AFS Donates Tractor to Darke County Ag Society
On Wednesday, June 5th, The Darke County Agricultural Society received a donation from Apple Farm Service; a brand new blue tractor. Apple Farm Service gladly donated a New Holland T5.110 to the Great Darke County Fair to be used for the next six months.
“This is the second tractor that Apples has donated for us to use” said Fair Manager, Brian Rismiller. “Last year we were given a Case IH tractor to use. We truly appreciate that Apples thought of us again!”
The Darke County Fairgrounds will have the opportunity to break in this new tractor for the next six months. They plan to use it primarily to rake the arena and maintain the horse barns.
“We’re happy to help the Darke County Ag Society!” said President of Apple Farm Service, Bill Apple. “New Holland enjoys working with their dealerships to support local nonprofit organizations like the Ag Society. Some of our employees have fond memories of showing animals and projects in the Darke County fair. We are thrilled to give back to a staple of this community!”
This New Holland T5.110 tractor won’t stay long after its short stay at the fairgrounds. This 114 horse-power utility tractor will be for sale to a well-deserving farmer with a sizable discount and a new warranty. For now, it’ll be working hard at the Great Darke County Fairgrounds.