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Minn-Dak Farmers Co-op to miss beet slice schedule by a month By Mikkel Pates
Agweek Staff Writer
WAHPETON, N.D. — Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative was supposed to have been done slicing sugar beets June 5, but is expected to continue through the end of the month — perhaps into July. That’s due to a large 2017 crop and an expensive equipment breakdown in March. “Here we sit. It’s June 5 and we’re still slicing beets,” says Kurt Wickstrom, Minn-Dak president and CEO. “I think we have 240,000 tons to slice.” The company typically tries to size the storage piles for a May 20 end-date. The board projected the longer campaign based on a 9,700-ton-per-day slice to accommodate a 30.5-ton per-acre crop.
No backup Things were going fine until the company’s diffusion tower broke down in mid-March, interrupting processing for about 13 days. That was followed by the third-warmest May on record. A diffusion tower is a key component of the factory that extracts about 85 percent of the sugar and there is only one per factory — no backup. Beet cossettes — slices of beets — go into the bottom of the tower, which is a vessel that is about 35 feet wide and 115 feet tall. It works like a big grain auger, with flighting that slowly lifts the beet pulp up as hot water cascades down, flowing through and removing the sugar. When the pulp comes out the top, it is dried and sold as livestock feed. When full, the tower holds 3,000 tons of compressed pulp. “When your diffusion tower fails, your whole factory stops because you don’t have a backup diffusion tower,” he says. Components in the bottom third of the tower had to be replaced. BMA, the German manufacturer who made the tower, last summer had done a detailed inspection and concluded it was in good shape. “None of us could have anticipated it,” Wickstrom says of the failure. A cause has not been determined. Wickstrom praised the Minn-Dak staff and the repair teams for getting the piece repaired in 13 days, rather than the 30-day norm. BMA had a technician on-site within 36 hours of the failure. BMA air-freighted a new set of bottom screens from Germany to fit the factory’s unique size. Other equipment was twisted and custom-made at machine shops “from Winnipeg to Minneapolis,”
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Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates A big 2017 crop, followed by the failure of Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative’s “diffusion tower” -- a silo at left that is 35 feet in diameter and 115 feet tall -- cost a precious 13 days of downtime in March
Wickstrom said. Two crews of 20 outside contractors were on site 24 hours a day, taking broken pieces out of the tower and putting in new pieces as they arrived. Wickstrom was “very disappointed that it failed, but we did everything we possibly could to minimize the downside,” he says. About 130,000 tons of beets would have been processed through that down time. Minn-Dak had expected to process 2.56 million tons but now expect to slice 2.43 million to 2.46 million tons.
Another month The good news is the beets are storing better than expected. In mid-May, a pile at the factory that was simply covered in plastic had about a foot deep of deteriorated beets on the top — “empty carcasses” — and that insulated the beets below. Even after 90-degree days in May, the piles are “frozen to the top,” insulated by a slimy layer of 1.5 feet of deteriorated beets on the surface. The company is working on its final exterior pile and then will go to its three sheds with 80,000 tons
each. Minn-Dak for the first time leased “chillers” to keep the beets in those sheds frozen. “We added a chiller system to the middle shed five weeks ago, and when we opened the doors to put the chiller in that shed, there were ice chunks on the floor,” Wickstrom says. “We had a nice cold winter to get them frozen very hard. That’s certainly helping us now and paying off,” he said. Some of the cost may be covered by insurance, but final estimates on that won’t come until September or October. Last November, Minn-Dak projected a “conservative” $32.50 per ton for the 2017 crop, based on average quality sugar. The company made an interim payment June 1 based on $30 per ton for average quality beets. He doesn’t anticipate changing that payment from the $30 to $32.50 per ton range, even with the costs of the breakdown. Shareholder costs vary, and most growers can break even or better at $32 a ton, he said.
Two unknowns The two big unknowns are whether the beets will store for 25 to 30 days and how much and how quickly Minn-Dak’s insurance company will cover the multi-million dollar repairs. “It’s obviously a very large claim,” Wickstrom says, but the company insures other beet cooperatives and “we’re optimistic they’ll be fair.” The delayed slice campaign will mean the company’s 2018 crop harvest date will be around Sept. 18. Over the past five years, the harvest at times has started as early as late August. Typically, harvest starts from the third week in August until mid-September, depending on crop size and development. The co-op also cut back 2018 acres to 88,000 planted acres, down from 95,000 acres in 2017. That assumes 30-ton per-acre average yield that growers have achieved over the past three years. American Crystal Sugar Co., based in Moorhead, Minn., completed its slice May 23. They harvested more than 12 million tons, a record, and started processing in their five factories on Aug. 17, “It was a very good storage year,” said Brian Ingulsrud, vice president for agriculture. “We had a cooler than normal spring which really helped for good storage of the beets.” AG
Economy of SD dairy industry highlighted at Dairy Fest AgweekTV Anchor
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The dairy industry has a $2.7 billion economic impact in the state of South Dakota, and consumers saw that first hand at this year’s Dairy Fest in Brookings May 31- June 2. Tracey Erickson, a South Dakota State University Extension dairy field specialist, says the dairy industry is big business. “Each cow approximately has an impact of about $26,000, and we have 120,000 cows right now in South Dakota,” she says. Those cows produce 274 million gallons of milk annually, which results in $436 million in milk sales. Larissa Neugebauer, Dairy Fest coordinator, says when they started the event five years ago the committee’s goal was to show consumers how important the dairy industry was to their everyday lives. “They wanted to get more people involved and more people aware of the dairy industry. So many people, especially that live in the cities, don’t understand where their milk comes from,” she says. Families participated in various activities as part of the event, including tours of the SDSU Davis Dairy Processing Plant. “They could actually start at the farm, see milk unloading, come here and see how it’s made into products. Then see how it’s tested, quality control tested and then actually delivered to the store,” plant manager John Haberkorn says. Nearly 2,000 people took in the carnival at the Swiftel Center to see the dollars involved in the dairy business. Erickson says they had 14 different stations set up with fun educational activities for kids. “We have live animals, they can take a bulk tank sample, see the feed cows eat, and we have some inflatables for them to jump on, corn and soybean boxes to play in,” she says. The jobs, taxes and business the dairies create for local communities was evident on a tour of Old Tree Farms near Volga, S.D. The farm is owned by Sonja and Frido Verpallen, who came to the U.S. from the Netherlands in 2001 because they wanted to escape the quota system in that country. “The United States doesn’t have a milk quota. So, we could sell our milk quota in the Netherlands, get good money out of that and then just gain a lot of cows in a short time,” Frido says.
They were fortunate to purchase 1,200 acres near Volga and quickly grew their operation. “We started with 500 cows and added over the years,” Frido says. “We’re milking about 1,400 animals. We’ve got about 1,600 animals on the farm, plus some calves.” He says they were happy to host the tour because it’s important to share what they do on their farm. Darrel Rennich, committee chair of Dairy Fest, says the dairies in the state supply jobs, improve the local tax base and generate millions of dollars in local communities: “It really is a local business. I mean they’re all family owned … 98 percent of them in the United States are family owned businesses and they spend most of their money locally.” This includes feed, animal health products, equipment, semen and the inputs to produce their own crops and forages. The other goal of Dairy Fest was to show the public how dairy products are produced. The event helps people “just to make the connection that this is how your dairy products get to you,” Neugebauer says. She says on June 1 they also held a Fork-toFarm educational event at the Boys & Girls Club. The three-day dairy celebration kicked off the evening of May 31 with the fifth annual Got Milk Gala, which featured keynote speaker Sue McCloskey who is co-founder of Fairlife, a dairybased health and wellness company. “We use a really gentle filter system that we’re able to take milk basically kind of apart and put it back together emphasizing the components that are better for us, things like protein and calcium,” says McCloskey. The product is co-owned and distributed by The Coca Cola Company and has helped refocus the public’s perception of milk to one that brings value and nutrition to American families. She and her husband Mike also started Fair Oaks Farms, the largest agritourism attraction in the country. Their Indiana farm provides a dairy, swine and crop experience. “You’re able to go through a self-standing building that has a lot of interactive, fun exhibits where we talk about how safe, affordable, delicious and nutritious milk is; how dairy farmers take care of their cows and the environment,” McCloskey says. “You can then get on a bus and drive down the middle of one of our working dairy farms, where we milk 3,000 cows.” She says they host more than 500,000 visitors annually. AG
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Northern Plains Potato Growers Association hires new president EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — The Northern Plains Potato Growers Association has hired Donavon Johnson to be its new president. Johnson started on June 4 and is replacing Chuck Gunnerson who is retiring after leading the organization for the past 10 years. NPPGA supports more than 200 grower members in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota in the areas of research, promotion, marketing, communication and legislation. The Northern Plains is one of the largest potato producing regions in the U.S., growing potatoes for four major markets — frozen processing, fresh market, chip and seed.
