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2007 Plagman Barn Days TractorWelcome to the home of plagmanbarn.com. Plagman Barn is located in Clayton County,@ 28384 Garber Road, Garber, IA, just 2 miles east of Garber, and 10 miles west of Guttenberg, IA.


Plagman Barn Show Days - Kiddie Tractor Pull
Saturday, Sept 19th at 3pm
Sponsored by the Ed-CO FFA
Non sanctioned event
Trophy will be awarded

2015 Northeast Iowa Farm & Antique Association Meeting & Event Schedule

Women’s Meeting Dates
(additional meetings may be called by the Chairperson as needed)

Men’s Meeting Dates
April 12th(All 2nd Sunday of the month)
May 17th 1:00PM
June 14th After Chicken Dinner
July 12th,After the Breakfast
August 9th After the Dance
September 13th 1:00PM
October 11th 1:00PM
November 8th 1:00PM

2015 Events
June 14th -  Chicken Dinner: Keep’in It Country
August 9th - Barn Dance: Sounds of Nashville with Steve Moser
ShowsDays September 18th, 19th,& 20th
September 18th Dave Pogenglass
September19th Keep’in It Country
September 20th Sounds of Nashville with Steve Moser


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Plagman Barn Show Days

Antique Association receives Grant for Preservation of Steam Powered Woodworking Equipment

Plagman red shop picture_2_2-003Northeast Iowa Farm and Antique Association (Plagman Barn) located near Garber , Iowa, is dedicated to the preservation of our rural farming heritage and the tools used in the pioneer days of agriculture.

The Association has received a grant from the Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation to construct a 20’X 48’ enclosed building which will house a steam engine used at the Guttenberg Canning Factory, and display steam powered woodworking equipment in action. The building has observation windows to allow the public to view the antique woodworking equipment being operated. The building will also allow people to see the steam engine as it existed in the factory setting.

The building will be on display during Show Days, which runs the third full weekend in September each year at the Plagman Barn grounds. The Association plans on restoring each piece of equipment and hooking it to an old time line shaft, which will power the equipment for demonstrations. We invite you to attend our Show Days and witness history come alive.

The Plagman Barn is extremely grateful to the Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation and their generosity in awarding this grant that will preserve this part of history.

For more information on the building and equipment, contact DeVere Clinton at 563-245-2317

Plagman Barn CookbooksPlagman Barn Cookbooks for sale:
Now 1/2 price Just $5.00!

Sold during Plagman Barn events.  During
Show Days in Sept. they will be sold in the Country Store, and other places on the grounds. 
The 2009 book contains a history & information about Plagman Barn, and a variety of favorite recipes from Plagman barn members & friends.

View the 2009 Show Days Photo Album
click here

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