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Hoover’s Hatchery: decades of experience in the poultry industry
by Emma Struve A building, which used to house Rudd’s creamery, is dwarfed by the elevator right next door. To enter the front office feels like going into any paneled family room in Iowa but it belies the beehive of activity in the rest of the rooms to the rear of the building. Nestled in the small north central Iowa town of Rudd is the privately owned and operated Hoover’s Hatchery, which has built business from flocks of chickens across Iowa in order to ship day-old chicks to poultry owners throughout the United States. Hoover’s Hatchery took its name from patriarch Robert Hoover in 1942. It has been in the same location since 1944. Present owner Mary Halsted started working at the hatchery while it produced and sold chicks and table eggs in the early 1970s under Mr. Hoover’s expert tutelage. “He was a very good teacher,” Halsted stated. She now operates the business with energy, a practical knowledge earned from half a lifetime in
the industry, and deftness that would make you think she never wanted to do anything else. Although, Halsted will tell you that as a child she hated collecting eggs from the hens that pecked at her hands and was not going to have anything to do with chickens when she grew up. Halsted started working at Hoover’s Hatchery when her family was young. She and her husband lived just outside of Rudd and were in financial need. “I cleaned and boxed eggs,” Halsted recalled. “Then I came to work in the office with orders.” That was when the demand for meat-type broiler chickens first started to take off and Hoover’s Hatchery was developing its dealer network. Halsted started purchasing shares in the business in 1978 when it was incorporated and Mr. Hoover semi-retired. In 2003, Halsted became the sole owner of the hatchery. She – along with a staff of 26 full- and part-time employees – receives eggs ready to hatch from breeding flocks, incubates them for 19 days, hatches them, packages them according to
Mary Halsted, owner of Hoover’s Hatchery in the north central Iowa town of Rudd, examines a crate of pullets hatched on a March Wednesday that are ready to ship. During peak chick season each year up to 50,000 birds hatch twice a week. Photo by Emma Struve customer orders and ships them via whichever way is most expedient. Halsted explained that during peak chick season, which is the middle of March through Continued on Page 4
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HOOVER’S HATCHERY: Continued on Page 1 about May, eggs are hatched on Sunday and Wednesday and shipped or delivered Monday through Thursday. “We ship all over the United States, including Alaska, the east coast and west coast,” Halsted remarked. “Sometimes shipping takes two days.” Hoover’s Hatchery utilizes air post through Minnesota, FedEx in Fort Dodge or simply the United States Post Office in Rudd. Halsted explained that the hatchery caters to those making moderate sized poultry orders: they receive many in the 25- to 100-chick range. The equipment used in the hatchery, then, is different than some in larger scale production. For example, Halsted explained, when Hoover’s Hatchery receives eggs in cardboard crates from breeding flocks, workers handle the eggs by hand. In some operations this process is mechanized. An interesting note, she offered, fertilized eggs, at the correct temperature and humidity, can be held for up to 14 days before being placed in the incubator. However, at Hoover’s Hatchery they usually get the eggs “trayed” within five to seven days of arrival. Likewise, the incubators at Hoover’s Hatchery, while they incorporate automatic rotation that turns the eggs every two hours to optimize the hatching rate, are not computerized. Before the eggs hatch they are transferred to “hatchers,” so the chicks are contained in sanitized bins. A single “hatch” during the busy season can be up to 50,000 chicks. Once the chicks are out of their shells, three to five sexers determine if the chicks are female or male in order to fill customers’ orders. The chicks
are then quickly boxed in insulated, ventilated, cardboard crates with absorbent bedding. Halsted said the chicks have enough nutrition from being inside the egg and feeding off the yolk sac to go without food and water during shipment for a few days. Once customers receive the chicks, though, it is important for them to quickly provide food, water, and a heat lamp for the chicks. Hoover’s Hatchery contracts with independent producers in Iowa that own breeding flocks for the production of eggs. Halsted illustrated that element of production: the female chickens in these type of settings are “ground birds” so the cockerels can “do their job.” The hens then go into a nest to lay their eggs, which are collected daily by hand. “It is a labor intensive job that not everyone wants to do,” Halsted commented. “It’s an art in itself.” Many of the farms that produce eggs for hatching are owned and operated by Amish and Mennonite families. Types of laying chickens bred by Hoover’s Hatchery include White Leghorn, California White, Barred Rock, Black Australorp, Production Red, Gold Star, Black Sex Link, White Rock, Buff Orpington, Aracanas and Silver Laced Wyandotte. Rhode Island Red is a new breed just added this year. The Black Australorps are particularly desirable in certain cultures because the mature birds will retain dark skin on their legs, Halsted stated. This is an important characteristic for some people in order to consume poultry per their religious beliefs, she continued.
Aracanas, alternatively Americanas, are interesting because the speckled, almost penguinlooking chicks, once mature, lay multiple colored eggs in shades from light brown, to green, to blue. The Cornish Cross Broilers hatched at Hoover’s come from Arkansas. Halsted explained that it is difficult to maintain broiler breeding stock in Iowa because of the climate, so the eggs are brought from that part of the country instead. Hoover’s Hatchery contracts with other hatcheries to provide customers access to ducks, geese, turkeys, pheasants, guineas, and peafowl, which are direct shipped. Customers may order directly from the Hoover’s Hatchery by mail, on the phone, or through one of approximately 700 dealers throughout the nation. Despite having been in the chick business for the better part of four decades, Halsted unequivocally stated, “Every day I learn something new.” As one might expect she has also seen many changes during her time in the industry. “There used to be a coop in every town,” Halsted said. “There used to more avenues to process chickens. And everything is more automated now.” In order to keep current on the poultry industry she tries to attend the Iowa Poultry Association Fall Festival, attend seminars, read trade magazines, and engage other producers and hatchery professionals in conversation. The most rewarding part of her career, Halsted noted, has been the association with dealers and people, “getting to know people, even those I’ve never met by talking to them on the phone, and flock owners. “We depend on people to make us successful,” she insisted.
At Hoover’s Hatchery, eggs are received from breeding flocks and placed in incubators that rotated them every two hours for 19 days. They are then transferred to hatchers where the eggs are placed in trays so the chicks can safely come out of the shells. Once hatched, the chicks are processed for shipment and off to their destination within a matter of hours. Photo by Emma Struve
Aracana chicks are speckled black and brown on the top and creamy yellowish-white on the bottom so they look almost like penguins. As adults the laying hens produce eggs in various shades of brown, blue and green. Photos by Emma Struve
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Vegans and vegetables A few weeks ago, I accidentally watched Oprah. I didn’t mean to watch it. I thought I was settling down to watch NCIS:LA. But instead of the sweet musings of Chris O’Donnell and LL Cool J, I got Oprah telling me that she had asked her staff to volunteer to eat like a vegan for one week. More than 375 of her staff members signed on to the experiment. I know I should have turned it off and deleted it from my DVR right then and there, but I was hooked. What could possibly be the draw for that many people to eat vegetables only? I had to know. So, first I learned that to be a vegan is not to be a vegetarian. To be a vegan is to forego all animal products, including eggs, cheese, milk, ice cream and other things that make life worth eating. I watched as she tiptoed around the subject of not eating meat, not wanting to be the defendant in another court action. (We all remember the great Cattlemen trial of 1998, right?) We heard from vegan Kathy Freston, who has written several
books on the subject, about how being a vegan is better for both your body and your soul. Blah. Blah. Blah. She’s raising her children as vegans, and doesn’t allow any animal products in the house, but admitted that her husband is what he calls veganish. When he’s outside the house at restaurants, he eats meat. Can anyone else read between the lines on that one? I have to admit that I was more than a little aggravated and defensive as I watched the show. I’ve watched how my family takes care of our cattle. They are well cared for, and not abused. Though we do have the occasional problem, as everyone does, for the most part we have a healthy herd. I was really angry when Oprah announced before a commercial break, that she sent cameras into a beef processing plant to see how cattle are slaughtered and turned into the beef we purchased from the supermarkets. Cargill Foods let Lisa Ling and her cameras go through their pristine plant to see the
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Egg handling inspection could be under purview of Department of Ag by Emma Struve Legislation to transfer the regulation of egg products from the Department of Inspections and Appeals to the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship made it through the first legislative funnel. The bill, House File 453, was passed by the House Agriculture Committee February 23; it was read to the full House of Representatives on March 1. Representative Dan Muhlbauer (D-Manilla), who serves on the House Agriculture Committee and is assigned to the bill, explained that the legislation functionally divides responsibility for oversight between the two departments: the department of inspections will oversee processes relating to food and the department of agriculture will oversee the production side. “Really, it makes a lot of sense,” Muhlbauer stated. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey commented that, historically, egg production facilities were not subject to intense scrutiny but as of July 2010 the FDA announced a new inspection program. It was the intention of the federal agency to contract with a state department to implement the enhanced program. “It is more important that it does get done than who does it,” commented Steve Mandernach Bureau Chief for Food and Consumer Safety with the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. Within the department of agriculture the Bureau of Feed and Fertilizer would be responsible for egg production facility inspection, Muhlbauer added.
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Lean hog trade has been higher this week due to short covering. The weekly net change was $1.27 higher on the April contract and June is up $.90. Spillover support from the cattle pit has helped hogs move higher this week. Cash hog prices were higher at midweek in good volume, so there is some cash optimism which should support trade this week. Processing margins will need to continue to improve in order to sustain the recent bounce. Hog weights have declined this week; they are averaging 1.6 pounds lighter versus last week, but are still 3.3 pounds heavier than last year. Hedgers call with questions, we suggest you continue to look at future margins.
Open . . . . .89.600 High . . . . .89.900 Low . . . . .88.650 Close . . . . .89.750 Chg . . . . . .+0.625
Apr. 8497 9227
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CATTLE 03/10/11 Live cattle trade has been higher this week due to short covering and chart buying. The weekly net change $3.47 higher on the April contract and June is up $2.40. Short bought packers were aggressive buyers yesterday; cash trade was reported as high as $118 in the South and $192 in the North. This was an increase over last week of $5 to $6 in the South and $10 to $12 in the North. The cutout finished higher yesterday with choice up 1.60 at 176.87 and select was up 87 at 175.57. Demand needs to be
sustained at these higher prices, but cheaper competing meats are expected to be a problem as we move through 2011. On the chart, the market gapped to new highs on Wednesday which should promote additional buying interest; there are now limited resistance areas to note other than $120 on nearby Live Cattle and $140 on nearby Feeder Cattle. The Hedgers call with questions.