Two join State Board of Agricultural Research and Education FARGO, N.D. — Julie Zikmund and Doug Bichler are joining North Dakota’s State Board of Agricultural Research and Education. Their four-year terms begin July 1. Also, Lance Gulleson and Mark Birdsall will begin their second four-year terms July 1. SBARE works with the North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station and North Dakota State University Extension to identify needs, establish funding priorities and set policies.
MDA employee honored for work in Africa HELENA, Mont. — The NGO Winrock International recently announced that Jolene Warnke-Roszel, pesticide training and development specialist with the Montana Department of Agriculture, was selected as a recipient of their President’s Volunteer Service Award. Warnke-Roszel was selected for the award based on her volunteer work in Nigeria.
There Warnke-Roszel focused on training farmers and faculty at the Samaru College of Agriculture and other groups in pesticide safety by conducting pesticide safety certification classes.
ND team fourth in National 4-H Range Contest FARGO, N.D. —The Foster County 4-H range management team placed fourth in the National 4-H Range Management Contest held in Oklahoma City, Okla. Team members were Adam Gorseth who finished 10th, Chayla Kuss who finished 12th, Mathias Kubal who finished 15th, Tyler Lee who finished 18th and Beth Lee. The team earned the right to represent North Dakota 4-H in the national event by winning the North Dakota State 4-H Range Management Contest in Mandan in September 2017. The team was Foster County’s first range management team to represent the state in the national contest. The national contest consists of three ecological sites in which contestants identify the ecological site, similarity index and habitat-limiting factor for beef production and quail, then make management decisions for optimum range production for beef cattle and quail.
J.R. Simplot Company names Stone new AgriBusiness president GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Garrett Lofto, outgoing president of Simplot AgriBusiness for the J.R. Simplot Company, has named Doug Stone the next president. Lofto is leaving the position to become President and CEO at Simplot. Stone also will be a member of the Simplot Leadership Team, representing AgriBusiness across the diverse company. AgriBusiness is one of the four primary business groups that make up the J.R. Simplot Company.
FFA on the grow in North Dakota, nation By Jonathan Knutson Agweek Staff Writer
FARGO, N.D. — Hannah Gress, Alicia Hellman and Cole Ketterling have done well in North Dakota FFA. They say the organization has provided experience and camaraderie and boosted their self-confidence. “It’s been good for me. Alicia It’s good for a lot of peoHellman ple,” says Hellman, a Harvey, N.D., native and and current North Dakota State University student. The North Dakota FFA and National FFA Organization — which serve people interested in agriculture and leadership — are doing well, too, both growing in membership. Gress, Hellman and Ketterling, who talked with Agweek June 5, are among the 1,400 FFA members attending the annual state convention of the NDSU campus. The four-day event ends June 7. The Future Farmers of America was formed in 1928 and changed its name to FFA in 1988 to reflect
the growing diversity of the agricultural industry. The group now has been known as FFA for 30 years, half as long as it went by its original name. Even after three decades, many people still mistakenly assume that the organization “is only for farmers,” says Aaron Anderson, North Dakota FFA state coordinator. “But we have members who go on be doctors and lawyers and a lot of other occupations, though we always like for them to be advocates for agriculture.” FFA’s emphasis on leadership, personal growth and career success through ag education is boosting membership both in the state and nationwide, Anderson says. North Dakota FFA has about 5,700 members in 85 chapters, a number that’s risen steadily in recent years. The National FFA Organization now has at least 662,000 members, a number that Anderson expects to rise to 665,000 later this year. The latter number would be about 15,000 more than a year earlier — reflecting FFA’s growing presence in inner-city chapters in places such as Chicago and New York. Though some other states, such as Texas, have many more FFA members than North Dakota,
those states also have much bigger populatulations. North Dakota may lead the nation, or be close to the top, in per-capita FFA membership, Anderson says. Neither Hellman nor Gress, a Mandan, N.D., native who’s attending Bismarck (N.D.) State College, grew up on a farm. But both enjoy agriculture so much that they plan to become high school ag teachers when they’re done with college. High school and adult ag teachers remain in short supply, boosting the job outlook for Hellman and Gress. The outlook for ag jobs in general also is strong, further increasing the appeal of the ag educaHannah tion that FFA provides. Gress Both Gress and Hellman have each spent five years in FFA, and they say the experience has helped them in many ways. Both have risen to state leadership positions: For the past year Hellman has served as FFA state reporter, Gress as FFA treasurer.
Ketterling, a Wishek, N.D., native and current NDSU student, has spent the past year as FFA president. He grew up on a farm that raises grain and livestock and is interested in joining the operation after college. Cole He’s also interested in Ketterling becoming an ag lender; his enthusiasm for ag finance was boosted by FFA, he says. Having an ag background is highly useful to ag bankers, especially when they’re starting out, bankers say. Ketterling, who joined FFA in seventh grade, says the organization has “given me opportunities and experience. I’ve had a great time and learned a lot.” He, Hellman and Gress strongly encourage other students to consider joining FFA if possible. “Give it a try,” Gress said. “It may take you out of your comfort zone at first, but you’ll end up benefiting.” AG
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Backyard chickens bring satisfaction, challenges By Jonathan Knutson Agweek Staff Writer
I grow up on a North Dakota farm with beef cattle and small grains. No chickens, though, which was fine with me. Chickens are noisy and messy, and I wanted nothing to do with them. Still don’t, never will. But a growing number of Americans think otherwise. Although firm statistics are tough to come by, there’s an explosion of interest in “backyard” or “home-raised” chickens across our country. One small measure of that: I regularly receive emails from public relations folks promoting a new book on the subject. Home-raised chickens are so popular that assorted celebrities are publicly extolling their own backyard flocks. Some of that interest, no doubt, is sincere and long-lived. And some is trendy hipsterism designed to attract media attention, with the celebrity quickly moving on to a new fad. Regular readers of this column, all three or four of you, know that I’m no fan of trendy hipsters and posturing celebrities. Backyard chickens appeal in several ways to people who aren’t hipsters or celebrities. The list includes: ► They provide fresh eggs, and some people enjoy raising their own breakfast or other meal. ► The daily chores of caring for them can teach children about responsibility. ► They’re an alternative to mass-produced chickens and eggs, which some people think are immoral or unhealthy or both. (I’m not among those people.) ► They can save money at the grocery store, at least in theory. (Is the cost of establishing and maintaining a backyard flock less than the cost of buying chicken and eggs at the store? Yes in some cases and no in others, I’d guess. ) Whatever the benefits and satisfaction of backyard flocks, they bring challenges, too, especially in urban areas.
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Raccoons and other urban predators have taken a heavy toll on some home-raised chicken operations, according to published reports. Developing city ordinances that balance the concerns of backyard flock owners with the concerns of their neighbors isn’t easy. Cities nationwide are struggling with the task. Most troubling, at least to me, are public health concerns associated with backyard flocks. As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention puts it, “Owning backyard chickens and other poultry can be a great experience. However, children and other groups of people have a greater chance of illness from handling live poultry or anything in the area where they live and roam.” Go to https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/live-poultry-06-17/index.html to read the CDC report, “Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks.” No, don’t write me nasty emails. I’m not saying backyard chickens are unsafe or dangerous. I’m not saying it’s wrong or foolish to have them. I’m simply stating that there are challenges, sometimes substantial, in raising them.
