DATE: Saturday, Oct 8th, 2022
TIME: 11:00 am
LOCATION: 27088 Georgetown Road , Shannon, IL. From Lanark IL go north app. 3 miles to Georgetown Rd, go east app. 2 miles to the farm on the right. Or from Shannon, IL off Rt.72 go south 1 mile on Shannon Route Road to Georgetown Road, go west app. 2 miles to the farm on left.
For questions phone 815-541-0952
111-SUPER HIGH GRADE HOLSTEIN COWS & HEIFERS
- 45 Milk Cows with 30-fresh last 60 days with 33 lst calf heifers milking With a few Springers due by sale day.
- 10-Heifers, Bred 7-9 mos
- 10-Heifers, Bred 5-6mos
- 5-Heifers, Bred 2 mos
- 6-Open Heifers, ready to breed
- 17-Heifers, 6-12 mos.old
- 18-Heifer Calves on milk
HERD NOTES: Gerald & Ronald have been milking on this farm since they were 14yrs old. This herd has been AI bred since the very beginning. Most recent bulls used are Samuri, Oak, Black Gold, Monaco, Sunrise, plus many more. The Schultz’s have consistently milked 150 cows, but recently downsized to 45 head. Of the 45 remaining cows, there are 33 1st calf heifers milking with a few springers due by sale day. This is an exceptional young herd with years of good breeding behind them. For many, many years this herd was registered and on DHIA test, but no longer are. Individual SCC & Milk Weights will be available at auction. BF-4.5, Protein-3.6, SCC-200. The cows are currently being milked in a stanchion barn, but are young and good enough to respond anywhere at the next level. A nice group of tight, well uddered cattle with no drop off. Feed consists of haylage, corn gluten, grain, concentrate supplement, and mineral. In June the corn silage ran out. All work done by Lena Vet Clinic. Lyle Greenfield Nutrionalist with Eastland Feed. Gordy Leader and Rick Coulthard Semen Salesman. Cattle will be up to date on vaccinations and worming.
MILKING & BARN EQUIPMENT: Mueller 1500 indoor bulk tank, serial 64715, model-OH; new motor less than 3 mos old; app. 650ft of 2 ½ inch pipeline; vacuum pump (call Ron for questions); 2-Tru Test milk meters; 40 gal water heater;
FEEDING EQUIPMENT: Weaverline 537 battery feed cart; Weaverline 436 battery feed cart; Weaverline 430 battery feed cart; 1-feed cart battery charger, to be offered separate;
MISC. BARN ITEMS: calf puller; 5-4ft. mounted exhaust fans; 4hp air comp. 1yr.old used in milk house