DATE: Wednesday, February 21st
TIME: 11:00 am
LOCATION: N939 Co. M, Browntown, WI,
From Browntown, WI off of Hwy. 11 take Co. M south through town to Co. B, turn east on B and then continue south on County M app. ½ miles to farm on right. From Winslow, Ill go north on Hwy. 73/ Wisconsin County M.
For auction questions call Joe @ 608-966-3451 (Please no calls after 8pm)
NOTE: Joe & Beth have had enough fun dairying in the Browntown area. They have decided to retire from it and a get a real job. Plan now to attend and help us give this awesome couple a great auction.
83-HIGH GRADE DAIRY COWS, HEIFERS & CALVES;
44-Dairy Cows inc. 14-Brown Swiss, 3-Dutch Belt, 3-R&W Hol., balance Holsteins plus
1-Springing Heifer due by sale date, 16-Cows recently fresh, 11- dry cows
to start calving end of Feb-March lst, Balance in all stages of lactation
18-Bred & Open & Breed-able Large Heifers-(3-Br.Swiss, 2-R&W & balance Holsteins)
7-Open Heifers, app. 400-600 lbs. (2-Br. Swiss & 5-Holsteins)
9-Holstein Heifers, app. 200-300 lbs (1-R&W)
5-Bull Calves- 1-Br.Swiss and 4-Holsteins
NOTE: This is just a down to earth small, family dairy herd. All home raised since 1926.
Joe & Beth are the third generation of Zimmermans on this farm. Always AI breeding for past 50+ years using Alta Genetics at present. Cattle are not being pushed. They are being milked in a stanchion barn and are being fed dry bale hay, high moisture corn and mineral. The SCC usually runs between 180-220,000 with a 3.97 Butterfat & 3.2 Protein. This herd is on a monthly herd health check with Lena Vet Clinic. They are all calfhood vaccinated. Sires will be available at auction.
RAKE: Vermeer WR20 V-Rake, 8-wheel; WAGONS: 2-8×16 cage wagons w/gears;
ELEVATOR & CONVEYOR: Kew. 500 40ft. Elev w/down spout, dragline & elec. Motor on transit; 20ft. SS hay conveyor w/elec. Motor on transit;
SHEDS: app. 8×10 open face shed; old chopper box top, used for shed;
MILKING EQUIPMENT: DeLaval Model D400 Serial No. 15930 400 gallon milk cooler; 6-DeLaval DV300 milkers; 6-parts milkers; DeLaval fresh bucket; Bender pipeline washer, app. 2yrs.old; DeLaval milker pump w/5hp Century Motor; cow trainers; 200ft + pipeline; 44-Gardner lever stanchions buyer to remove;
LAWN MOWER: AC 38″ riding lawn mower
FARM MISC ITEMS: 6ft. Grain bunk w/hay saver; 8ft. Metal grain feeder; 46″ Barn Fan; wheel barrow; Forney Model CB 220 welder, needs ground clamp
TERMS: Cash or good check. Not responsible for accidents or losses.