Selfish reason to support If you raise backyard chickens and enjoy it, good for you. If you’re thinking about starting a backyard flock, do some homework; if it works out, good for you. Though I personally have utterly no interest in raising chickens, I don’t fault folks who do. A final thought: Those of us involved in mainstream agriculture have a selfish reason to support home-raised chicken operations. Non-farmers with backyard flocks may learn that raising animals is harder — maybe much harder — than they thought. They may learn that our conventional meat production system is better — maybe much better — than they realized. AG
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With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed On my first visit to my then-boyfriend’s farm, some of the main things I remember are cats. There were cats at the barn, and cats on the steps. Cats that followed a person around, and cats that were a bit standoffish. That was about 12 years ago. In that time, I’ve married the then-boyfriend, had two kids and moved to the farm. And the number of cats around here dwindled to nothing. It’s not that the cats weren’t cared for. With kitchen scraps, cat food and whatever mice they could catch, they were well fed. They also were well loved, with my daughter, my nieces and others providing plenty of cuddles. But no amount of food or love could prevent predators from intruding on their little kitty paradise in the barn. We suspect coyotes got some of them, after we spotted the sneaky animals in the yard on more than one occasion. Raccoons also may have played a part. In any case, the cats were gone. Two years ago, we acquired a number of barn cats from other farms — a few adults and a few kittens. We tried to put them in the barn every night to keep them safe. But, like many old barns, it’s not secure, and those little buggers would slip out as soon as we were out of sight. And soon, we were back to no cats again. Last year, we took a kitty break. We couldn’t bear to tell our little girls any more cats had disappeared. So, for 2017, we were just a dog family. But the cries for kittens wouldn’t stop. When a neighbor offered to bring us a pregnant 1-year-old cat, we decided to take a chance. We kept Patty locked up at all times for the first week, hoping that she’d get used to us by the time she had the kittens and stick around when we gave her freedom. She began to run toward us when she heard us coming, rubbing up against us and purring. She even proved her worth as a hunter, downing a lone bird that flew into the garage in a matter of minutes. But the night after we celebrated the one-week mark with Patty, she slipped out of the large, outdoor kennel we had fixed up for her. And I again had to tell two cat-loving little girls that their kitty was gone. By some stroke of luck — or because she really has come to love us already — she came back the next afternoon. She’d made friends with our dog and was hanging around the kennel, waiting to be put back in. That night, Patty gave birth to five kittens in a variety of colors. So far we’ve named an orange kitten “Sunshine,” a gray “Smokey,” and a black and white “Oreo.” Two striped kittens remain nameless until we can tell them apart. Patty’s a good mama, too, purring and cuddling her babies and keeping their little tummies full. And with that, we’re a cat family again. We’re contemplating turning an old chicken coop into a little enclosure in which we can gather cats and lock them up at night, the success of which remains to be seen. For us, I guess having barn cats is a lot like farming and ranching. There are no guarantees that it’ll work out. We keep trying, looking for new ways to make it work, knowing all the time it might not. But what is life without optimism? With any luck, this is the start of a long, successful stretch of barn cat stewardship. AG
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ND ag groups discuss trade at Mexican embassy By Jenny Schlecht
“Ag is a huge part of our export markets out of North Dakota,” she says. Mertz says trade continues to be a big issue for agriculture in general. He would like to see the U.S. rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership and wrap up the NAFTA renegotiation. But while he and others in ag may not agree fully with Trump’s view on trade, he says many still support the president’s methods and hope it pays off in the long run.
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WASHINGTON — A group of North Dakota farmers and ranchers had breakfast at the Mexican embassy on Wednesday, June 6, to further trade relationships and to ensure the Mexican ambassador that the state and the country remain committed to trade and the North American Free Trade Agreement. The meeting, organized by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, included the following representatives from North Dakota agriculture groups: ► Steve Edwardson, executive administrator of the North Dakota Barley Council. ► Dan Wogsland, executive director of the North Dakota Grain Growers Association. ► Mark Seastrand, board member of the North Dakota Barley Council. ► Jeff Mertz, president of the North Dakota Grain Growers Association. ► Carson Klosterman, president of the North Dakota Corn Growers Association. ► Jay Doan, with the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association. ► Jim Callan, policy advisor with the North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Heitkamp says the conversations at the meeting involved the importance of the Mexican market for many North Dakota ag products. Specifically, she says they talked about North Dakota barley that goes to Mexico for Constellation Brands, which brews Corona, about the emerging market in Mexico for U.S. edible beans, about general trade concerns for wheat growers, and about the specialty cut market for U.S. beef. She calls the meeting “wildly successful.” “The ambassador laid out a pretty compelling case for why they want to continue to trade,” she says. Mertz found the Mexican ambassador, Gerónimo Gutiérrez, to be articulate and accommodating and found the morning event to be more substantive and less “smoke and mirrors” that often make up such political conversations. “He knows the importance of free trade and conveyed that to us,” he says. Mertz says the back-and-forth nature of trade makes free trade important to both countries. Barley from North Dakota and other U.S. states goes to Mexico, and Corona beer comes back, just as parts for manufacturing may flow among the three North American countries. “It’s very crucial for American farmers,” Mertz says. 8 Monday, June 11, 2018 / AGWEEK
Representatives from North Dakota ag groups had breakfast and discussed trade at the Mexican embassy in Washington, D.C., on June 6, 2018.
He says the North Dakota producers on hand at the event made their case for continuing business with Mexico, and Gutiérrez along with Mexico’s NAFTA negotiators expressed their support for continuing their agreement to ensure a constant, stable food supply for their country. The breakfast came at a time of continuing tensions over the renegotiation of NAFTA. Trump administration officials have brought up the possibility of the U.S. dealing bilaterally with Canada and Mexico, and Mexico has announced tariffs on a range of U.S. products in retaliation for tariffs on Mexican steel and aluminum that President Donald Trump announced last week. Heitkamp says when heated conversations happen behind closed doors, often the people in the negotiating rooms forget that there are people outside the walls relying on what happens within. Continuing to foster relationships with foreign markets is important. “I think any amount of goodwill we can interject into that process is a good step forward,” she says. While much of trade talks revolve around trade agreements, tariffs and trade law, Heitkamp says meeting people and talking about what our country has to offer is just as important. “At the end of the day, a big part of trade is trade relationships,” she says. Heitkamp says she’s been meeting regularly with Gutiérrez, as well as with business leaders in Mexico to reassure them of the commitment of the U.S. and North Dakota in particular to NAFTA.
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“You’re not going to agree with an individual 100 percent of the time,” he says. The Wednesday meeting, Heitkamp says, was an opportunity to let producers tell the story of North Dakota agriculture and the importance of trade. “I was so proud of our North Dakota producers,” she says. “They sold North Dakota like no one can.” AG
By Katie Pinke
This past week provided a stark reminder of the importance of social media and how it can be used as a tool for positivity and to build lasting relationships. More than 10 years ago, I started a blog from our rural area on the North Dakota prairie. I remember distinctly when a person who I didn’t know commented on my blog. It opened me up to the World Wide Web awareness that not only my mom, grandma, sister and a few friends were reading my little blog. The blog comment was from someone named Nancy and her blog was (and still is) The Wife of a Dairyman. She lived in a faraway land from my rural North Dakota location, all the way in … California. Nancy and I commented back and forth on one another’s blogs and built a relationship through social media, based on shared values. Fast forward a couple of years. Through my past work with AdFarm, I was working with agriculture clients in California, and Nancy came to a northern California town, Yuba City, to a training I was a part of. I distinctly remember meeting Nancy. I felt like we already were friends and jumped right into what I think is critical in all relationships, offline conversation and time together. Social media is a tool to connect us to like-minded and different thinkers than us, whatever we choose. We choose to make social media the experience what we want it to be. All of us connect on many levels and on different platforms, but my years working in digital strategy have taught me to sniff out a fake a few times. I’ve learned a social media connection is not a true friend until you’ve spent offline, in-real-life time together. Through work and blogging, Nancy and I spent in-person time together for a number of years. We went to the World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif., together, to a couple of Blogher conferences in New York City and Chicago, and we were part of a California blogger tour together. I met her family when I stayed at their dairy farm once. My career path changed and my interactions and connections over the past five years with Nancy have been solely online and exchanging Christmas cards. Friendships can fade without in-person time but social media has the ability to keep connections that may otherwise be lost. This past week, my family and I have been traveling together for a family wedding in California. My mother-in-law’s favorite pastime is watching baseball. We attended a San Francisco Giants game for a family fun activity. Not only did Nancy, her husband and kids attend the same game, they had tickets in the row right ahead of us and drove in hours of traffic — on a school night for their kids, nonetheless — to make it happen. Far more than the outcome of the game or how tasty the two-for-one Giant hot dogs were, having Nancy and her family meet my family was rewarding to me. Nancy and I picked up right where we left off, and I was reminded how much we enjoy one another’s company. Despite differences in our lives, we have deep shared connections around our families, parenting and agriculture. Using social media for good is possible. It is up to you how you foster relationships utilizing social media or not. Real relationships and friendships are not solely rooted in the immediate people around you in the community or area you live and work. Find your people, your “tribe,” your network or community — whatever term you want to give them. They might not share your zip code, but they can have shared interests, values and provide mutual support as friends, online and offline. Seeing Nancy reminded how genuinely grateful I am for the positives of social media, for its ability to connect and build lasting real relationships and friendships. Social media is the connector for relationships, but offline time cements the friendship. AG
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McMartin Sr. denies fraud in McM Inc. Chapter 7 Lawyer: Allegations confused by same names By Mikkel Pates
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FARGO, N.D. — The father of bankrupt megafarmer Ron McMartin Jr. denies a bankruptcy trustee’s allegation that he participated in “sham’ insider transactions of his son’s McM Inc. farm. McMartin Sr., is the father of Ron McMartin Jr., who was chief executive officer of McM Inc., a farm at St. Thomas, N.D., that grew to 50,000 acres and raised high-value crops including sugar beets, potatoes, edible beans, corn and soybeans. McM Inc. filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation on Feb. 10, 2017, leaving some $62 million in creditor claims, including $43 million to BMO Harris Bank. The bankruptcy trustee has alleged links between McM Inc. to McMartin Jr.’s parents — McMartin Sr. and his wife, Bonita. In the complaint, the trustee names the McMartin Sr.
