VIDEO: Threshing bee breaks record

Harvesting Hope threshing bee sets new world record as 139 antique machines operate for 15 minutes straight

The 8,000 people who attended Harvesting Hope July 31 can now know they indeed saw the world antique threshing record set. They can also know that they saw an event that raised $134,000 for alleviating world hunger and preserving Canadian farm history. Guinness World Records has certified that the 139 antique threshing machines that finished […] Read more



Harvesting hope – photo feature

Threshing crews from across North America set a new record for the “most threshing machines operating simultaneously” at the Manitoba Agricultural Museum in Austin, Man., July 31 during Harvesting Hope: A World Record to Help the Hungry. You can find more WP Harvesting Hope coverage here. Nearly 8,000 spectators watched as the massive threshing machines […] Read more