Open . . . .134.250 High . . . . .134.850 Low . . . . .133.650 Close . . . .134.525 Chg . . . . . .+1.375
Open . . . .115.850 High . . . . .117.750 Low . . . . .115.400 Close . . . . .117.525 Chg . . . . . .+2.725
Apr. 11135 12085
Apr. Feeders 12987 13717
Wheat trade has been lower this week due to spillover pressure from the row crops and renewed chart selling. The weekly net change is 74 lower in Chicago, KC is down 75, and Minneapolis is down 62. Last week, Russia announced that they sold 550,000 tons of intervention grain in order to contain prices there; they plan to release an additional 3.3 million tons over the coming month which may limit upside. Chart damage has been done over the last two weeks may promote additional selling interest. The trade moved back below the May Chicago 100-day moving average and took out last weeks low, which could set up for another leg lower. Wheat needs some fresh supportive news to help it find support. The USDA Supply and Demand report was released on Thursday; the domestic wheat carryover was increased to 843 million bushels versus 818 million last month. The world wheat carryover came in at 181.9 million ton versus 177.8 million in February. The weekly export sales were reported at 575,700 tons of old crop and 81,500 tons of new crop. Combined, they were below expectations. Hedgers call with questions.
Corn trade has been mixed this week due to position squaring ahead of the USDA Supply and Demand report. After three days of trade, the weekly net change is 27 lower on the May contract and new crop December is up 1. Long liquidation has occurred in the form of spread trading this week which has made bear spreading the feature. The March to December corn spread has narrowed 16 cents this week and nearly 25 cents since the beginning of March. This indicates a transition of fund money from old crop contracts to new crop contracts as traders begin to anticipate an acreage battle in those new crop contracts. The March USDA Supply and Demand report was released on Thursday. Historically, this is a very uneventful report and Thursday’s numbers were all inline with expectations. The old crop corn carryover was projected at 675 million bushels which was unchanged from last month. The world carryover was estimated at 123.1 million tons which was up from 122.5 million in February. The focus will now shift to the USDA Planted Acreage Report at the end of the month. The baseline projections last month indicated that we have already added 4 million acres of corn, but the trade will struggle to fix the tight balance sheet issue even with a good acreage number; an additional increase in acres, demand rationing, or a huge yield will be needed to change the fundamental trend. The weekly export sales were reported at 477,200 tons of old crop and 11/12 sales came in at 298,800 tons; combined they were toward the low side of expectations. Hedgers call with questions.
Soybean trade has been lower this week due to continued long liquidation. South American harvest pressure has also contributed to the downside this week after the Argentine port workers strike was resolved on Tuesday. The weekly net change is 65 lower for May beans. May meal is down $16.80 and bean oil is down 236 points. The planting intentions will be the main market mover the rest of the month up to the report on the 31st. Planting weather will then be the watched news item. Position Squaring ahead of the USDA Supply and Demand report has produced active and volatile trade this week. On the report, the March soybean carryover was left unchanged at 140 million bushels. The March US soy oil carryover was reported at 2.408 billion pounds versus 2.573 billion last month. The global soybean carryover increased slightly to 58.3 million tons versus 58.2 million last month. Overall, the report was neutral as expected. The weekly export sales were 412,100 tons for old crop and new crop sales came in at 57,900 tons. Combined, they were inline with expectations. Meal sales were good at 156,700 tons and soybean oil sales were disappointing at 2,100 tons. Hedgers call with questions.
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Open . . . . .13.820 High . . . . . .13.834 Low . . . . . .13.480 Close . . . . .13.490 Chg . . . . . .-0.330
Open . . . . . . .7.110 High . . . . . . .7.110 Low . . . . . . .6.914 Close . . . . . .7.010 Chg . . . . . .-0.044
Open . . . . . .7.880 High . . . . . . .7.880 Low . . . . . . .7.514 Close . . . . . .7.586 Chg . . . . . .-0.210
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Iowa Corn announces Future of Agriculture scholarship recipients Iowa Corn announced 10 scholarships to be awarded through the Iowa Corn Future of Agriculture Scholarship program to high school seniors and college students who are pursuing a degree in the 2011-12 school year. “We are very excited for the inaugural Iowa Corn scholarship program and the opportunity to help ag students be successful” said Don Mason, director of grower services. “In the first year, we received numerous outstanding applications, which assures me that agriculture has a bright future.” The Iowa Corn Future of Agriculture Scholarship program awards $500 first-year scholarships and five $500 upperclassman scholarships to individuals who are pursuing a degree
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Calving season tips for producers As calving season begins, producers are keeping one eye on the weather and the other eye on the cows. Iowa State University (ISU) Extension beef veterinarian Grant Dewell shares five tips on helping calving season be as successful as possible for producers, regardless of the weather conditions. Be ready This is likely the most important aspect of the whole process. Clean calving areas, make sure plenty of bedding is available and gather supplies, including calf chains, calf puller, bucket, disinfectant, lubricant and heat lamps. Watch females closely
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Nevada producer is Iowa Beef Quality Assurance award winner Bill Couser, a cattle feeder from Nevada, was named the 2011 Iowa Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Award winner for his commitment to beef quality assurance while operating a sustainable cattle operation. Couser, wife Nancy and son Tim operate Couser Cattle Company. They were honored at the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association Annual Convention in Ottumwa on February 25. “We as Iowa cattlemen have a responsibility to maintain and uphold consumer perceptions of beef as one of the safest and highest quality products for their family. As livestock producers we pledge to continue this feeling of security through BQA programs, and ensure that producers are continuously educated on sound science production practices,” said Couser, a fourth generation cattle feeder. Couser Cattle Company is a family-owned feedlot with a 3,500 head capacity. Couser and his feedlot manager, Adrian Meyer, work as a team when managing the feedlot, which has
been updated to improve performance, to adapt to changing environmental requirements and to enhance animal welfare for the cattle operation. Couser embraces BQA concepts by ensuring that his employees are BQA-trained. A relationship with Iowa State University veterinarians helps ensure his health treatment protocols adhere to BQA guidelines and techniques. Regularly scheduled visits by consulting nutritionists ensure safety and quality of feed rations. Employees also use low-stress handling techniques to move cattle. A recent investment in a monoslope building has allowed cattle more protection from the elements and a cleaner and dryer environment adding to their comfort while adapting to changing environmental requirements. These efforts have not only enhanced animal comfort, but have improved performance of the cattle.
Couser was nominated by Drs. Terry Engelken and Renee Dewell of the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Engelken said, “We appreciate Bill’s willingness to ‘spread the gospel’ of BQA by sponsoring public BQA training sessions at their feedlot and allowing veterinary students access to their facilities and animals for teaching purposes. His efforts have resulted in more than 100 ISU veterinary students becoming BQA-certified.” Beef Quality Assurance is a national program for beef cattle production that assures the highest standards of animal care and treatment. It was developed with guidance from leading animal health and well-being experts and outlines essential elements for cattle care. More than 90 percent of all U.S. beef is raised under the BQA program. The Iowa BQA program is funded by the Beef Checkoff Program.
Celebrating Ag Day and Ag Week March15 is National Ag Day. It falls during National Ag Week, March 13 through 19, 2011, a time when producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others across America gather to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by American agriculture. As the world population soars, the food, fiber and renewable resources produced in the United States is in even greater demand. The National Ag Day program believes that every American should: • Understand how food, fiber and renewable resource products are produced • Value the essential role of agriculture in maintaining a strong economy • Appreciate the role agriculture plays in providing safe, abundant and affordable products • Acknowledge and consider career opportunities in the agriculture, food, fiber and renewable resource industries Agriculture provides almost everything we eat, use and wear on a daily basis, and is increasingly contributing to fuel and other bioproducts.
Each year, members of the agricultural industry gather together to promote American agriculture. This effort helps educate millions of consumers each year. By far, the most effective part of this program is the role the public plays in helping spread the word. A few generations ago, most Americans were directly involved in or had relatives or friends involved in agricultural-related endeavors. Today, that is no longer the case. That is why it is so important that all join together at the community level to carry the message a great deal further than any individual can do alone. Americans need to understand the value of agriculture in their daily lives. The following are just some of the key reasons why it’s important to recognize—and celebrate—Ag Day each year: • Increased knowledge of agriculture and nutrition allows individuals to make informed personal choices about diet and health • Informed citizens will be able to participate in establishing the policies that will
support a competitive agricultural industry in this country and abroad Employment opportunities exist across the board in agriculture. Career choices include farm production, agribusiness management and marketing, agricultural research and engineering, food science, processing and retailing, banking, education, landscape architecture, urban planning, energy and other fields. Beginning in kindergarten and continuing through 12th grade, all students should receive some systematic instruction about agriculture. Agriculture is too important a topic to be taught only to the small percentage of students considering careers in agriculture and pursuing vocational agricultural studies. Agricultural literacy includes an understanding of agriculture’s history and current economic, social and environmental significance to all Americans. This understanding includes some knowledge of food, fiber and renewable resource production, processing and domestic and international marketing.
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AUCTIONS SATURDAY, MARCH 12
SATURDAY, MARCH 19
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30
â€˘ Auction, 1262 260th St., Modale, IA. 42.58 acres with 3,000sf home, several outbuildings, pond, 15.21 acres currently farmed, 19.6 acres in CRP. Sonny McFerrin, owner. Ed Spencer Auction Co. (D)
â€˘ Special Cattle Sale. Located at Anita Livestock Auction, Anita, IA, 11 a.m. weigh ups; 12:30 p.m. feeders. Bernard Vais and Jesse Vais, Auctioneers. (AUD) â€˘120 Acres Crawford Co Farm ground, Don Keiser Family, 8:15 a.m. at Denison Livestock Auction, Denison, IA (D) â€˘ Crawford County Surplus Auction, 9 a.m., Denison Livestock Auction, Denison, IA (D)
â€˘ Cass County Land Auction, 10 a.m. Agnes Fritch Trust, owner. Two tracts: Tract 1, 78 acres; Tract 2, 39 acres. Auction held at the Cass County Community Center, 805 W. 10th St., Atlantic, IA. Southwest Iowa Real Estate Co. Bruce A. Christensen, broker/auctioneer.(AUD)
SATURDAY, MARCH 19 â€˘ Large Farm Machinery and Misc. Auction, Bill Burr Estate - 10 a.m. - 2311 Lark, Hamlin, IA. Verner and Wayne Hansen, Auctioneers. (AUD)
Kingsley Livestock Pavilion Inc.