couple as defendants as well as several entities including Ronald G. McMartin Farms and “Ronald and Bonnie McMartin Joint Venture,” as well as the couple’s individual capacities and trustee capacities of Ronald G. McMartin Sr., and the Bonita A. McMartin Revocable Trust, and the Ronald G. McMartin Sr. Irrevocable Trust. (Separately, there is a case with the Island Lake Irrevocable Trust, which involved a Detroit Lakes-area lake home that was transferred from McM Inc. for the benefit of McMartin Jr.’s daughters.) In the McMartin Sr. response, filed May 14, his lawyer Theodore T. Sandberg, of Grand Forks, N.D., answered a complaint filed May 3 by Erik A. Ahlgren, trustee in the McM Inc. bankruptcy case. In his denial, McMartin Sr. said he wants the judge to throw out the complaint. Among other things, Sandberg questioned Ahlgren’s assertions that parents and entities are actually “insiders” as alleged by Ahlgren. They admit that “trusts were created” but couldn’t respond to times or contents of
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those events. They also couldn’t “respond to the allegation” that McMartin (Jr.) had “unfettered access” to their accounts through power of attorney. Even though Ahlgren had separately identified McMartin Sr. and McMartin Jr. in the complaint, Sandberg claimed that the references in the lawsuit were confusing because both McMartins have the same name. (Sandberg said there was a “probability” in some allegations that Ahlgren was referring to McMartin Jr., not McMartin Sr.)
General denial Sandberg claimed “insufficient knowledge, understanding, and/or background” on various allegations involving “farm transfers” of custom harvesting and other devices toward the parents as a way to indirectly benefit McMartin Jr. McMartin Sr. neither admitted nor denied some allegations, saying they were “unable to provide any sort of response” on the “choices, reasons, attitudes, and intentions of other parties (notably the aforementioned nebulously named McMartin
— whom we are to presume it is guessed to be Ron McMartin Jr.).” McMartin Sr. said he couldn’t know McMartin Jr.’s “purposes, intentions, choices, rationale, needs.” McMartin Sr. denied information diverting $318,000 value on transfers of vehicles, farm equipment and a list of checks starting Sept. 23, 2015, to May 3, 2016. Ahlgren had asked the judge to declare some of the transfers “voidable,” meaning the money could come back to the bankruptcy estate. He also alleged constructive fraud, meaning that there was a transfer for less than reasonably equivalent value at a time when McMartin Jr. was insolvent. Without denying everything, Sandberg also responded that some of the remedies are “overlapping and duplicative.” In one response, he said the “bankruptcy estate” itself might be obligated to indemnify McMartin Sr. for damages awarded to the plaintiff — which would also be the bankruptcy estate. Some allegations also might be covered by a statute of limitations, McMartin Sr.’s lawyer wrote. AG
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Barley near Mooreton, N.D., could use a drink
Skovholts shifted from six- to two-row malt type By Mikkel Pates Agweek Staff Writer
MOORETON, N.D. — Jeff Skovholt’s barley could use a good drink. “Our rain has been minimal, so we could use a good 1- to 2-inch soak,” says Skovolt, who farms with brother, Korey, near Mooreton, N.D. When it gets warm, the farm could use a good inch each week. The bustling headquarters of J&K Grain Farms stands to the west of Interstate 29 at the Wahpeton/Mooreton exit — perhaps one of the most visible farms in the state. The Skovholts and their crew raise barley, mostly for a rotation
crop for sugar beets, and have set themselves up for handling corn and soybeans. Sugar beet acres are down a bit, but everything else is on the same rotation basis. “The barley looks pretty good,” Jeff says, sparing a moment for an interview during a busy spraying season. “We got it in a hair late, but it went in good.” They got into barley a few years back in contracts with Busch Agricultural Resources in West Fargo. This year they’re trying the tworow barleys that are popular with an expanding microbrew industry but also serve as a good rotation crop for the beets. “This is the first year for the two-row. We’ve (historically) done the traditional six-row, but the demand for the two-row has gotten greater,” Jeff said. “We swapped over to that and the contracts Skovholt are better.” In the past three years the Skovholts have had good barley crops, with 90-plus bushels per acre and good quality.
“It’s all made malting,” he said. “We’re hoping the same for this style barley. They have their weed and fungicide program in place to help make the grade. “We do all of the little things to make sure it stays of the quality of the malting,” Jeff said. The family raised some wheat last year, because they couldn’t get the full barley contract to cover their acres. “We rotated a little wheat in, but the barley seems like it is a more profitable crop.” AG
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Sheep finding new role in 21st century By Jonathan Knutson Agweek Staff Writer
BROCKET, N.D. — The early summer afternoon is warm and windy, though not oppressively so, and contented “baas” ring out in the sheep barn. Luke Lillehaugen looks over the flock with an experienced eye and says, “Well, we like sheep. And we like some of the things happening in the sheep industry.” Lillehaugen and his father, Maynard Lillehaugen, operate Lillehaugen Farms near Brocket, N.D. They raise small grains, cattle and sheep; about 180 sheep lambed this spring.
As Luke alludes to, the U.S. sheep industry, which had been declining for decades, is on the upswing, reflecting major and seemingly permanent demographic changes. The growing willingness of many Americans to try new and different foods also bodes well for sheep producers. Though it’s unlikely the glory days of the mid 1940s will ever be fully regained — U.S. sheep numbers now stand at 5.2 million, down from the 1945 peak of 56 million — the Lillehaugens are optimistic the millenia-old sheep industry still has a modern-day role, albeit a more modest one. Once, sheep were in demand for both their wool and meat, with meat seen primarily as a
Photos by Nick Nelson / Agweek Brocket, N.D. rancher Luke Lillehaugen stands in a pen full of Katahdin sheep.
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byproduct of the wool. But the growing popularity of synthetic fibers cut sharply into wool demand, causing the industry’s emphasis to switch from wool production to meat production, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service. Producing high-end wool still can be profitable, though wool of lower quality typically is not, says Travis Hoffman, North Dakota State University Extension sheep specialist. His advice to sheep producers: Identify whether focusing on meat or wool or a combination can be most profitable to your operation, then manage accordingly. The Lillehaugens have done that. They raise Katahdin sheep, a breed of hair sheep — named after Mount Katahdin, the highest peak in Maine — that sheds wool naturally over time without shearing. So the Lillehaugens receive no payment or compensation for the wool, which they don’t even collect. “It keeps getting harder to find people to shear, and the value of the wool (that the Lillehaugens would receive from wool) just isn’t worth the expense and effort of shearing,” Luke says. The Lillehaugens rely entirely on sales of their sheep for both slaughter and breeding stock. It speaks well for their operation that they’ve sold breeding stock to sheep producers in a number of states, including Texas, the nation’s leading sheep producer. “We’re pretty particular (about the quality of breeding stock sold). If we wouldn’t keep it here on our own farm, we won’t sell it as breeding stock,” Luke says. The Lillehaugen family has raised sheep on and off since 1895. Sheep prices, as well as labor and pasture availability, have influenced whether they’re in or out out of sheep. Both Luke and Maynard enjoy working with sheep, and are especially pleased with Katahdin. Luke become familiar with the breed when he was working at the NDSU Sheep Unit in Fargo, and the Lillehaugens brought them on the farm in 2005. Katahdin sheep are relatively easy to keep in pastures with electric wire and also require less feed than wool sheep, says Luke, who returned to the farm in 2007.
