013
9:30 a.m. - Ron Schultz & Friends Traditional Blue Grass
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Barn Block Quilt Show
Show any size barn block
Also - 8 x 10 photos of barn blocks on display
Co-Sponsored by the Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail
11:00 a.m. - Ag Heritage Park tractors join Old Settler's Day Parade
1:30 p.m. - Corn Picking Demonstrations
Old Settler's Day Activities Downtown and City Park - Starts 8:00 a.m.
Ag Heritage Park Open All Day - 8-5
Drinks & Snacks Available All Day
Handicap Accessible




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