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Europe's largest Outdoor Exhibition and Agricultural Trade Show, 2014 saw the most successful Championships ever
with over 279,000 attendees and 1400 delighted exhibitors! The 84th National Ploughing Championships returns to Ratheniska, Co Laois from September 22nd – 24th 2015.

2015 Return to Ratheniska

Europe’s largest outdoor event, “The National Ploughing Championships” is set to return to Ratheniska, Co Laois from September 22nd – 24th for a 3rd year given the triumph of this ...

Final Results

Overall Results Click here to read overall results in a single file Tuesday 23rd September Under-40 Horse Class Final Under-28 Reversible Class Final Under-28 Conventional Class Final Under-28 Conventional Class Final Standard 3 Furrow Conventional Match Class ...

Sun Sets on Record Breaking NP

As the final flow of traffic from the car parks leave this evening, the total attendance figures for the 2014 Championship came to a record breaking 279,500. This marks the ...

Record High Attendance!

Numbers attending hit an all-time record high today with just over 124,500 passing through the gates of the Championships in Ratheniska. This is an increase of 34,500 on yesterday bringing ...

Ploughing Images

Fantastic photography from the National Ploughing Championship.

Day 1 Results

Under-40 Horse Class Tuesday 23rd September 2014 Class Final Under-28 Reversible Class Tuesday 23rd September 2014 Class Final Under-28 Conventional Class Junior Grade Tuesday 23rd September 2014 Class Final Under-28 Conventional Class Senior ...

Day 1 - 82,000 visitors

From early morning, the more familiar Irish weather threatened to dampen the extended warm spell Ireland is currently having. However, it held off well with just a brief light shower ...

Bank of Ireland NPC Google Map

Visit the 2014 National Ploughing Championship NOW, via the Bank of Ireland Google Map, and enter a competition to be in with the chance to win cash!  Visit Bank of ...

Farmer's Journal Ploughing App

  The Farmer's Journal has launched a National Ploughing Championship site app for you to download for free! To do so , follow one of these links:   Google Play - http://bit.ly/Ploughing2014android Apple Itunes - http://bit.ly/Ploughing2014apple  

NPC 2014 Kicks Off!

With just under two weeks to go to the staging of one of Europe’s largest outdoor events, preparations at the site in Ratheniska are well under way for the National ...

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