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Threshing Days are this weekend

Demonstrations and activities highlighting farm history will be offered at Threshing Days this weekend in Goessel.

The Wheat Heritage Engine and Threshing Company will have antiques tractors on display. There also will be a sawmill demonstration and an antique tractor pull, club president Wayne Kreutziger said.

The Threshing Days parade will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Several activities will be offered for children, Marge Shoemaker of Mennonite Heritage and Agricultural Museum said.

Among them will be a pedal tractor pull Saturday afternoon. Crafts and games also will be available.

The engine club will serve meals for breakfast, lunch, and supper Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the wheat hall.

Low German cuisine served by the museum will be available Saturday in Goessel Elementary School, Shoemaker said.

Last modified July 30, 2009