THURSDAY, MARCH 24 â€˘ Preconditioned Sale, 11:30 a.m., Denison Livestock Auction, Denison, IA (D)
1111 Ida Ave. â€˘ Kingsley, IA 51028
(Corner of Hwy. 140 & D12 â€˘ 4 miles south of Kingsley)
Tuesday Sales at 11:00 a.m. Starting with Sheep, Goats, Cattle, then Hay
SUNDAY, MARCH 27 â€˘ 15th Annual Machinery Consignment Sale, 9:30 a.m. Westfair Fairgrounds, Council Bluffs, IA. Gary Juranek & Associates, Auctioneers. (N)
Beginning in March - Sales will be starting at 6:30 PM
SUNDAY, APRIL 3
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Rock Valley Hay Auction Co. Hay & Straw Auctions Every Monday & Thursday @ 12:30 p.m. Free experienced order buying service. Trucking Available
712-476-5541 Office 712-470-1274 Paul McGills cell See the sales results at www.rockvalleyhay.com 84-IFR(IFR -ROCK VALLEY AUCTION)RS
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PROPERTY LOCATION: Tract 1: Directions: 1/2 mile NE of Little Sioux, Iowa along County Road F-20. The land is located on the east side of the road. Tract 2: Address: 1526 Easton Trail, Little Sioux, IA 51545. Follow the same directions as Tract #1 driving a short distance further north. LEGAL DESCRIPTION (PARCEL LEGALS - ABSTRACTS TO GOVERN): Part of the NW1/4 NE1/4, NE1/4 NW1/4, NW1/4 NW1/4, SW1/4 NE1/4, SE1/4 NW1/4 all being in Section 19, in 81N - 44W of the 5th P.M. in Harrison County, Iowa, (except 2 acres described in the Plat of Survey known as Tract #2) and (except the acreage site located at: 1508 Easton Trail which is not included in this auction sale). TRACT DESCRIPTIONS: Tract 1: 152.15Âą ac per legal description with approximately 151Âą acres tillable. SOILS: primarily Haynie silt loam, McPaul silt loam, Blake silt loam and Blake silty clay loam. CSR: Weighted Average - 70.2. ESTIMATED GROSS TAXES: $4,647.00 TRACT 2: 2Âą ac Residential Dwelling (Acreage,) 1-story home with 972 SF of living area and 6 rooms, full basement area, 1 full bath, framed open porches, 288 SF garage, open front metal covered building, and other amenities. ESTIMATED GROSS TAXES: $637.60 AUCTION TERMS AND CONDITIONS: The sale price of Tract # 1 will be determined by taking 152.15 Acres times the final price bid per acre. The sale price of Tract #2 will be determined by the final bid price in total dollar amount. 10% down payment on auction day with a closing occurring on or before April 22, 2011. Date to be determined by Sellers in accordance with the specific terms of the Agreement to Purchase. Your bidding is not conditional upon financing, so be sure you have arranged financing, if needed and are capable of paying cash at closing. Possession shall be given at closing. Buyer will have full possession of the crop land for the 2011 crop year. The closing will be handled by Vriezelaar Law Firm - 613 Pierce Street, P.O. Box 1557, Sioux City, Iowa 51102, Attn: Ryan C. Ross Attorney at Law, Telephone: (712) 252-3226 Fax: (712) 252-4873 Email: email@example.com PROCEDURE: The Property will be offered in 2 individual tracts. There will be open bidding on both individual tracts as determined by the Auctioneers.
Thee Estatee off Hazell M.. Benettii - Seller Dean L. Meine Attorney at Law - Executor, Ph: 712-258-1415 Auction Conducted By: McCall Auctions and Real Estate, Onawa, Iowa, 712-423-1901
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Unreserved Auction www.bigiron.com ONLINE INTERNET ONLY Wednesday, March 23, 2011 First Lots Scheduled to Close at 10:00 AM Central Time NO BUYERS PREMIUM FEE & NO RESERVES!! First Farms - 402-669-1148, Treynor, IA 92 Rhino 3500 3 Pt Rear Blade Country Welding TR14 14 ft. Box Scraper Degelman 7200 14-1AT 14' Dozer Blade Earl May - 712-246-1020 Ext. 2240, Shenandoah, IA Hyster S25A Forklift, 3026 Hrs. (2) Hyster H25E Forklifts, 4300/9622 Hrs. (2) Clark C500Y20 Forklifts, 4392/4159 Hrs. Yale GLP020UA079P Forklift, 6264 Hrs. Ford F250 Super Duty Truck Box
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â€˘ Howard L. Jensen Estate Toy Tractor & Pedal Tractor Auction,11 a.m. Veterans Auditorium,1104 Morningview Dr., Harlan, IA. Osborn Auction LLC (D) â€˘ Boone & Redâ€™s Siding Public Auction, 12 noon, Main Street, Dow City. (D)
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SATURDAY, APRIL 2 â€˘ Auction, 520 East Lincoln, Missouri Valley, IA. 5.71 acres with shop and office. East edge of Missouri Valley on Hwy. 30. Charles Ferris Estate, Owner. Spencer Auction Co., Ed Spencer. (D) â€˘ IBC Bull Sale, Located at Anita Livestock Auction, Anita, IA, 11 a.m. weigh ups; 12:30 p.m. feeders, Bernard Vais and Jesse Vais, Auctioneers. (AUD) â€˘ 5-1/2 Acres of Commercial Property with shop and office located on Hwy. 30 on the east edge of Missouri Valley. Belonging to the Charlie Ferris Estate. Ed Spencer Auction & Real Estate. (D)
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Offers at Auction March 30, 2011 • 10 AM Renwick, IA Library • 160 Acres located 4 miles East of Renwick 155.1 till 80.5 CSR Privately: 80 Acres timber near Eagle Grove, IA - $2,500 Acre 80 Acres Norway Twnp Humboldt Co. w/home, machine shed, older hog bldgs., 77.2 CSR AUCTIONEER: Eugene Ryerson (515) 448-3079 office Gene’s Cell 515-689-3714 • Eagle Grove, IA www.ryersonauctionrealtyltd.com 1-IFR3 (IFR3_2011-RYERSON) RM
CARROLL MACHINERY AUCTION 712-792-3170
Our Next Sale Will Be FRIDAY, APRIL 8th All types of clean, useable machinery remains in strong demand. This will also be our ANNUAL LAWN EQUIPMENT SALE. Complete farm sales also accepted. DEADLINE FOR COMPLETE ADVERTISING IS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30TH.
John & Karen Scharfenkamp, Owners and Managers, 712-822-5589 or 712-830-7731 Randy Drees, Assistant Manager & Yard Man 712-830-5777
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With grain prices near record levels, this would bea great time to sell.
CALL NOW TO CONSIGN Machinery, Livestock Equip. & More Saturday, April 2, 9:30 A.M. 6 mi. east of Hinton, IA on C- 60 Advertising deadline March. 14th Early consignments: JD3010; JD A, B & G; IH460; 10 wheel rake; Full line of contractors concrete equip.;1997 ProAngler Spectrum 19’ boat; much more. August sale over 1,500 buyers for all types of Tractors- Combines- Farm, Livestock & Antique. Equipment, Lawn Equip., Tools & much more.
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Preliminary results available from forage testing project Thanks to an excess of rainfall this past summer, many producers had difficulty getting hay made in a timely manner, which resulted in over-mature forage. As forages mature, they decrease in both energy and protein, and over-mature forage can lead to long-term negative consequences in the herd, according to Iowa State University (ISU) Extension beef program specialist Denise Schwab. With this in mind, the Iowa Beef Center requested help and financial assistance from ISU's Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture, the Iowa Forage and Grassland Council, and the Southern Iowa Forage and Livestock Committee to initiate a forage testing project, Schwab said. â€œAs of mid-January, more than 400 samples had been submitted to Dairyland Labs as part of this project, with about 350 of those samples being conventional beef cow hay or corn stalks,â€? Schwab stated. â€œThe test results are important to producers.â€? A quick look at the data shows that 13 percent of the samples were below 50 percent total digestible
nutrients (TDN) and another 34 percent were between 50 percent and 55 percent TDN. â€œWhile many variables can affect the beef cowâ€™s nutrient requirements, the full feed of these hays would be considered â€˜marginalâ€™ to â€˜deficientâ€™ in meeting the needs of the average pregnant beef cow during the winter months,â€? Schwab said. â€œAnother method of looking at forage quality is based on Relative Feed Value (RFV), with 100 being equivalent to full bloom alfalfa hay. Of the hays tested, 78 percent were below 100 RFV, meaning thereâ€™s a need for energy supplementation in those diets.â€? What do these results mean to the cattle producer? At the very least, Schwab explained, conventional hay feeding programs may not be providing the required nutrients for late gestation cows, meaning some form of energy supplementation is required. â€œIf your forages haven't been tested for nutrient content, it's critical that you closely monitor the body condition of your cows. Ideally, each cow
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would have a body condition score of 6 at calving time to improve the likelihood of her cycling and rebreeding for next year,â€? she said. â€œKeep in mind that first cutting hay made in June is likely to be deficient in energy for the gestating beef cow and likely would need significant supplementation.â€? If you have questions on winter feeding of the beef cow or are interested in having your forages tested, contact an ISU Extension beef program specialist. To find a specialist, log onto www.extension.iastate.edu/ag/fsbeef/New%20files /fsbeef.html. The Iowa Beef Center (IBC) was established in 1996 with the goal of supporting the growth and vitality of the stateâ€™s beef cattle industry. It comprises faculty and staff from ISU Extension, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and College of Veterinary Medicine, and works to develop and deliver the latest research-based information regarding the beef cattle industry. For more information about IBC, visit www.iowabeefcenter.org.