Growing the flock In 2011 the American Sheep Industry Association launched its Let’s Grow campaign to grow the long-declining U.S. sheep industry and keep it competitive globally. The campaign focused initially on boosting sheep numbers by increasing herd size and the average birth rate per ewe. Sheep usually, but not always, have multiple births. Now, the campaign focuses on helping sheep producers become more sustainable, in part through becoming more efficient. One example: This spring, the program funded a workshop at North Dakota State University to help sheep producers win a premium for their lamb crop. More information on Let’s Grow, go to www.sheepusa.org/Resources_LetsGrowResources. Other benefits of the breed include being less prone to parasites, being relatively docile and easy to handle and possessing strong maternal instincts, Maynard says. Sheep often, though not always, have multiple births. Twins are most common, though triplets aren’t unusual. The sheep industry, stressing the need for greater efficiency, has pushed for higher lambing rates — or having more live multiples. That’s happened at Lillehaugen Farms, which typically averages about 1.9 lambs per ewe. Maynard estimates the farms’ rate was about 1.4 to 1.6 lambs per ewe in the 1960s.
A long decline Declining demand for wool and greater competition from other meats, especially chicken, have hurt the U.S. sheep industry for decades. Wool production, in particular, took a hit in 1995, when longstanding federal payments to U.S. wool producers, funded by tariffs on imported wool and wool textile products, were eliminated. Weakening consumer demand for lamb meat also has worked against sheep producers. Once, lamb and mutton were an important part of some
Top: Katahdin lambs and ewes stay out of the rain at Lillehaugen Farms in Brocket, N.D. Right: A young Katahdin lamb grazes on hay at Lillehaugen Farms near Brocket, N.D.
Americans’ diet. In 1945 Americans ate 7.3 pounds of lamb and mutton. As Luke and Maynard point out, lamb and mutton are quite different. Lamb meat comes from sheep less than a year old and that typically are slaughtered between the ages of 4 and 12 months. Meat from older sheep is called mutton; it is tougher meat and has a much stronger flavor than lamb meat. Today, mutton is sold primarily in speciality shops. Blame World War II, at least in part, for declining popularity of lamb and mutton. Americans who served in Europe during the war were fed canned mutton, which they disliked because of its strong musky flavor. Returning home after the war, many of the soldiers eliminated lamb meat from their dinner tables. One result was that their children rarely, if ever, were exposed to lamb meat.
State sheep leaders The United States had 5.23 million sheep at the beginning of 2018. Texas had the most (750,000), with California second (570,000) and Colorado third (445,000).
“The big problem was the military feeding mutton to the soldiers and trying to pass it off as lamb. That turned off a lot of people from eating lamb,” Luke says. Maynard is no fan of mutton. “I wouldn’t butcher a 10-year-old cow to eat, and I wouldn’t butcher a 10-year-old ewe (female sheep) to eat,” he says. In any case, American lamb and mutton consumption fell steadily to 1.4 pounds per capita in 1990 and then to 0.85 pounds per capita in 2011. But the rebound that began in 2012 pushed 2017 per-capita consumption to 1.1 pounds. Luke notes that lamb meat is popular with some religious and ethnic groups, whose numbers are rising in the United States. And sheep industry advocates say more Americans are interested in eating new and different foods, with lamb one of the candidates. A 2011 State totals for the Upper Midwest: South Dakota — Sixth with 260,000. Montana — Eighth with 225,000. Minnesota — 11th with 130,000. North Dakota — 21st with 70,000.
study by the American Lamb Board found that one in two Americans had never tried lamb. “Demand is growing. I don’t think it’s going to grow very fast, but it’s growing,” Maynard says.
Challenges remain But major challenges remain for the sheep industry, despite the recent rebound. As sheep numbers dropped, the industry infrastructure weakened: there are fewer sales barns handling sheep, less public research funds for sheep, less medicine labeled for sheep and fewer veterinarians knowledgeable about sheep, among other things. “It’s pretty simple. There are fewer sheep, and that affects these other things,” Luke says. Lillehaugen Farms sells its slaughter lambs and sheep at Central Livestock in West Fargo, N.D., about 140 miles to the south and east. It also sells a few to neighbors. He and Maynard stress they’re fortunate to have the services of Charlotte Klose, with Dakota Animal Care in Edinburg, N.D.
“We’re lucky. She’s a very good sheep vet who even has her own flock of sheep,” Luke says. The Lillehaugens, like others in the sheep industry, hope the infrastructure will strengthen as sheep numbers stabilize and even begin to rise. Maynard and Luke don’t think their own sheep operation will grow much. Their pastures and barn already are stretched pretty tight, they say. They’re cautiously optimistic about turning a profit this year, assuming current lamb prices don’t fall much. And they think there’s opportunity for new sheep producers. Luke’s suggestion to people interested in raising sheep: “Buy from a reputable producer.” Maynard’s advice: “Start out with a few. Don’t start with 100. See if you like it first.” The Lillehaugens, for their part, enjoy carrying on the family tradition, especially with rising consumer demand for lamb. “More people are eating what we raise. We sure like that,” Luke says. AG Monday, June 11, 2018 / AGWEEK
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expand their existing practices because they’ve been tisan Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program What would you do without your local veterinarian? More and more farmers and ranchers are finding out as able to pay off part of their educational loans. Enhancement Act, S. 487, last year with 12 Republican NIFA’s five-year Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment and 12 Democratic co-sponsors, including Sen. Debbie many current professionals who handle large animals Program report notes that “sufficient data are not yet Stabenow, D-Mich. The bill and its bipartisan House verare retiring and new replacements are harder to find. The percentage of veterinarians pursuing careers in available to accurately assess the long-term impact of sion, H.R. 1268, sponsored by Rep. Adrian Smith, R-Neb., food-animal practice has been in steady decline since the VMLRP.” But it adds that some awardees have “indi- along with 15 Republican and 22 Democratic co-sponthe end of World War II, when roughly half of the mem- cated that they have bought or plan to buy into a local sors, would eliminate the current IRS withholding tax bers of the American Veterinary Medical Association veterinary practice — a significant career decision made on NIFA loan repayment awards to veterinarians who were engaged in food animal practices. Today, only 5 to 8 financially possible, in part, through debt repayment agree to work in shortage areas for at least three years. percent of graduating veterinarians join private practices support.” The result: awardees would get the full benefit of NIFA Adele Turzillo, NIFA’s Animal Systems Division director, payments, without any deduction for taxes. with an emphasis on food animals, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food tells Agri-Pulse that it’s also too early to assess whether Calling on Congress to pass the legislation, American the new grant program, which awarded its first grants in Veterinary Medical Association President Dr. Michael and Agriculture. Let’s face it, it’s not an easy job. Across rural America, 2016, has significantly impacted the shortage situation. Topper explains that “veterinarians are the best line of vets often travel long distances and work odd hours But based on both enthusiastic feedback from awardees defense against animal diseases that can endanger under sometimes very challenging conditions. However, and a five-year assessment of the VMLRP program, humans, destroy livestock herds and hurt rural econoone of the biggest parts of the problem is the cost asso- this research scientist concludes that “we believe that mies.” He warns that “when communities have inadeciated with becoming a vet, with some students racking through these sister programs, we are addressing these quate access to veterinary care, the consequences can up six figures in student debt — and that’s after they pay shortages.” be widespread. It’s urgent that Congress takes action to Turzillo adds that there is a national need to address for their undergraduate degree. The average cost of four alleviate veterinary shortages across the country.” years of veterinary school ranges from about $150,000 to the shortage. Supporting new rural veterinary practices The American Farm Bureau Federation also supports helps not only rural vets and animal health “but also has the loan repayment program fix. “Expansion of the over $300,000 at the 30 accredited colleges in the U.S. Congress first tried to address the vet shortage and impacts on the safety of the food that is derived from VMLRP will not only help to improve the health of farm debt problems in 2003 when the National Veterinary food animals,” including beef, dairy products, pork and animals, but will contribute to the safety of our food supMedical Service Act became law, launching USDA’s Vet- poultry, she says. ply,” AFBF President Zippy Duvall said in an April 26 letter To further attract more veterinarians to open or to Congress, explaining that “many farmers and ranchers erinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program. 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Camper to glamper: A recipe for renovation By Cristen Clark
Special to Agweek
As a self-proclaimed “DIY Dummy,” my husband nearly fell on the ground when I told him I was going to practice my pathetic Pinterest-ing skills on the 2004 Forest River Cherokee fifth wheel camper we purchased from some good friends. After reading Katie Pinke’s recent column about slowing down for summer, I’m sure glad I did. My kids are at the perfect age to spend some time with no distractions. As most of you know, leaving livestock is next to impossible without harnessing help from near and far. It’s especially difficult when the reasons for leaving are firing up s’mores and committing yourself to being mosquito bait for the weekend! I’m only somewhat kidding on that last statement. “Why would you gut and redo a nice camper?” The camper was quite nice when we bought it, despite the décor being typical to most campers of its era. As a friend of mine said, it looks “like Paul Bunyan’s grandmother decorated it.” I didn’t mind the forest green and lavender tapestries much because everything was so clean! Once we got it home I second guessed my decision to renovate it and didn’t quite start right away, because it was in great condition and I Cristen Clark lives on knew it was going to be a load of work to do what I wanted to with it. I guess I inherited an Iowa farm where her family raises corn, the “all or nothing gene” from my dad. soybeans, pigs and The only thing I considered a must-do was removing the carpet flooring so I had a cattle. She loves cooking surface I could sanitize after this camper goes to pig shows so we don’t drag germs and writing, and sharing contest winning recipes home to the farm. I guess all the add-ons came as a result of “well, what if I did this?” with people she knows. and so on. Imagine the absolute glee on my husband’s face when I had a new idea, like She can be reached at when I told him I was going to repaint the whole unit, including the cabinets? The bad cristen@foodandswine. com or at foodandswine. part about that was, when I sniffed any aroma of doubt from anyone about this project, com.
