Farm Bureau Foundation to Sponsor a Tractor Trek to support Ag in the Classroom

The Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation is putting the final touches on plans for our sixth annual Tractor Trek. The Tractor Trek will be held on Sunday, June 25, 2017, rain or shine! This year’s event is an effort to raise funds for the Ag in the Classroom Program. Participants will have the opportunity to share the exciting event with other antique tractor enthusiasts as they travel through beautiful Bureau County.  Pre-registration is required by completing a registration form by June 16th.  There is a registration fee of $50.  
Refreshments, lunch, and a fun-filled experience will be provided. The deadline to register is soon, space is limited. If you would like more information, you may contact the Bureau County Farm Bureau at (815) 875-6468 .  All proceeds will benefit the Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation, Ag in the Classroom Program.

(See the weekend map below)


(Green Line)

Saturday, June 24, 2017


Driver’s Meeting                                                 7:45

Leave Farm Bureau building                              8:20

Arrive at Joe Myers Park  (6 miles)                    8:55

Leave Park                                                         9:15

Arrive at Pete May’s (13 miles)                          10:30

Leave Pete May’s                                               11:00

Arrive DePue – Lunch (6 miles)                          12:00

Leave DePue                                                       1:00

Arrive at Dan Legner’s (11 miles)                        2:20

Leave Dan Legner’s                                             2:50

Arrive at Metro Center (11 miles)                         4:00


(Red Line, Orange Line is alternate ending route)

Sunday, June 25, 2017


Driver’s Meeting                                                    7:45

Leave Farm Bureau building                                  8:20

Arrive at Lock 17 (10 miles)                                   9:30                          

Leave Lock 17                                                      10:00

Arrive at Tiskilwa Museum (10 miles)                   11:00

Seed House – Lunch                                            12:00

Leave Seed House                                                1:00

Arrive at Tiskilwa West Park (9 miles)                   2:00

Leave West Park                                                   2:30

Rt. A – Farm Bureau (9 miles)                               3:30

Rt. B – Farm Bureau (14 miles)                             4:00

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