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The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is seeking nominations for the 2011 Master Pork Producer and Environmental Steward awards. The Iowa Master Pork Producer Award program began in 1942 and is a joint effort between IPPA and Iowa State University Extension to recognize Iowa pork producers who show expertise in their segment of the production cycle, an understanding of current industry issues and demonstrate the ethical principles of pork production as outlined in the We Care responsible pork initiative. The Iowa Environmental Steward Award recognizes producers who go above and beyond in environmental stewardship. Applicants are reviewed in the areas of soil and water conservation, air quality, community and neighbor relations, wildlife habitat and other production innovations. Nomination forms and instructions for both award programs can be accessed at iowapork.org or by contacting IPPA. Nominations must be postmarked by August 1 for consideration. Both award programs follow the core principles of the pork industry’s We Care responsible pork initiative to produce safe food, protect and promote animal well-being, protect public health, safeguard natural resources, provide a safe work environment and contribute to a better quality of life in our communities. All award recipients will be recognized at the 2012 Iowa Pork Congress in January and be highlighted in IPPA publications and at industry events. In addition, the Environmental Steward Award recipient will receive a $500 cash award and be nominated for the National Pork Industry Environmental Steward Award, sponsored by the National Pork Board and National Hog Farmer. “Iowa’s pork producers represent some of the most efficient, innovative and adaptive in the industry,” said Tyler Bettin, IPPA producer education director. “It is important that we continue to recognize the efforts of our best and brightest producers. Doing this helps show consumers our commitment to the environment and production of safe food while also educating other producers on best management practices and industry opportunities.” For additional information regarding Master Pork Producer and Environmental Steward award programs, contact Tyler Bettin at 800-372-7675 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Construction for practices like terraces and grassed waterways has typically been limited to early spring and late fall, but thanks to the Summer Constructive Incentives program through USDA, Iowa farmers can hire contractors to build in the summer and early fall. Farmers who choose this option can’t plant their typical cash crop in areas needed to facilitate construction. They are required to plant a temporary cover crop, such as rye or winter-killed oats, in that area to control soil erosion and help suppress weeds. To offset lost income, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will make a one-time payment of $200 per acre to farmers through the Summer Construction Incentive which is funded by the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP). Construction must occur between June 15 and October 15. Rick McBroom, a farmer and construction contractor in Lucas County, completed three sets of terraces on his own farmland last summer through the program. “So often our springs are too wet and our falls have too short of a window to get terraces constructed,” he said. “Without this incentive I don’t think we would ever get all of the work done that needs get done to protect our soils from erosion.” Kristy York, Area Program Specialist for NRCS in Atlantic, says this four-month window provides better construction weather and contractor availability. It also allows larger projects to get accomplished in a single year. “It’s a very efficient way to get conservation on the ground,” she said. “We often use the
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FOR SALE - CONT’D WANTED TO BUY ID - NEW HOLLAND'S-ALL MODELS, CAN NE - DIRT OR MANURE BUCKET HEAD FOR DELIVER/FINANCE/ TRADE. WWW. F10 LOADER, NEEDS TO HAVE ORANGE BALEWAGON. COM, (208) 880-2889 FRAMEWORK W/GRAPPLE, (308) 587-2344 1030 - OTHER- HAY & FORAGE FOR SALE IA - 3 PT 90" GNUSE BUCKET, $1,250.00, WANTED TO BUY NE - HAYBUSTER GEAR BOX FOR 1600 (712) 299-6608 1105 - DISKS STACKER, BEDROLLERS, PUSH OFF ASSEMBLY, A FEW OTHER PARTS, (308) 587FOR SALE 2344 NE - DISK BLADES AND BEARINGS, (308) FOR SALE 587-2344 NE - HAY PROBE FOR TESTING, (308) 587- IA - 3 PT OR PULL TANDEM DISKS, 6'-18', 2344 (712) 299-6608 IA - JD HAYLOADER, (712) 299-6608 1106 - PLOWS AND SWEEP PLOWS IA - ROTARY CUTTERS, 5', 6'& 7', $375 TO FOR SALE $1475, (712) 299-6608 KS - FLEX KING 4X5' SWEEP PLOW, GOOD 1101 - TRACTORS CONDITION, $1,100.00, (620) 865-2541 WANTED TO BUY NE - NEW FLEX KING PICKER WHEELS, (308) NE - MF 35, 50, 65, 135, 235, 245, OR 255 995-5515 NE - IH 560, 6-16'S WITH HARROW, LIKE TRACTOR, (402) 678-2277 NE - BUYING TRACTORS FOR SALVAGE - NEW, $950.00, (308) 874-4562 MOST MAKES AND MODELS, (800) 582- IA - HEAVY DUTY CHISEL PLOW, 3-POINT. 4303 EXCELLENT CONDITION. 712-784-3452 MO - AC D17'S & UP, SALVAGE OR GOOD, 1109 - PLANTERS (816) 378-2015 FOR SALE MO - IH 560 TO 1566, SALVAGE OR GOOD, NE - NEW #92 IHC COVERING DISK (816) 378-2015 IA - JD 80 TRACTOR, $6,500 712-288-6442 ASSEMBLY, (308) 995-5515 IA - IHC SUPER WDR9 TRACTOR $4,500. 712- NE - LIFT ASSIST AND/OR TRANSPORT KIT FOR IHC LISTER/ PLANTER, ALSO GAUGE 288-6442 IA - IHC 560W,660D, SUPER WD6. 712-288- STRIPE WHEELS, (308) 995-5515 IA - NEW & USED KINZES, SORENSEN 6442 IA - JD 4840 EXCELLENT, IH 1086-GOOD, JD EQUIPMENT, HARLAN, IA, (712) 755-2455 KS - 1990 JD 7200, 16R30", 250 MONITOR, 455 30’ BEAN DRILL PHONE 712-790-0388 MARKERS, FERT, MARTINS, GOOD. $24,000, FOR SALE (620) 865-2541 IA - JD B'S 1937 TO 1950, (712) 299-6608 NE - IHC SEED DRUMS, (308) 995-5515 IA - IH NICE SUPER C W/LOADER, (712) 299- NE - MOORE BUILT 16 ROW PLANTER 6608 MARKERS: 308-380-7161, $2,750.00, (308) NE - IH DISGUSTED? HAVE SHIFTING DIFFI- 485-4486 CULTIES W/YOUR IH 706, 806, 1206, 4106, IA - 2009 JD PRO PLANTOR UNITS LIKE NEW 756, 856, 1256, 1456, 766, 966, 1066, 1466, $750.11 UNITS. STEVE NELSON 712-2491566, 786, 886, 986, 1086, 1486, 1586, 6354 3288, 3388, 3488, 3588, 3688, 3788, 1111 - DRILLS 6788?FOR A PERMANENT FIX, CALL WENZ SERVICE TO PRICE THE KIT FOR YOUR MODEL, (800) 808-7885 NE - NEW, USED AND REBUILT TRACTOR PARTS, MOST MAKES AND MODELS, (800) 582-4303 IA - IH, NICE SUPER C, (712) 299-6608 IA - OLIVER SUPER 88D, WF, PS, (712) 2996608 IA - OLIVER SUPER 77G, WF PS, (712) 2996608 IA - IH 300U, W/HYD BUCKET, $4,500.00, (712) 299-6608 NE - 8 HOLE 15" TRACTOR FRONT WHEELS, FITS IHC, (308) 587-2344 NE - JD 4020 W/ NEW TIRES, NEW DIESEL INJECTOR PUMP, (308) 478-5451 NE - 5010 JD HANCOCK SELF LOADING SCRAPER, OLDER UNIT, (308) 436-4369 IA - SUP A, H, M, MTA, 350, 460, 560 NICE TRACTORS, (712) 299-6608 NE - 2 JD DR WH & LIFT ASSIT 7300, CALL 308-360-0377 OR, (308) 282-1330 IA - C-AC W/BELLY MOWERS, $1850 TO $2850, (712) 299-6608 KS - FORD 2N WITH 5' WOODS BELLY MOWER, $2,900.00, (620) 865-2541 NE - JD TRACTOR 90-125 HP, (402) 7262488 NE - IHC 706 FOR SALVAGE, (308) 269-2586 NE - 4, 18 X 4 X 38 BIAS-PLY TRACTOR TIRES, (308) 269-2586 1102 - LOADERS FOR SALE IA - SEVERAL LOADERS OFF JD 3010-4020, (712) 299-6608 NE - JD 726 LDR, 7000 SERIES MOUNT, MIDMOUNT CONNECT ALWAYS SHEDDED, LIKE NEW, CALL 308-380-7161 OR, (308) 485-4486 NE - MOUNTING BRACKETS FOR 640 LOADER FOR 6000 SERIES TRACTOR CALL 308-380-7161 OR, (308) 485-4486 NE - THIRD FUNCTION HYD LINE AND HOSES FOR A JD 740 LOADER, CALL 308-380-7161 OR, (308) 485-4486 www.iowafarmandranch.com www.iowafarmandranch.com
FOR SALE NE - !! ROUND CAPS !! THE ULTIMATE GRAIN DRILL PRESS WHEEL CAP! COVERS COMPLETE FACE OF WHEEL. CONVERTS V FACED WHEELS TO ROUND FACE FOR BETTER FLOTATION & DEPTH CONTROL. PERFECT FIT! EASY TO INSTALL! DON YUNG DISTRIBUTING, KIMBALL, NE., (308) 2352718 NE - KRAUSE 3PT DRILL, MODEL 5215, DOUBLE DISC, (402) 683-5395 KS - 30" HOE AIR SEEDER DRILL $3500. 40' DISC AIR SEEDER DRILL, $14,000, (785) 8710711 NE - 150 & 7100 DRILLS, FERT. BOXES, BLACK HEAVY DUTY WHEELS, DBL HITCH, TRANSPORTS & PARTS, (308) 995-5515 1112 - ROTARY HOE FOR SALE NE - 30 FOOT JD ROTARY HOE CALL FOR DETAILS, (308) 882-4588 IA - JOHN DEEREMODEL 400, 6 ROW 3POINT ROTARY HOE. $395. PHONE 712-4852440 IA - CIH 181 MT 30 1/2 FT HYDRAULIC FOLD ROTARY HOE ALWASYS SHEDDED, NICE SHAPE $2500 OR OBO OSLEOLA COUNTY CELL 712-539-1772 1113 - CULTIVATORS WANTED TO BUY NE - WANTED GOERTZEN RIDGING WINGS AND SWEEPS CALL 308-380-7161 OR, (308) 485-4486 FOR SALE SD - 3-PT 8R FLAT FOLD, $1,500.00, (605) 386-2131 NE - IHC GO-DIG PARTS, (308) 995-5515 NE - 4 ROW ORTHMAN TOOL BAR, CAN BE USED TO CULTIVATE OR RIDGE, (308) 3900642 NE - HAWKINS 12 ROW HILLER (DITCHER), (308) 882-4588 NE - 12 ROW CULTIVATOR, (308) 882-4588 NE - 8 ROW WIDE ALL WEATHERALL MODEL 2700 CULTIVATOR, NEAR NEW $1500, (402) 385-2698