it drove me further, faster to finish until I wanted to hook up to it and drive it off a cliff. The thing that kept me most sane in this whole process was the fact that we’d get to enjoy this camper as a family. Some of my fondest memories are of camping at the Iowa State Fair with my family. Granted, the waiting list to get into the Iowa State Fair Campgrounds is 15-20 years. I’d better get on that. I’ve poured quite a few hours into making this renovation happen. I worked inside this camper on all of the rainy days off during harvest last year until we buttoned it up from December to mid-February. Then I hopped back inside to finish up this spring. I learned a few things about myself and about DIY in this experience. The bad: I am not a DIY expert. I do not own all the tools. I do not have all the skills. I found the easy fixes on my own for the most part, bought supplies I could easily work with and divided the renovation up into many parts so it could be flexible with my schedule. I threw tools. I said lots and lots of bad words and stomped around like a little whiny toddler out of frustration. I got lots of blisters, cuts and bruises. There were a few days I hated it because I couldn’t figure something out but had to push my focus on the future and the potential of lasting memories to share with my family. The good: I learned how to use new and different (to me) power tools. I got to spend a lot of fun days with my friend Melissa, a fellow corn and soybean farmer and superhandy DIY expert. I was able to find jobs for my kids to do, teaching them new skills and giving them a sense of ownership when this whole experience was over. I got to decorate the space with lots of pig décor, which I love. This past weekend we had our first family camping outing and made incredible memories. Yes, it was all worth it. Would I do it again? Sure thing. AG
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including corn and soybeans. • It can grow as much as 3 inches per day — and the bigger it is, the harder it is to control. • Because it closely resembles pigweed and waterhemp, especially when small, farmers may misidentify it and take inadequate steps to control it. • It’s prone to developing herbicide resistance. Monday, June 11, 2018 / AGWEEK
SOIL HEALTH MINUTE Abbey Wick is an Extension Soil Health Specialist at North Dakota State University.
Is a cereal rye cover crop enough? By Abbey Wick
NDSU Extension Soil Health Specialist
I am often asked this question: “Is using only cereal rye as a cover crop enough or do I need more diversity?” My answer is, “It depends on what you are trying to do with that cover crop.” One goal of using cover crops is to build diversity in the cropping system, but there are plenty of other goals associated with using cover crops, such as reducing erosion or managing moisture or weeds to name a few. The most important step in using cover crops successfully is to determine what your goal is. You can then pick cover crops around those goals and also crops in rotation. If the goal is to build diversity in a cropping system, then adding more species could be beneficial. I always fall back on the “five food group” concept that Lee Briese (Independent Crop Consultant with Centrol Ag) developed because it makes using cover crops doable, economical and somewhat more universal across systems. Under this concept, you need a cool season grass, cool season broadleaf, warm season grass, warm season broadleaf and a legume within a couple of years of your rotation. In corn-soybean, add cereal rye (a cool season grass) by interseeding corn to achieve four of the five “food groups.” If radish (a cool season broadleaf) is interseeded with the rye, then all five groups are covered. If your goal is diversity, is this approach as good as including several species in a cover crop mix every year? I don’t know, but it is reasonable, economical and applicable. For erosion control or moisture management, the timing of seeding and terminating a cover crop are more important than the number of species in the mix. In this case, seeding cereal rye into a standing crop provides more growth in the fall for better erosion control over-winter. If cereal rye is seeded too late in the fall, desired erosion control in the winter may not be achieved. As a result of having more growth on rye in the fall, it could use more moisture in spring. But don’t let the cover crop use too much moisture in the spring — terminate cereal rye when the soil is just about perfect to plant a cash crop (typically soybean). To hedge your bets on moisture usage, cereal rye can be seeded at a variable rate in the fall. Lower rates on sandier soils (example: 10 pounds per acre) that are more droughty and higher rates on higher clay soils (example: 60 pounds per acre) that hold more water. This provides a little more flexibility and still achieves the intended goals of erosion control and moisture management. For weed management, cereal rye is also a great choice because of timing, cost and plant characteristics. It will compete with weeds by growing in the fall and then again in spring. Cereal rye is cheap and it breaks up other expensive modes of action
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Abbey Wick/Special to Agweek Cereal rye interseeded into standing corn in 2017 with growth in the spring of 2018. The goal is to manage moisture and weeds.
for weed management. It also has an allelopathic effect, which is a chemical released from the roots, that stunts weed growth. You don’t necessarily need diversity to achieve the goal of weed management. The big picture: there isn’t a perfect approach for using cover crops. Do what works for your farming operation and comfort level. My point is, do not get discouraged or feel like you’re not fully achieving soil health by having one species in your cover crop mix. If that’s what helps you achieve your goals, then I say go with it. AG
LAW ON THE FARM Welte is an attorney with the Vogel Law Firm in Grand Forks, N.D., and a small grains farmer in Grand Forks County.
Navigating the legal issues surrounding UAVs
By Peter Welte I have seen more unmanned aerial vehicles in the past two months than I saw in the previous two years. Maybe this is coincidence, but I don’t think so. The issue of UAVs — also known as drones — is fascinating. The consideration of legal issues pertaining to drones is equally fascinating. Drones have utility in agriculture; in fact they can be used in several ways in a farming operation. First of all, drones permit farmers to get a visual view of their fields from vantage points that were not previously accessible. An overhead view of a field during the growing season can assist farmers in planning drainage activity for the fall and can also assist them in determining fertility needs moving forward. Finally, if there is spray drift — a hot topic with dicamba for the past two years — the view from a drone can assist in determining both the amount of drift damage and the severity of such damage. The possibilities for drones go on and on. For example, livestock farmers can use drones to assist in location of livestock and also to assess the health of a herd. And the ability to locate predators and their origin is also greatly enhanced with the use of an unmanned aerial vehicle. But as with any technological advancement, there are questions. And with drones, the legal questions far exceed the answers at the present time. There are two very broad categories of legal issues pertaining to drones. The first category has to do with constitutional issues pertaining to drones. The second category simply has to do with regulation of drones. Constitutional issues pertaining to drones revolve around (1) the right to privacy and (2) illegal search and seizure. That is, how much privacy are we, as citizens, entitled to? In the old days, we could pull the shades or shut the fence around our property, and we would know that we were safe from view. However, with the advent
of UAVs, we don’t know who sees what is going on inside our property. Are we entitled to privacy at all? The answer is yes, you are entitled to freedom from government interference in the quiet use and enjoyment of your property, but only to a certain extent. The level of that extent is still developing in the eyes of the law. With regard to illegal search and seizure, this is very interesting to me. For example, if you have illegal contraband on your property, it used to be that the government couldn’t enter your property without a warrant or if the illegal contraband was “in plain sight.” Well, does the “in plain sight” doctrine extend to illegal contraband that is in plain sight from 1,000 feet above, as viewed by a drone? How about 2,000 feet? Or 3,000 feet? What if the contraband is on your property, but you don’t know it, and a neighbor with a drone reports it to law enforcement? Again, the questions outnumber the answers. Regarding regulation of drones, the Federal Aviation Administration last year announced the UAS Integration Pilot Program, which the FAA calls “an opportunity for state, local and tribal governments to partner with ‘the private sector’ to accelerate safe UAS integration.” UAS stands for Unmanned Aircraft System and generally represents the UAV, the ground-based controller and the system of communications connecting the two. The FAA says they have four objectives for the IPP. First, the FAA desires safe integration of UAS into the National Airspace System by testing and validating new “beyond visual line of sight” operations and their technologies. Second, they want the UAS security and safety risks muted by better communications between operators and regulatory officials. Third, the FAA seeks to promote innovation to serve public benefit. Finally, they seek to identify models to balance local and national interests regarding UAS integration. Seem like a mouthful? It is. But it is a huge legal field, and it promises to get more interesting! AG
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Strong t-storms; not as warm
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A cold front moving into the region will provide a cooler day Monday with varying amounts of clouds along with strong thunderstorms. Any thunderstorm can contain strong, damaging winds, large hail and downpours. Monday night will be partly cloudy and cool. A partly sunny and comfortable day is in store for Tuesday. A disturbance can touch off a thunderstorm in spots during the afternoon. Wednesday will be mostly sunny.
