15th Annual Historic Farming Event

15th
annual mid-missouri

Horse, mule,
& ox farming &

Historical
crafts days

Saturday,
October 1, 10am to 5PM

Sunday, October
2 10am to 3pm

Gerald, Missouri

15 years of celebrating our heritage!!

Admission:  Ages 5 to adult
— $6.00

Under 5 free

Bringing a team?  Call for
info.

Old
skills like sorghum pressing & molasses cooking, corn grinding, handtool
working, spinning, ropemaking, natural dyeing, natural fiber baskets, honey
& bee keeping, dry-laid stone, vintage clothing, soap making, gourd
crafting, cider pressing & more!  (Note:
Exhibitors may change).

Area
artists & photographer on site capturing scenes of rural life!

Field
work demonstrations & log loading (weather
permitting) by
skilled teamsters and their working animals.

Author
& teamster walter schlemper signing his books “harvest for life”, “tales of
the woods”, & “patience & repetition”

The
rural Missouri spinners showing the fine art of handspinning!

Kids—have
fun with children’s primitive games & toys!

Wildflower
walks & native plant display!  Rare
livestock, poultry, & rabbits!

Come
visit carl heth & his hitches of oxen and sheep!

Straight
from the grill—pulled pork and jerky!

Genuine
chuckwagon dutch oven cooking!!  Kettle
corn!!

Live
music with bluegrass musicians!

NO ALCOHOL—this is a family event!
NO PETS, even on a leash!  NO
MOTORS—this includes ATVs.  Power
wheelchairs are OK.

Directions:  From St Louis
take I-44 West to Hwy 50, exit right, go about 25 miles to Gerald.  From Jefferson City, take Hwy 50 East to
Gerald.  From Rolla, take I-44 East to
Hwy 19 North to Owensville, then Hwy 28 East to Hwy 50 East to Gerald.  Once in Gerald, turn onto Hwy Y and follow
signs!

Need more Info?  Call Gail
at 573-764-2629  Ask questions early
because no replies will be made during the event.

Sponsored by Missouri Draft Horse & Mule Association, Inc.

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