March 2011 1114 - SPRAYERS FOR SALE KS - 1600 GAL. FLOATER. 3000 WET BOOM SPRAYER, $4,500.00, (785) 871-0711 NE - 2-200 GALLON SADDLE TANKS, FITS 4450, (308) 478-5451 NE - 1984 MERTZ 3250 FLOATER, 1600 GAL TANK, (402) 683-5395 NE - IHC TRUCK FLOATER W/8 TON DRY BOX, (402) 683-5395 NE - JD 25A, 3 PT. HITCH, 150 GAL, 20" BOOM, (308) 587-2344 NE - CENTURY 500 GALLON PULL BETWEEN, $800.00, (402) 787-2244 1115 - SHREDDERS FOR SALE NE - 20' BESLER STALK CHOPPER, CALL 308-360-0377 OR, (308) 282-1330 1117 - FIELD CULTIVATORS FOR SALE NE - HINIKER 25', (402) 726-2488 1119 - ROD WEEDER FOR SALE KS - USED PARTS OFF 45' MILLER ROD WEEDER, DRIVES, TEETH, RODS, ETC. ALL FOR $500, (620) 865-2541 1120 - FERTILIZER EQUIPMENT FOR SALE KS - SURE CROP QUALITY LIQUID FERTILIZERS. APPLY PRE-PLANT, DUAL, AT PLANTING SIDE-DRESS, FOLIAR OR IRRIGATION. "ASSURING CROP SUCCESS FOR YOU". DELIVERY DIRECT TO YOUR FARM. ASSURE CROP - SENECA, KS, (800) 6354743 NE - ANHYDROUS 10 KNIFE, 36", COVERING DISC, $1,000.00, (402) 545-2255 1130 - TRACTORS,TILL. OTHER FOR SALE NE - FRONT WEIGHTS FOR CASE IH MAGNUM, (308) 995-5515 NE - HYDRAULIC CYLINDERS, HOSES & PTO PUMPS, (308) 587-2344 IA - 3 PT CARRIERS, $175 TO $575, (712) 299-6608 TX - NEW & USED FARM EQUIPMENT AND NEW & USED PARTS. SALVAGE YARD FOR TRACTORS & FARM EQUIPMENT. KADDATZ AUCTIONEERING & EQUIPMENT SALES. KADDATZEQUIPMENT. COM, (254) 5823000 1201 - ENGINES/MOTORS FOR SALE NE - 413 CHRYSLER FOR SALVAGE, (308) 995-5515 NE - OIL COOLER FOR 354 PERKINS, (308) 467-2335 NE - USED VEE BELTS: 3-IHC C176" $15 EA; 4 GATES C240" $20 EA; 3 DAYCO C240" $15 EA; 4 DAYCO C270" $15 EA 1 DAYCO C116 $10 EA; 1 DAYCO 94" X 1 1/4" WIDE $10, (308) 624-2177 NE - USED 460 CU IN ENGINE WITH NEW HIGH PRESSURE BERKELEY PUMP, (800) 554-8715 1202 - PUMPS FOR SALE NE - 10" WLR BOWLS, (308) 995-5515 NE - 5 NEW PTO PUMPS IN STOCK, (800) 284-7066 NE - 3X4 BERKELEY PUMPS, PRIMING VALVES AVAILABLE, (402) 364-2592 NE - USED MANURE PUMP, BETTER BUILT, (800) 554-8715 NE - USED BERKELEY PTO PUMPS & SUCTION EQUIPMENT, (800) 554-8715 NE - 8 USED BERKELEY PTO PUMPS IN STOCK, (800) 284-7066 NE - BERKELEY FLOATER PUMP, (800) 2847066 KS - JD 4 CYLINDER W/CORNELL PUMP ON A CART, RUNS GREAT, $4,500.00, (785) 221-8173 1203 - PIPE FOR SALE NE - 8" TEXFLO 20" GATES, ALL KINDS OF FITTINGS, (308) 995-5515 NE - 6" BAND & LATCH MAIN LINE, (308) 995-5515 NE - 6" PLAIN PIPE, ALUM AND PLASTIC, (308) 946-3396 NE - 10" X 20" PVC, (308) 946-3396 NE - USED 6" AND 10" PVC, CALL FOR LENGTHS, (308) 946-3396 NE - 6" ALUM MAIN LINE PIPE, HOOK & BAND, (308) 946-3396 NE - 6" X 20" GATED ALUMINUM, (308) 9463396 NE - 8" X 20" ALUMINUM GATED, (308) 9463396 NE - 10" X 20" ALUMINUM GATED PIPE, (308) 946-3396 NE - 8"X 30' PLAIN ALUMINUM PIPE, (308) 946-3396 NE - USED 8"X20" PVC PIPE, (308) 9463396
Iowa Farm and Ranch 1203 - PIPE FOR SALE - CONT’T NE - 60 LINKS OF GATED, 20" X 30', (308) 478-5451 NE - 8" MAIN LINE HASTINGS, (308) 9955515 NE - 9" MAIN LINE RING LOCK, (308) 9955515 NE - 9" MAIN LINE HIGH PRESS, (308) 9955515 NE - 5000' 6" HP RINGLOCK PIPE, (800) 284-7066 NE - 10" & 8" IRRIGATION PIPE SHUT-OFF VALVES & FITTING, (402) 726-2488 NE - PIPE TRAILER, (402) 726-2488 1205 - GENERATOR WANTED TO BUY NE - USED WINPOWER PTO GENERATORS, (308) 775-3298 FOR SALE NE - WINPOWER - NEW & USED PTO GENERATORS, (308) 775-3298 IA - WINCO PTO GENERATORS, CALL US FOR PRICE BEFORE YOU BUY! HARVEY AT EDEN SUPPLY 8AM - 10PM., (515) 679-4081 1206 - GEAR HEADS FOR SALE NE - 150 HP GEARHEAD, 6 RATIO, (308) 995-5515 NE - AMARILLO GEARHEADS: 110HP 4:3 $700, 80 HP 6:5 $700, 70 HP 4:5 $650, 50 HP 1:1 $700, 50 HP 4:5 $600, (308) 6242177 NE - GEAR DRIVE REPAIR- AMARILLO WARRANTY CENTER. REPAIR ALL MAKES/MODELS. 35 YEARS EXPERIENCE. CALL FOR FREE ESTIMATES. CENTRAL IRRIGATION, (402) 723-5824 NE - US MOTORS GEARHEADS 90HP 4:3 $450, 70HP 2:3 $400, 30HP 4:3 $300, (308) 624-2177 NE - DERAN/RANDOLPH GEARHEAD 100HP 4:3 $500, PEERLESS GEARHEAD 2:3 $300, (308) 624-2177 1207 - PIVOTS FOR SALE NE - 1998 4 TOWER T-L PIVOT, (308) 9463396 NE - 10 TOWER REINKE PIVOT, (800) 2847066 NE - 7 TOWER ZIMMATIC MODEL 307 WITH VALLEY TOWER BOXES AND CONTROL PANEL, $10,000.00, (308) 636-8349 1208 - TRAVELER SYSTEMS FOR SALE NE - NEW OCMIS HH: 4" X 1312', (800) 2847066 NE - NEW GREENFIELDS, 6 NEW CADMAN HARD HOSE, 5 USED HARD HOSE TRAVELERS, 9 USED SOFT HOSE, (800) 284-7066 NE - HEINZMAN TRAVELER WITH HOSE, (308) 390-0642 1209 - PUMPS WITH MOTORS FOR SALE NE - 3/4 BERKELEY PUMPS WITH PRIMING VALVES, ATTACHED TO YOUR CHOICE OF INDUSTRIAL 300 FORD OR 262 ALLIS W/RADIATORS, AND CARTS, (402) 3642592 1230 - IRRIGATION MISC. FOR SALE WI - SERVING THE MIDWEST WITH COMPLETE IRRIGATION EQUIPMENT, ALL TYPES, NEW & USED. CONTACT ROBERTS IRRIGATION COMPANY AT 1500 POST ROAD, PLOVER, WI 54467, (800) 434-5224 NE - 8" SURGE VALVE, (308) 946-3396 NE - ORTHMAN 3-PT PIVOT TRACK CLOSER, EXCELLENT COND, (308) 390-0642 NE - PIVOTS, HARD & SOFT HOSE TRAVELERS, PUMPS, WHEEL ROLLS, FITTINGS, PVC UNDERGROUND FITTINGS, NEW AND USED, "YOUR COMPLETE IRRIGATION HEADQUARTERS" NORTHERN AGRISERVICES INC, HENDERSON, NEBRASKA 68371, (402) 723-4501, (800) 554-8715 1301 - COMBINES AND ACCESSORIES FOR SALE OK - REBUILT COMBINE SIEVES. NEW REEL BATS, GALVANIZED AND BLACK CELL 580525-1265 OR, (580) 361-2265 KS - NH TR98, 2000 SEP HRS, 30' 73C FLEX HEAD, (620) 340-3358 OK - C-IH 1480, 810 24' HEAD CELL 580525-1265, $10,000.00, (580) 361-2265 OK - TR85 NEW HOLLAND, 3208 CAT, 24' HEADER CELL 580- 525-1265, $5,000.00, (580) 361-2265 NE - IH 1440 COMBINE WITH 3400 HRS., (308) 269-2586 NE - PARTS FOR 1680 CLEANING SYSTEM, CALL FOR LIST, (308) 269-2586 OK - 1988 1680 IHC, STANDARD ROTOR, 3045 X 32 TIRES, $15,000 CELL 580-5251265 OR, (580) 361-2265
1301 - COMBINES AND ACCESSORIES FOR SALE - CONT’D OK - '82 GLEANER N6, 24' HEADER CELL 580-525-1265, $7,500.00, (580) 361-2265 OK - R70 GLEANOR, 2689 ENGINE HRS, 1904 SEPARATOR HRS, $20,000 CELL 580525-1265 OR, (580) 361-2265 1302 - COMBINE HEADS FOR SALE SD - WE REBUILD COMBINE & WINDROWER HEADER AUGERS TO LIKE NEW CONDITION. PONCELET'S WELDING, RAMONA, SD. (605) 480-4860 OR, (605) 482-8405 KS - SHELBOURNE 20' STRIPPER HEADER, $5,500.00, (785) 871-0711 KS - JD 918F PLATFORM HEAD, $6,000.00, (785) 255-4579 MO - '05 CASE-IH 2208 8R30 CORN HEAD, HYD DECK PLATES, FIELD TRACKER, KNIFE ROLLS, UNDER 3000 AC. USE, EXCELLENT CONDITION, $30,000.00, (660) 548-3804 NE - 1989 JD 843 CORN HEAD, OIL DRIVE, $5,950.00, (402) 545-2255 NE - IH 883 CORN HEAD, RECONDIDTIONED, $3,350.00, (402) 545-2255 NE - IH 863 CORN HEAD, NICE, $2,250.00, (402) 545-2255 OK - MACDON 960 36' DRAPER W/50 SERIES JD ADAPTER, BAT REEL, $12,500 CELL 580-525-1265 OR, (580) 361-2265 1305 - WAGONS/GRAVITY WAGONS FOR SALE IA - FLARE, BARGE & GRAVITY WAGONS $150 TO $1850, (712) 299-6608 IA - WAGON GEARS, STEEL, WOOD OR RUBBER TIRES, (712) 299-6608 1306 - GRAIN CARTS FOR SALE KS - BIG 12 GRAIN CART 400 BU. , EXTRA WIDE AXLE, $850.00, (785) 871-0711 1307 - GRAIN DRYERS FOR SALE NE - 1995 MC 1175, 1992 MC 1175, 1995 MC 970, 1989 MC 973, MC 975, MC 675, 3 FARM FANS, M&W 650, (800) 284-7066 NE - USED 2009 BROCK SQ20D, USED '05 SUPERB SE1000C, USED '05 SUPERB SE750C, 3 NEW BROCK DRYERS., (800) 284-7066 NE - USED FARM FANS 4" AIR SYSTEM, (800) 284-7066 NE - USED FARM FANS 5" AIR SYSTEM, (308) 282-1330 1310 - AUGERS
Page 29 1330 - GRAIN HARVEST OTHER FOR SALE - CONT’D NE - NEW & RECONDITIONED KONGSKILDE AIR GRAIN VAC EQUIPMENT, (800) 554-8715 NE - NEW ORTHMAN DRY BEAN CUTTERS, (308) 995-5515 NE - DMC MODEL 44 GRAIN CLEANER, (800) 284-7066 IL - ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A MOISTURE TESTER THAT WILL GIVE YOU FAST & ACCURATE RESULTS? THEN CALL US NOW & ASK ABOUT OUR MODEL 920 & 930. SHORE SALES. MOISTURETESTERS. COM, (800) 837-0863 OK - ROTEX GRAIN CLEANER, HAS CORN SCREENS RIGHT NOW, CELL 580-525-1265 OR, (580) 361-2265 1404 - SNOW BLOWERS FOR SALE IA - 3 PT SNOWBLOWERS, $1550 TO $2850, (712) 299-6608 1405 - SKID LOADERS FOR SALE NE - '04 CAT 226B SKIDSTER, W/CAB AIR/HEAT, 2100 HRS, $14,950.00, (402) 545-2255 1406 - LAWN MOWERS FOR SALE NE - HIS & HERS MOWERS, MADE BY DEINES CORP, BOTH HAVE 48" FRONT DECKS, 1 W/BAGGER, 1 W/DUMP BOX, BOTH W/BRAND NEW 14 HP TECUMSEH ENGINES, HEAVY DUTY MOWERS, EXCELLENT. ALSO LOTS OF SPARE PARTS, (308) 390-0642 NE - WORKHORSE LAWN TRACTOR W/SIDE PULL TYPE MOWER W/ BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE, WILL MOW TALL GRASS, PRACTICALLY NEW. REEL TYPE MOWER FOR SHORT GRASS, 10' WIDE SWATH. CAN BE PULLED BEHIND 4 WHEELER OR WORKHORSE TRACTOR, (308) 390-0642 1407 - ELECTRIC MOTORS FOR SALE NE - COMPLETE LINE OF SHEAVES, BEARINGS, DRIVES, & MOTORS, (402) 3870347 1408 - DAIRY EQUIPMENT WANTED TO BUY WI - USED BULK MILK TANKS, ALL SIZES, (800) 558-0112 1412 - SHOP TOOLS,WELDERS, ETC
FOR SALE NE - SPEED KING 52' 8" WITH ELECTRIC MOTOR, (308) 478-5451 NE - MAYRATH 55' GRAIN AUGER, 8" W/ ELECTRIC MOTOR, (308) 478-5451 NE - HUTCHINSON BIN OR TRUCK FILL AUGER, 8-10", PORTABLE, WITH SPECIAL ORDER OF 1/4" THICK FLIGHTING. "BIG WINTER DISCOUNTS", (402) 649-6711 NE - 04 PECK, 76' X 10" WITH SWING HOPPER, $5,750.00, (402) 787-2244 1313 - GRAIN STORAGE UNITS
WANTED TO BUY NE - 110V WELDING ROD DRYING OVEN, (308) 587-2344 FOR SALE KS - METAL BENCH LATHE 3 JAW CHUCK, 5 1/2" SWING, $200.00, (785) 778-2962 KS - BRAKE DRUM/ROTOR TURNING LATHE, $110.00, (785) 778-2962
FOR SALE NE - 8" AERATION TUBING AND AERATION FANS, (308) 995-5515 NE - BULK HEAD FOR 51' CURVET, (308) 995-5515 NE - SINGLE PHASE MOTORS, (308) 9955515 NE - BROCK BINS & GRAIN HANDLING EQUIPMENT, EPS & BEHLEN BLDG SYSTEMS, BUCKLEY STEEL, AINSWORTH, NE, (402) 387-0347 1315 - COMBINE TRAILERS
• Heavy duty cast iron, no alum., 3-5 & 10 h.p. elec. Disc valves, not Reed valves, rod inserts, 2 stage, 60-80-120 & 200 gal. All compressors priced delivered.
