Antique pullers place at farm show tractor pull

Deutz antique tractor
This Deutz 1-cylinder, 15 hp air-cooled diesel tractor was presented at the Pennsylvania Farm Show by Harold Stauffer, of Ephrata, Pa.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Antique tractor enthusiasts young and old pulled before a large crowd in the Equine Arena at the Pennsylvania Farm Show, Jan. 11.

The pull followed a morning display of various antique tractors and other farm equipment, as well as a children’s pedal tractor pull hosted by the Waterloo Boys 2-Cylinder Club.

For the Pennsylvania Farm Show pull, only gasoline-powered tractors were allowed to participate.

Class winners

3,000 pounds: first, Jim Quigel, Williamsport, Lancaster County; second, Jad Drake, Burkittsville, Maryland,

4,000 pounds: first, Ryan Gensler, Dillsburg, York County; second, Austin Smith, York Haven, York County.

5,000 pounds: first, Chris Gibson, Washington, Washington County; second, Jarred Hassinger, Middleburg, Snyder County.

5,500 pounds: first, Josh Martin, Middleburg, Snyder County; second, Chris Gibson, Washington, Washington County.

6,000 pounds: first, Larry Litman, Washington, Washington County; second, Josh Martin, Middleburg, Snyder County.

6,500 pound: first, Olan Simpkins, Millington, Maryland; second, Terry Moore, Greencastle, Franklin County.

7,000 pounds: first, Jay Moore, State Line, Franklin County; second, Cody Bowman, Bloomsburg, Columbia County.

8,000 pounds: first, James Eisenhour Jr., Wellsville, York County; second, Don Remley, Benton, Columbia County.


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