The Threshermen welcome the Minneapolis-Moline Collectors for their summer show Aug. 12-14, 2022. According to the mission statement for the Minneapolis-Moline Collectors, Inc., MMCI exists for the preservation and enjoyment of the products of Minneapolis-Moline, its predecessors and related companies, for the exchange of information concerning the same, and for the education of the public as to the historical nature and role of such products. The organization was chartered in 1987.
Jay Groskreutz of Minnesota Lake, Minn. is the current club president, 507-380-3707 and Loren Book of Nevada, Iowa is the vice-president, 515-231-6334.
For more information about the club, visit their website at: www. minneapolismolinecollectors.org.
The show hosted the club in 2012, and for that show, they brought 226 registered exhibits.
The Greased Pig Contest will be held during the Threshermen & Collectors Show on Friday, Aug. 17 starting at 7 p.m. There will be four age groups, age 5-8, age 9-12, ag 13-17 (2-person team) and over age 18 (2-person team). Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd places in all groups.
Registration form must be submitted prior to the event. Please submit the form below by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mailing to AC Threshermen, PO Box 333, Albert City, IA 50510.
Greased Pig Contest Entry Form
The Gathering of the Orange will join us for their show in 2023 as we feature Allis-Chalmers.
John Deere will be the main feature for the 2024 Show as we host the Northwest Iowa Tractor Club.
The 2025 Show will feature Case and we will host the J.I Case Collectors Club for their international summer show along with the International Case Heritage Foundation for their annual show.
This year's collectible toy is the Minneapolis Moline 445 with loader. This is the 8th year for this fundraiser. Tractors are $150 which includes shipping. If you pick up your toy at the show, you will be reimbursed your shipping of $20. Toys can be purchased at the show from the LeMars Toy Store display.
All exhibitors, please register here.
Memberships to the Association are a great value! Your season pass is included with your annual dues! A couples membership is just $35 and includes two season passes. A single membership is just $25 and includes one season pass. For more details, click here.
We are a 501c(3) organization with the show operated by volunteers. Donations can be designated for specific areas, such as the land fund, or will go into the general operations fund. All donations are tax deductible.