North Central Air 619 S. Morgan, Downs, KS
785-454-3409 1430 - OTHER EQUIPMENT
FOR SALE SK - COMBINE TRAILERS: TRAILTECH OR JANTZ, SINGLE & DOUBLE. HYDRAULIC FOLD HEAD TRANSPORTS. FLAMAN SALES, BOX 280, SOUTHEY, SK, CANADA S0G 4P0, (306) 726-4403 1330 - GRAIN HARVEST OTHER
FOR SALE NE - ELSTON GOPHER MACHINE, (308) 5872344 IA - WWW. WHEELRAKE. COM, (712) 3662114 KS - ORTHMAN & BUCKEYE FRONT 3 PT HITCHES, $1500 EACH., (620) 865-2541 1501 - ALFALFA HAY
WANTED TO BUY NE - CHICAGO FANS, (308) 995-5515 FOR SALE NE - 8" AERATION TUBES, FANS, TUNNELS FOR CONCRETE FLOORS, (308) 995-5515 NE - GSI GRAIN BINS, GRAIN HANDLING EQUIPMENT, ALL KINDS, GSI FANS & HEATERS, PORTABLE GRAIN DRYERS, (800) 554-8715 IA - BEAN HEAD CART 20 -25 FT PREFER TRICYCLE TYPE. 641-425-6139 IA - GEHL 100 GRINDER MIXER. 712-3682588 IA - MIDWEST PNEUMATIC. BRANDT, CONVEYAIR, REM, VACBOSS, HANDLAIR. NEW, RECOND, PTO OR ENG DRIVEN, PUMPS, AIR LOCKS, PIPE, PARTS, SERVICE. 5 YR LEASE OR LOAN AT 7. 1%. 40+ UNITS IN STOCK. OUR HIGH VOLUME MEANS YOUR BEST DEAL! WE DELIVER! MACEDONIA, IA, (800) 480-2487
WANTED TO BUY IA - QUALITY SML OR LG SQ ALFALFA OR MIXED IN SEMI LOADS, (641) 658-2738 WI - HIGH QUALITY 2ND, 3RD, 4TH CUTTING. SMALL, 3X3, 3X4, 4X4 BALES, DON CHRISTIANSON, (877) 781-7765 FOR SALE NE - ALFALFA, 4X4X8 BALES, DAIRY QUALITY, SHEDDED & TARPED, HAMEL HAY CO CELL 308-962-6399 HOME, (308) 9625474 NE - GRINDING QUALITY ALFALFA IN LG RD BALES, HAMEL HAY CO CELL 308-9626399 HOME, (308) 962-5474 NE - HORSE QUALITY IN SM SQ BALES, SHEDDED & TARPED HAMEL HAY CO CELL 308-962-6399 HOME, (308) 962-5474 NE - HYDRAFORK CUSTOM GRINDING, GROUND HAY DELIVERIES, NILSEN HAY CO. HAZARD, NE, (308) 452-4400
1501 - ALFALFA HAY FOR SALE - CONT’D NE - 1ST, 2ND, & 3RD CUTTING OF ALFALFA HAY, (308) 882-4588 OR - TEST MOISTURE. HAY, GRAIN, SILAGE, SOIL, WOOD, WINDROW TESTER. BALE STROKE COUNTER. MOISTURE READ OUT AS YOU BALE! WWW. LEHMANFARMS. NET, (503) 434-1705 KS - ALFALFA, DANNY BOY HAY GRAZER, BERMUDA GRASS, CRABGRASS & PASTURE COW HAY. DELIVER AVAILABLE. CELL:620243-3768 OR OFFICE:, (620) 842-3237 NE - LG RNDS, EXCELLENT, NET WRAPPED, DELIV. AVAILABLE, (402) 525-0858 SD - BIG ROUNDS NET WRAPPED, $65, (605) 204-0635 SD - ALFALFA/GRASS MIX, BIG ROUNDS, NET WRAPPED, $60, (605) 204-0635 KS - BG ROUNDS & BG SQ. RFV 120-160. CELL:, (785) 632-0280 SD - 2ND CUTTING ALFALFA, HAY TESTS AVAILABLE., (605) 892-3495 NE - ORGANIC ALFALFA. ROUND OR SMALL SQUARES, (402) 336-7841 SD - 1ST, 2ND, 3RD CUTTING, ROUNDS, DELIVERED SEMI LOADS. DON'T PAY UNTIL MARCH, 2011. BELLE FOURCHE, SD, (605) 892-3834 SD - BIG ROLLS, BIG SQUARES, ALFALFA & GRASS, DELIVERY AVAILABLE, (605) 4811893 1502 - PRAIRIE HAY FOR SALE IA - LARGE RD & BIG SQ BALES GOOD QUALITY GRASS HAY, DELIVERED IN SEMI LOADS ONLY, (641) 658-2738 NE - LARGE ROUND & SMALL SQUARE BALES PRAIRIE HAY, CALL EARLY AM OR LATE PM, (308) 894-6743 KS - TOP QUALITY SM SQ, CAN DELIVER SEMI LOAD LOTS, (785) 528-3779 KS - TOP QUALITY 4X4X8 SQ, CAN DELIVER SEMI LOAD LOTS, (785) 528-3779 KS - BALED 4X8, SM SQ OR BIG ROUNDS, (620) 625-2402 KS - 2008 BROME BIG ROUND BALES, (785) 935-2480 NE - CERTIFIED MEADOW HAY, BIG ROUND BALES, HORSES, CATTLE, MULCH, (308) 587-2344 KS - 150 BALES MIXED BROME/PRAIRIE HAY, NOT CRP, NO THISTLE OR BINDWEED, NET WRAPPED, $60/TON FOB, (785) 7315190 NE - EXCELLENT QUALITY LG RD PRAIRIE HAY BALES, NET WRAP, NO RAIN, (308) 348-2234 KS - GOOD 5' ROUNDS, $60/TON. NEAR ANDOVER, KANSAS. DELIVERY AVAILABLE., (316) 371-0812 NE - LG RNDS GRASS, EXCELLENT, NET WRAPPED, DELIVERY AVAILABLE, (402) 525-0858 KS - CRP HAY, 3X3X8, GOOD QUALITY, (785) 432-1976 SD - 1ST CUTTING, ALFALA/GRASS MIX. HAY TESTS AVAILABLE, (605) 892-3495 1503 - BROME HAY FOR SALE KS - HORSE QUALITY: 3X3, WEED/MOLD FREE. AVG. 780 LBS, (785) 255-4579 NE - 400 NET WRAPPED BROME CRP ROUND BALES, 1500#'S, QUALITY HAY, (402) 300-1256 1505 - STRAW WANTED TO BUY IA - GOOD CLEAN, BRIGHT SM SQ IN SEMI LOADS, (641) 658-2738 1512 - SEED FOR SALE TX - FORAGE-TYPE TRITICALE SEED, CALL GAYLAND WARD SEEDS, (800) 299-9273 IA - BUYER & SELLER OF PRAIRIE GRASS & WILDFLOWER SEED, OSENBAUGH SEEDS, LUCAS, IA., (800) 582-2788 KS - TRITICALE SEED, A+ QUALITY, VOLUME DISCOUNT. DELIVERY AVAILABLE. CALL BROCK BAKER @, (800) 344-2144 1519 - CORNSTALK BALES FOR SALE NE - 2000 TON, 3X4X8, NEAR MINDEN & LEWELLEN, NE., (308) 832-1563 1530 - HAY & GRAIN OTHER WANTED TO BUY KS - BUYING DAMAGED GRAIN, FREE INSPECTIONS, VAC AVAILABLE, ANYTHING CONSIDERED, (785) 726-3503 FOR SALE IA - WWW. REPLACEMENTRAKEWHEELS. COM, (712) 366-2114 IL - MADISON COUNTY AG AUCTION, BETHALTO, IL. HAY & STRAW AUCTION EVERY SATURDAY AT 11 AM THRU MARCH, SELLING WIDE VARIETY OF SM & LG SQ, RND BALES & STRAW. MIKE HAMILTON 618410-4293;, (618) 462-5556
Page 30 1806 - GRINDER MIXERS FOR SALE IA - IH 950, $950.00, (712) 299-6608 1807 - HAY GRINDERS/PROCESSORS FOR SALE MN - HAYBUSTER 1150 TRUCK MOUNT GRINDERS, ENGINE GRINDERS, NEW/USED. PARTS SHIPPED DIRECT. BAKKOBROS. COM. (320) 278-3560, OR CELL, (320) 808-0471 NE - PARTED OUT JD 400 GRINDER/MIXER, IN & OUT AUGERS, GRINDER MILL W/PTO SHAFT, ALL W/SCREENS, (308) 467-2335 CO - TUB GRINDERS, NEW & USED (W/WARRANTY). OPERATE WELL W/70-175 HP TRACTORS, GRINDS WET HAY, TOUGH HAY & ALL GRAINS. HIGH CAPACITY. LOW PRICE. WWW. ROTOGRIND. COM, (800) 724-5498, (970) 353-3769 NE - '04 MIGHTY GIANT, 600 HP, 400 HRS ON MAJOR, NEW CLUTCH & MILL BEARINGS, 402-380-5320 OR, (402) 5287286 1813 - FEEDERS FOR SALE NE - BULK CAKE & GRAIN FEEDERS, (308) 587-2344 1815 - WATERERS FOR SALE NE - BULL TOUGH BOTTOMLESS HEAVY GAUGE STOCK TANKS, (402) 387-0347 NE - LIFETIME WATER TANKS, LIFETIME WARRANTY, TIRE TANKS ARE 20 PLY & UP. AUTOMATIC WATERERS, HAY BALE FEEDERS, 6' & 7' SNOW & MANURE YARD SCRAPERS, USA TIRE MANAGEMENT, WWW. USATIREPRODUCTS. COM, (800) 755-8473 MN - JUG LIVESTOCK WATERERS. THEJUGWATERER. COM, (320) 808-0471 1819 - WINDMILLS FOR SALE NE - REBUILT AIR MOTORS OR REPAIRS, (308) 587-2344 TX - VIRDEN PERMA-BILT CO. FARM & RANCH PRODUCTS: ROOF & TANK COATINGS, WINDMILL PARTS. SEND OR CALL FOR FREE CATALOG. 