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An active storm track will bring periodic thunderstorms, some of which can be severe, through the period in southern Canada.
European Union Very wet conditions can be expected as a slow-moving area of low pressure moves through the region. Temperatures near average.
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Northeast SD farmers race to seed soybeans
Alfalfa, pastures look better than the past 2 years By Mikkel Pates
Agweek Staff Writer
RAYMOND, S.D. — Gale Filipek, Raymond, S.D., was seeding soybeans on the Francis Hass farm on June 1, dodging 1.5-acre muddy spots while fields only three miles away were too dry. “We’re pushing hard as we can to get it done,” Filpek, 70, said. Seed was going in 1.5 to 2 inches deep because fields are dry, other than the mud holes. “Hopefully we get a shower of rain tonight.” Filipek Hass, reached by phone on June 4, said seeding was likely to be finished by June 9. Much of the farm picked up a tenth of an inch of rain on June 1. Hass, 69, is a Clark County commissioner and sits on the Redfield Energy LLC board of manag-
ers. When he isn’t doing that, he’s raising wheat, corn, soybeans and alfalfa on about 4,500 acres, which is about a third of what he farmed at his peak five years ago. Hass has been farming full time since he was a junior in high school. His father died when Hass was 12, so an uncle took over. When the uncle died, he and his mother, Alma, took over the farm when he was 16. “I give her all the credit, really. She could have sold it,” he says. Hass says he’s been cutting back some. He has three part-time employees, including Filipek, who’s been with him for 20 years. The area got plenty of rain last fall. Hass crews had to harvest corn around some water holes in the fields. The Hasses and others in the region went through a punishing calving season. Hass’ calves started coming in early April. They had 30 inches of snow through the process, and he figures 5 percent more calves died than average. “It was a terrible calving year,” he says. “Everybody’s about wore out, all over — especially if you’ve got livestock.” This year’s alfalfa crop looks like a bright spot, Hass said, noting in the previous two years the region’s crop was hit hard by spring freeze. “I think last year it froze twice, so all you end up with is one crop, maybe two,” he says. Even some of the pastures froze last year. This year, the alfalfa prospects look better
Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates Many areas in northeast South Dakota could use a nice one-inch rain, but soybeans along U.S. Highway 212 in the Henry, S.D., area, looked cheery on June 1, 2018.
and the pastures look good. Hass strives to put up a year’s worth of feed, but that hasn’t been possible in the past two years. This year it might be.
“An inch (of rain) wouldn’t hurt. If it comes easy,” Hass said. “We’re going to need it to for a second cutting of alfalfa. We’re going to need it soon, but we’re doing fine right now. ” AG
Study: Ag research funding drops Decline threatens productivity gains By Jonathan Knutson Agweek Staff Writer
A new report reinforces what many agriculturalists already know: Public-sector spending on ag research in the U.S. and many other high-income countries continues to decline, challenging farmers’ ability to produce enough food to meet growing demand. Public ag research and spending development peaked in 2009 and, adjusted for inflation, fell by an average of 1.5 percent annually from 2009 to 2013, according to the report from
the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Service. The multi-year drop was the first sustained decline in more than 50 years — a period in which ag productivity nearly doubled, reflecting public-sector spending on research and development. As the report puts it, “Productivity-led agricultural growth during the latter half of the 20th century largely stemmed from investments in agricultural R&D and the application of industrial inputs in agriculture.” The report, by Paul Heisey and Keith Fuglie, measured high-income countries in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Based in Paris and founded in 1961, the organization and its 35 member coun-
tries seek to stimulate economic progress and world trade. Many high-income countries began spending less on ag research following the 20082009 global financial crisis, with the contraction particularly pronounced in the U.S. and Southern Europe/Mediterranean region, the report says. Another finding: The U.S. has become a proportionately smaller player in ag research funding. Though “the United States continues to spend the most of any high-income country on public agricultural R&D, the U.S. share of the total fell from 35 percent in 1960 to less than 25 percent by 2013,” the report says. Ag’s share of total public research funding has declined over time, as well. By 2013,
ag’s share of all public research/development spending in high-income countries was 5.2 percent, down from 9.1 percent in 1981, according to the report. Ag research helps in two ways: generating new productivity gains and maintaining current levels of productivity. The latter, so-called “maintenance research,” protects past productivity gains threatened by the emergence of new pests and crop diseases, among other challenges. “Without a steady stream of new technologies and techniques to address these challenges, agricultural productivity and output could fall,” the report says. AG
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Tractor/Loader, Late Model Skid Steer, Shop Equipment, Farm Misc.
THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2018 • 10:00 A.M.
1842 360th St., Humboldt, Minnesota – 2 Miles East on Kittson County #6 AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: Jim & Mary are moving and selling the quality farm related items. TRACTOR/LOADER SKID STEER & ATTACHMENTS: • J.D. #4450 MFWD Tractor, CAH, 3-pt. 3-Hyd., 15-spd., PS, 18.4-42” Tires, 6415 hrs., S#004402 • Set of 18.4-42” Band Duals • Allied #894 Quick Tach Loader w/8’ Bucket for the Above Tractor, S#23704 • 55” Bucket and Bale Fork for Allied Loader • 2008 Bobcat, #S-185 Skid Steers w/Cab & Heat, Auxiliary Hyd., only 274 hrs., “One Owner” S#A3L911265 “Exc.”• 80” Snow Bucket• Brush Grapple• Pallet Fork Attach. Bobcat #15-C Post Hole Digger w/8” & 12” Augers• Skid Steer Mt. Tree Scoop• Skid Steer Bale Fork• AC #WD Wide Front Tractor• 10-Ton Wagon with Hay Rack• Hammerback 12’ Killifer• Mayrath 6” Auger• J.D. Tricycle Side Delivery Rake• 10 ft. Rope Trip Cultivator HOBBY TRAILERS, ALTOZ MOWER, LAWN & GARDEN • 4-Wheel Custom Built Parade Wagon with Box and Seats• 2017 Altoz #XC601 Commercial Mower w/61” Deck, only 16.6 hrs.• Huskee 3 ft. x 5” Lawn Trailer• (2) 15 Gal. Weed Sprayers• 5 ft. Chemical Weed Roller• 38” Lawn Sweeper• T-Posts• Water Master Floating Pump “New”• Stihl MS 301 Chain Saw• Folding Aluminum Pickup Ramps• Step Ladder• Basketball Hoop• Troy Bilt 16” Pony Rear Tine Tiller• Honda Mini Tiller, Garden Planter COLLECTIBLES & MISCELLANEOUS • (2) Old Bicycles• Buck Saws• Old Wheel Barrow• Steel Rods & Reels• Whiskey Barrel Planters• Set of Silver Plate• Misc. Household TRAILER, SNOW BLOWER, DISC MOWER, ETC. • ’10 ADU 14,000 lb. Tandem Axle Trailer, 2/3 Tilt Bed, 7’x20’, “Exc.”• Farm King #960 8 ft. 3-pt. Snow Blower• New Holland#452 3-pt. Disc Mower• Implement Tractor Tires• 110 Gal. Service Tank• JD & IH Suitcase Weights• (2) 5th Wheel Plates SHOP EQUIPMENT & TOOLS • C-Air 80 Gal. Ind. Air Compressor• Metal Bolt Bin• A-Frame• Shop Press• Cherry Picker• Alkota #4122 Washer• Acetylene Welder• JD #A-90 Knipco Heater• Shop Vac• (3) Barrell Oil Station• Miller Thunderbolt AC/DC Welder• Welding Table with Vise
JIM & MARY WIESE owners
LUNCH SERVED • ALL SALES FINAL Not resposible for accidents. All items to be removed within 7 days
158.5 +/- Acres - Stutsman County, ND
LAND AUCTION Tuesday, June 26, 2018 – 5:00 p.m. (CT) AUCTION LOCATION: Gladstone Inn - Jamestown, ND Property features excellent cropland and building site. Cropland has good Soil Productivity Index (SPI) with most of it ranging 75-85. Located north of Courtenay in Corinne Township with good access on County Road #20. Building site sits on higher ground off the highway and would make a great grain bin operation which includes 3 phase power, rural water, and a well. Property is leased for the 2018 crop year with a portion of the payment going to the buyer. Subject to prior sale.
