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Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open in Lacon to benefit Prairie State Tractor Scholarship Program – Shaw Local

Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open in Lacon to benefit Prairie State Tractor Scholarship Program – Shaw Local

Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open in Lacon to benefit Prairie State Tractor Scholarship Program – Shaw Local

The Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open will be held on Friday, August 16 at Lacon Course, presented by Prairie State Tractor.

Through the annual Farmer’s Open Golf Tournament, $11,500 in scholarships were awarded to students pursuing agricultural careers.

Mendota-based Prairie State Tractor recently awarded 2024 recipients of its Diesel Technician Scholarship Program. Prairie State Tractor has locations in Mendota, Princeton, Streator and Lacon.

The golf tournament will feature a special appearance by Greg “Machinery Pete” Peterson. There will be a morning round from 9 to 11 a.m., a luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and an afternoon round from 1 to 3 p.m.

Rates are $40 for lunch only, $100 for a single golfer and $350 for a four-person team. Nine holes of golf will be played in the morning and afternoon with a four-person hole-in-one, putt and drive competition. Golf will include cart rentals, team prizes and awards, a ribeye and sweet corn lunch and beverages during lunch and on the course.

Companies can also sponsor holes and teams.

Please make checks payable to Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open and return to Prairie State Tractor or Timber Ridge Golf Course or mail to: Timber Ridge Farmer’s Open, 12613 N. Cedar Bluff Dr., Dunlap, IL 61525. For credit cards, please contact [email protected]. The golf course is located at 1400 Route 17, Lacon.