2821 MAYS AVE. -BOX7160FR AMARILLO, TX 79114-7160 WWW. VIRDENPRODUCTS. COM, (806) 3522761 NE - MONITOR PUMP JACK-CHOICE OF GAS & ELECTRIC MOTOR, $650.00, (308) 4364369 1820 - LIVESTOCK BEDDING FOR SALE NE - CORRUGATED WINDBREAK STEEL, 8 GAUGE THROUGH 20 GAUGE, (402) 3870347 1830 - LIVESTOCK OTHER WANTED TO BUY NE - 20' BULL WHIP, (308) 587-2344 KS - USED HOG OR SHEEP PANELS & GATES, (785) 778-2962 FOR SALE NE - SUCKER ROD 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", FOR FENCING CALL MY CELL: 308-870-1119, CALL FOR PRICE, (308) 732-3356 NE - WE ARE YOUR STAMPEDE LIVESTOCK EQUIPMENT DEALER. EMERSON EQUIPMENT. WHITMAN, NE, (308) 544-6421 KS - TIRE LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS: WATER TANKS, MINERAL FEEDERS, SILAGE COVER WEIGHTS. WWW. GEETIRE. COM, (785) 231-8397 NE - GOPHER CONTROL MACHINE, CALL 308-360-0377 OR, (308) 282-1330 1901 - FEEDER STEERS FOR SALE MO - WE SPECIALIZE IN LOCATING "QUALITY" FEEDER CATTLE, (816) 688-7887 1903 - OPEN HEIFERS FOR SALE NE - GELBVIEH AND BALANCER OPEN HEIFERS, (402) 879-4976 MO - QUALITY REPLACEMENT CATTLE LOCATORS - MAX HARGROVE, (816) 6887887 NE - YEARLING & 2 YEAR OLD VIRGIN REG ANGUS HEIFERS, (308) 569-2458 1904 - BRED HEIFERS FOR SALE NE - YOUNG COWS & BRED HEIFERS, AI'D TO ABS BULLS, AND CLEANED UP WITH SUMMITCREST BULLS, (308) 569-2458 1906 - BRED COWS FOR SALE NE - I'M DEALING ON COWS COMING OUT OF DROUGHT AREAS EVERY DAY. WWW. BREDCOWSWRIGHTLIVESTOCK. COM OR CALL, (308) 534-0939 1908 - COW CALF PAIRS FOR SALE NE - YEARLING & 2 YEAR OLD REG ANGUS COW/CALF PAIRS, (308) 569-2458
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FOR SALE NE - REGISTERED ANGUS, CELL: 308-8701119, (308) 732-3356 IA - CHAROLAIS BULLS, CALVING EASE, EXCELLENT DISPOSITION, ALL RECORDS, GOOD SELECTION. GENE BEDWELL 641449-3488 NE - 25 PB CHAROLAIS BULLS COMING 2S ALL RECORDS 40 YRS, (308) 995-5515 NE - GELBVIEH BULLS, RED & BLACK, 1 & 2 YR OLDS, (402) 879-4976 NE - (25) COMING 2 YR OLD CHAROLAIS BULLS(308) 567-2288, (308) 995-5515 NE - REG ANGUS BULLS, (402) 395-2178 NE - EASY CALVING, REG POLLED CHAROLAIS BULLS, (402) 395-2178 NE - REG ANGUS BULLS, 2 YEAR OLDS AND YEARLINGS, SONS OF 878, BLUEPRINT 202 AND TRAVELOR 722, (308) 569-2458 NE - PUREBRED ANGUS BULLS, YEARLINGS & 2 YR OLDS. TC TOTAL, OBJECTIVE, ONE WAY, & PENDLETON BLOODLINES. SCHULTE ANGUS RANCH. KEARNEY, NE. 308-7081839 OR, (308) 236-0761 MN - SOUTH DEVON/ANGUS BULLS-VERY MODERATE, MATERNAL, GAIN & EFFICIENCY TESTED. NO CORN. BULLS WORK GREAT FOR CONVENTIONAL OR GRASS PROGRAMS. GREAT MATERNAL BREEDS W/LOTS OF PUNCH FOR GROWTH IN ONE PKG. WWW. THOMPSONCATTLE. COM CALL 320-266-3098 OR, (801) 391-8989 1910 - SHOW STOCK FOR SALE NE - CLUB CALVES, "THE WINNING KIND", STEERS/HEIFERS, (402) 395-2178 1915 - SEMEN/EMBRYO/AI SERVICE FOR SALE NE - DBL BLACK DBL POLLED CALVING EASE GELBVIEH BULLS, (402) 879-4976 1916 - DAIRY HEIFERS FOR SALE WI - DAIRY EQUIP- STALLS, GATES, HEADLOCKS, TMR MIXERS, BARN CLEANERS, MANURE AUGERS/PUMPS, VENTILATION, ALLEY SCRAPERS. REASONABLY PRICE LONG LASTING EQUIP EQUALS VALUE. MEETING ALL DAIRYMEN'S NEEDS SINCE 1919. BERG EQUIPMENT CORP. WWW. BERGEQUIPMENT. COM, (800) 494-1738 1920 - MARCH PRODUCTION SALES NE - HALL RED ANGUS ANNUAL PRODUCTION SALE. 3/1/11. 1:30 PM, BURWELL LVSK MKT. SELLING 110 YRLNG RED ANGUS BULLS. WWW. HLHALLREDANGUS. COM, (308) 654-3220 KS - TOUGH. . . THAT'S WHAT LAFLIN'S CATTLE ARE. . . TOUGH! ANNUAL PRODUCTION SALE 3/4/11. NOON. AT THE RANCH, OLSBURG, KS. 90 STRONG, POWERFUL BEEF BULLS. COMING 2 YR OLDS, FALL YRLINGS, SPR YRLINGS. 50 FEMALES; HALTER BROKE SHOW HEIFERS, COWS, BRD HFRS, & CALVES., (785) 4683529 NE - JAGER FARMS SIMMENTALS 26TH ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE & PRIVATE TREATY SALE. SAT, MARCH 12TH, 2011 AT THE FARM LOCATED 1. 5 MI. E OF HAZARD, NE ON HWY 2. OVER 50 POLLED, STOUT, GROWTHY, PERFORMANCE TESTED YEARLING BULLS W/PRIORITY ON CALVING EASE & GROWTH, (308) 452-4402 KS - MYRON RUNFT CHAROLAIS BULL SALE. SELLING 40 BULLS MARCH 28, 2011. 12:30 PM. BELLEVILLE 81 LIVESTOCK AUCTION. BELLEVILLE, KS., (785) 527-5047 KS - JMB ANGUS & RAINS SIMMENTAL BULL SALES. THURSDAY MARCH 3, 2011. 12:30 MST. AT JMB ANGUS 9 MILES SE OF SHARON SPGS, KS. 40 ANGUS & 20 SIMMENTAL BULLS, PLUS 7 ANGUS HFRS SELLING. CALL FOR CATALOG OR VISIT JMBANGUS. COM, (785) 852-4229 1921 - APRIL PRODUCTION SALES
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(406) 644-2300 (406) 644-2707 1930 - CATTLE OTHER FOR SALE MO - QUALITY REPLACEMENT & BREEDING CATTLE LOCATORS, (816) 688-7887 www.iowafarmandranch.com www.iowafarmandranch.com
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2008 - SHOW STOCK FOR SALE NE - TRIPLE CROWN SALE: APRIL 2, 1 P. M. @ HAZARD NE. SELLING SHOW PIGS, CLUB LAMBS & BOER GOATS. FOR INFO, PAM JAGER @ 308-379-6618, RICK LAMMERS @ 308 -325-7146. ON WEB @ JAGERSHOWPIGS. COM, CENTRALNEBS OURCE. COM, LAMMERSGELBVIEHCATTLEANDBOERGOATS. COM, (308) 452-4402 2200 - REGISTERED HORSES FOR SALE NE - 2003 BLACK MORGAN STALLION, MORGAN BROOD MARE, 2004 BLACK MORGAN STALLION, 1995 MORGAN STALLION, (308) 587-2344 NE - AQHA, YEARLINGS, MARES AND COLTS, (308) 569-2458 NE - PEPPY DOC SAN, SHINING SPARK, JET DECK, THREE BAR & SKIPPER W BRED, STALLIONS, MARES, FILLEYS, & GELDINGS, MOSTLY SORREL & PALOMINO, GREAT STOCK, GOOD DISPOSITIONS, CALL 1-888689-8924 OR, (308) 384-1063 NE - TOP QUALITY GELDINGS-DOC O'LENA, HOLIDOC, DOC BAR, COYS BONANZA, DOCS JACK SPRAT BLOODLINES- NATURAL COW SENSE-RIVER ROAD QUARTER HORSES 308452-3860, (308) 452-4272 NE - ONLY TWO REPLACEMENT MARES LEFT-REGISTERED QUARTERHORSESDON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY! RIVER ROAD QUARTERHORSES 308-452-3860, (308) 452-4272 NE - IT COSTS NO MORE TO FEED A GREAT HORSE THAN A POOR ONE. RIVER ROAD QUARTERHORSES ARE WELL FED, DON'T HAVE BAD HABITS AND ARE GOOD LOOKING. MUST CUT HERD SIZE. 308-4523860, (308) 452-4272 NE - AQHA HORSES, BLUE ROAN STUD AND MARES. OLDER GREY MARE, WELL BROKE, GRANDDAUGHTERS HORSE, (308) 5692458 2202 - STUD SERVICE FOR SALE NE - MORGAN STALLION