Thousands of people are expected to take in the opening day of the 2019 International Plowing Match that begins Tuesday, September 17 in Verner, east of Sudbury.

Several political leaders plan to attend, including

  • Ontario Premier Doug Ford
  • The leaders of the three other major Ontario political parties: NDP, Liberal, Green
  • Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh

Local MP’s and MPP’s will also be on hand.

The politicians will be participating in the parade, opening ceremony, and VIP Plowing event.

Premier Doug Ford is expected to make an announcement at the event on Tuesday as well.