Big Iron Farm Show features farm equipment, tractor pulls

Antique farm equipment will be featured in a tractor pull.
Antique farm equipment will be featured in a tractor pull.
North Dakota's Big Iron Farm Show will feature a variety of events for those who may attend, some of which will involve farm equipment.

The 29th annual farm show will have a tractor pull courtesy of the Central Minnesota Pullers Association. The puller's association tractor feature modified tractors.

The show's Antique Tractor Pull will have old farm equipment take center stage. Both of the tractor pulls will rumble through the farm show's grandstand and are sponsored by the Wingate by Wyndham hotel, which is located in Fargo, North Dakota.

Along with the tractor pulls, the Big Iron Farm Show will feature newer farm equipment. More than 800 exhibits are slated to be featured during the event. The show, which counts John Deere as a sponsor, runs through September 17 at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo, North Dakota.

"Our exhibitors have brought the newest technology, and the newest products in the ag world have been displayed at Big Iron on a regular basis," Mike St. Onge, chairman of the Big Iron Committee, said.

During last year's show, more than 80,000 visitors came to the show, and included people from around the globe.