STANDING AT STUD, (308) 587-2344 2230 - HORSE- OTHER FOR SALE NE SELL-TRADE MORGAN STALLIONS:BESSIA'S, BON, ACCORD 135969; T-BONE, LAD, CLASSY, 149831; TBONE, B, CONGO, 164062, (308) 587-2344 2313 - BEES FOR SALE IL - HARDEST WORKING FARM HANDS ON EARTH. HONEY BEES WORK FOR ROOM & BOARD TO POLLINATE YOUR CROPS & PROVIDE YOU WITH HONEY. FOR SUPPLIES CONTACT DADANT & SONS, INC. EMAIL ADREAGE@DADANT. COM, WWW. DADANT. COM, (888) 922-1293 2501 - HELP WANTED/NEED WORK SD - FARMING/RANCH HELP WANTED, MUST HAVE "GREAT WORK ETHICS", PROVIDE WORK & PERSONAL REF. EXP. W/COW/ CALF OPERATION, CAPABLE TO OPERATE FARM EQUIPMENT & FEED LIVESTOCK. HOUSING PROVIDED FOR SINGLE/OR FAMILY. BACKGROUND CHECK. LEAVE MESS. OR CALL EVE., (605) 4735361 2502 - CUSTOM WORK/SERVICES KS - CORN, MILO, WHEAT HARVESTING WANTED. TWO JD MACHINES & SUPPORTING TRUCKS., (785) 567-8515 2602 - PICKUPS WANTED TO BUY NE - HD COIL SPRINGS FOR 1971 3/4 TON CHEVY PICKUP, END GATE FOR 1980 GMC 3/4 TON, (308) 587-2344 www.iowafarmandranch.com
March 2011 2602 - PICKUPS WANTED TO BUY - CONT’D KS - GOOD FACTORY BED FOR '73-'79 FORD PICKUP, NO RUST THROUGH, (620) 8652541 FOR SALE KS - 88 CHEVY 1 TON, 4WD, 6. 2 DIESEL, 4 SP, FLATBED, (785) 935-2480 NE - THIRD SEAT FOR 95-99 SUBURBAN, TAUPE LEATHER, $100.00, (308) 624-2177 NE - FRONT BUMPER FOR 2005 CHEVY SILVERADO, (308) 587-2344 NE - 1998 DODGE DAKOTA EXT. CAB, 318 MOTOR, 95% RUBBER VERY CLEAN, LOADED, SW NEBRASKA, BOOK $6400 ASK $3900. NO SOLICITORS, (308) 883-1477 NE - 05 CHEVY COLORADO, EXT CAB 4 DR, GOOD GAS MILEAGE, AUTO, SPRAYED ON BED LINER, TILT/CRUISE, CUSTOM RADIO, (402) 726-2488 NE - PICKUP TRAILERS-MID AND FULL SIZE, (402) 726-2488 2603 - TRUCKS FOR SALE SD - 1951 CHEVY FIRETRUCK, LIGHTS & SIREN WORK, 10K, DRIVES GREAT, REAL NICE, $4,500.00, (605) 386-2131 KS - '59 CHEVY 60, V8, 4&2 SP, 15' B&H, 2 NEW TIRES, TUNED UP, ETC, $999.00, (620) 865-2541 KS - 1976 FORD 3500 CAB & CHASSIS, $500.00, (785) 778-2962 NE - IH ENGINES, 304'S & 345'S, (308) 4672335 NE - OMAHA STANDARD 16' GRAIN BOX WITH HOIST, (308) 467-2335 2604 - GRAIN TRAILERS FOR SALE NE - 1998 WILSON TRIAXLE AIR LIFT 66" SIDES, (308) 995-8049 OK - 2011 GSI 36' 2 HOPPER GRAIN TRAILER, ROLL TARP, WINDOWS $20,000 OR LEASE $1550/MONTH. CELL 580- 5251265 OR, (580) 361-2265 2607 - UTILITY TRAILERS FOR SALE IA - USED 2 AND 4 WHEEL TRAILERS; $375 - $2,275, (712) 299-6608 NE - HEAVEY DUTY UTILITY TRLR, 20' X 8', PIN PULL, $1,050.00, (402) 545-2255 2611 - MOTORCYCLE FOR SALE
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www.crankyape.com 2613 - MOBILE HOMES & RV'S FOR SALE NE - AVION SILVER R, 30FT, TRAVEL TRAILER, VERY CLEAN, EXCELLENT SNOWBIRD TRAILER, NEW BATTERIES, $7400/OBO, (308) 624-2177 TN - ATTENTION LANDOWNERS! USE YOUR LAND OR FAMILY LAND AND GET ZERO DOWN! IMPROVEMENT PACKAGES AVAILABLE. WILL REMOVE EXISTING HOMES. CALL HEATH FOR YOUR APPROVAL, WAC., (918) 576-3696 2614 - BOATS & PWC FOR SALE KS - 16' HOBIECAT, $600.00, (785) 7782962 2615 - AIRPLANES FOR SALE NE - MONI MOTOR GLIDER AND TRAILER, LOW HOURS, (402) 364-2592 KS - RANS S-5 ULTRALITE, (FACTORY BUILT), (785) 778-2962 2616 - TIRES WANTED TO BUY NE - HOT PATCH VULCANIZING PATCHES, (308) 587-2344 FOR SALE NE - 15" SPLIT RIMS, 8 HOLE, 750 MUD/SNOW, (308) 587-2344 NE - 10 BOLT RIMS W/18. 4 X 38" TIRES, (402) 336-2755
2616 - TIRES FOR SALE - CONT’D IA - NEW 600X16" GOODYEAR TIRE, $95.00, (712) 299-6608 2618 - SEMI TRACTORS/TRAILERS WANTED TO BUY IA - LATE MODEL TRLRS & TRUCKS WITH LIGHT DAMAGE OR IN NEED OF ENGINE REPAIRS, (641) 658-2738 NE - 18' STEEL TRUCK GRAIN BOX, 52" OR 60" SIDES HOIST AND ROLL TARP, (308) 436-4369 NE - BIG CAM 4 T600 KENWORTH W/60" SLEEPER, BAD ENGINE, REST IN GOOD CONDITION. WOULD CONSIDER 379 PETE., (308) 467-2335 FOR SALE KS - 66 IH 2000, DETROIT, 15 SP W/HENDERSON TWINSCREW, TULSA WINCH. CALL 785-817-5188 (CELL) OR, (785) 935-2480 KS - 1975 IH SEMI, 318, 13 SP, TWIN SCREW, 5TH WHEEL, (785) 871-0711
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WWW.SWATREPOS.COM KS - 1974 UTILITY CHASSIS W/2-350 BU. GRAVITY BOXES, HYD AUGERS, ETC., $9,500.00, (620) 865-2541 NE - 1993 TEMPTE 42' HOPPER, 66" SIDES, 24. 5 VIRGIN GOOD TARP, NO ROCK, WORKS EVERY DAY, HONEST TRAILER. $14,500, (308) 883-1477 2630 - TRANSPORTATION OTHER FOR SALE NE - TRANSMISSION, GENERATOR, STARTER, REAR AXLE REMOVABLE CARRIER DIFFERENTIAL UNIT. FITS 1946 CHEVY 2 TON TRUCK, (308) 587-2344 2802 - DOZERS FOR SALE KS - TEREX 8220A DOZER, PS, TILT, GOOD RUNNING MACHINE, (785) 935-2480 KS - CAT SINGLE SHANK, DEEP PENETRATION RIPPER, FITS D8-K, WITH VALVE AND ALL, EXCELLENT CONDITION, (785) 448-5893 NE - 1999 JD 750C 6-WAY BLADE, HEAT/AIR, 95% UNDERCARRIAGE. 7000 LBS. $39,900/FIRM. CELL 402-563-4762 HOME, (402) 563-4762 NE - WALDON 8' DOZER BLADE, IH MOUNTS, $450.00, (402) 545-2255 2803 - DIRT SCRAPERS WANTED TO BUY MO - WE BUY & TRADE USED HYDRAULIC EJECTION SCRAPERS, (660) 548-3804 KS - 8-12 YARD SCRAPER, LATE MODEL, EXCELLENT COND. , REASONABLE, (620) 865-2541 FOR SALE MO - NEW & USED SCRAPERS- EJECTION & DUMP, ANY SIZE, (660) 548-3804 NE - PULL BEHIND BOX SCRAPERS, 10' & 12'; 3PT'S 6' & 8', (402) 678-2277 MO - NEW TOREQ BY STEIGER & LEON SCRAPERS, (660) 548-3804 CO - MIDLANDS MODEL M66 6YARD SCRAPPER, $3,500.00, (303) 536-0124 NE - MISKIN 5 YD DIRT SCRAPER, (308) 269-2586 MO - TOREQ 40" PTO DITCHER, $7,200.00, (660) 548-3804 MO - BUFFALO 12' BOX BLADES IN STOCK, (660) 548-3804 2804 - MOTOR GRADERS FOR SALE KS - CAT 12F-13K, VERY GOOD CONDITION, (785) 448-5893 2805 - BACKHOE FOR SALE KS - CAT 235-32K, VERY GOOD CONDITION, ONE OWNER, (785) 448-5893 2806 - CRANES & DRAGLINES FOR RENT NE - 28 TON NATIONAL CRANE, 152 FT. REACH, (402) 387-0347 FOR SALE KS - LORAINE 25 TON TRUCK CRANE, LOTS OF BOOM, VERY GOOD CONDITION, (785) 448-5893 2807 - GENERATORS FOR SALE MN - AUTOMATIC GENERATOR SETS 15KW500KW, NEW & USED, LOW TIME GEN SETS. REMOTE WELL GENERATORS. SERVING FARMERS SINCE 1975. STANDBY POWER SYSTEMS, WINDOM MN, MON-SAT 9-5., (800) 419-9806 www.iowafarmandranch.com
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