Property Information: Acres: 158.5 +/Legal: SE¼ 29-144-62 Cropland Acres: 158.62 +/11th St. SE
C ontact :
EXCELLENT CROPLAND & BUILDING SITE!!
CONTACT AGENT: Bob - 701.371.8538 OWNER: ScottPifer Hoggarth LAND AUCTIONS
MN LIC. #45-01
ND LIC. #206
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2012 Bobcat T650
Enclosed cab with heat and AC, power quick attach, 2 speed, 2,200 hrs, new tracks & sprockets, deluxe cab, good bucket. $34,000/OBO.
2013 Bobcat S590
Enclosed cab with heat & AC, SJC controls, power quick attach, two speed, deluxe cab, 900 hours, new tires, good bucket, $29,000/OBO.
2012 Bobcat T750
Enclosed cab with heat and AC, 2 speed, power, quick attach, 2150 hours, high flow, deluxe cab, pilot controls, bucket, $40,000/OBO.
FOR SALE: 1970 72’ Rosewood 2 bdrm mobile home to be moved. Peaked metal roof, 2 decks, 10x20 and 8x12, extended walls w/added insulation. Elect. water heater and water softner incl. $3,500. Rural Lisbon. 701-680-0398. GMC Denali 2014, 3500 crew cab 4x4 pick up, loaded, with Duramax diesel, Allison transmission, 24,000 miles, never been smoked in, no pets, always kept inside, like new, dark red color, asking $56,600. (605) 351-2127 Well maintained HR Scepter 38 PST. 112000 mi. Features 3 slides 350 Cummins engine, Roadmaster chassis,six speed Allison transmission, 2 AC units, electric awning, 7500 Onan quiet diesel gen, 3 burner wedge wood Vision stove, Sharp Carousel microwave/convection, 4 door Norcold fridge (new cooling unit) with ice maker, custom dining table and computer desk, queen bed, Splendide 2000 washer/dryer combo, one piece fiberglass roof, satellite dish, new house batteries, two owner coach. This one is ready to go! Must see to appreciate! Asking $45,500. Ph 605-380-1176 2013 Smart car, 40+ mpg, AT, AC, PW, PL, 10k miles, $5,700/Trade offer. Starlite Motors (605) 225-4115 2013 Forest River MicroLite, 25ft., front bedroom, 3 bunks in back, hard side, loaded, 1/2 ton tow able, $9,750/Trade. Starlite Motors (605) 225-4115 2007 Honda Shadow Spirit 750, 6,400 miles, $2,500 obo. (605) 397-7865
This sale is managed by Pifer’s Auction & Realty. All statements made the day of the auction take precedence over all printed materials. The seller reserves the right to reject or accept any and all bids. Pifer’s Auction & Realty, 1506 29th Ave S, Moorhead, MN 56560. Kevin Pifer, ND #715.
ONLINE BIDDING WITH PROXIBID AT 12:00 P.M. REGISTRATION AT proxibid.com/rapacz. CUSTOMER SUPPORT: 877-505-7770
Lincoln Town Car 1999, new tires, 137k mi., $4,000. 1981 Yamaha Exciter 250, new tires, chain & battery, 11.5k mi., $1,000. (605) 225-3378 2005 Tiffin model Phaeton, 40TSH, 3 slides, 400 HP CAT, 15,000 miles, always stored inside, excellent, $74,400. Knight Truck Sales (605) 225-1196
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CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AUCTION THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2018 – 10:30 AM
2015 40th Anniversary Edition Honda Goldwing Trike, Roadsmith Conversion. 12,000 miles with matching Road Dog trailer. This trike is immaculate! (605) 641-2023 Spearfish, SD. Serious Inquiries Only.
REAL ESTATE – TRACTORS – GUNS - TOOLS – TRAPPING – LAWN/GARDEN LOCATION: From Middle River, MN – 10 miles east on Cty# 6, 6 miles north on Cty# 49, 4.5 miles east on Cty# 48.
THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 5:00PM
2002 H.D. low rider, Screaming Eagle, 12,000 miles, lots of chrome, new tires, saddle bags, detach windshield, excellent condition. (605) 460-2581
LOCATION: FAR SOUTH PARKING LOT OF THE ALERUS CENTER, 1200 SOUTH 42ND STREET, GRAND FORKS, ND 58201 AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: JTC Construction and Innes Construction consolidated earlier this year. Having reviewed all of their equipment needs, they have duplicate units and equipment excess to ongoing operations. Please note a good line of quality items. INSPECTION: By appointment prior to June 8; Items will be at Alerus Center starting June 8. ONLINE BIDDING: PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO BID ONLINE BY VISITING WWW.RESOURCEAUCTION.COM LOAD OUT INFO: Loading assistance sale day; Friday, June 15 & Monday, June 18. All items must be removed by June 20, 2018.
REAL ESTATE: 28ft x 48ft 3 bedroom/1 bath house w/ kitchen, dining room, living room; 24ft x 40ft double car garage/shop; 30ft x 48ft pole shed; Garden & storage sheds; Approx 10.5 acres. Call the auction company for viewing or more information; TRACTORS, VEHICLES, GUNS, TOOLS – New Holland Boomer 3050 MFWD tractor w/ 250TL 6ft loader, only 366 hours; IH Farmall 300 w/loader, sn# 25614; Case Comfort King 930; 2016 Ford F150 XLT Ext cab 4x4, 2.7 Ecoboost, only 4800 miles; 2000 Chevy Silverado Ext Cab Z71, 5.3 V8; Polaris Sportsman 300 4wd ATV, 514 miles; Cub Cadet GTX 2100 23hp 48in lawn tractor; 208 hrs; Champion 6.5hp 3500w generator; Several guns & trapping equipment; MUCH MORE!!! FOR PICTURES & SALE BILL GO TO WWW.JRAUCTIONEERS.COM
JAMES AVRON ESTATE
TERMS: Cash, approved check, US funds. Driver’s license ID required to register. Statements made auction day take precedence over all advertising. All items sold as is, all sales final. Nothing to removed until settled for. AUCTIONEER: JASON ROMINSKI AUCTIONEERS, Stephen MN, MN Lic#45-14/ND Lic#922. Phone 218-478-3030.
Stephen MN, MN Lic#45-14/ND Lic#922. Phone 218-478-3030.
TRACTORS – VEHICLES – MACHINERY – TOOLS LAWN/GARDEN – TOYS - FURNITURE LOCATION: From Stephen, MN – 1.5 miles west on County #5, 1.5 miles north.
SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 9:00AM
FOR PICTURES & SALE BILL GO TO WWW.JRAUCTIONEERS.COM
ROBERT & INYCE HENDRICKS ESTATE
1970 John Deere 4000 diesel, 6590 hours, sn# 230554R; Minneapolis Moline “R”, sn# 407323; Ferguson TE20, sn# 23289; 1958 Chevrolet Delray, 265 6 cyl, 96K miles; 1989 Chevrolet Silverado 2wd, 5.0L V8, 87K miles; 1975 Chevrolet C60 truck; Gleaner “L” combine with straight & pickup headers; Versatile 400 swather; Coachmen Cadet 19.5ft travel trailer; Husqvarna 21hp 46in lawn mower; 3pt mower; 2.5 yard scraper; JD 12ft chisel plow; JD 10ft kilifer; Melroe 24ft multiweeder; MM 7ft offset disc; JD 6ft 3pt cultivator; Behlen 1283 bu hopper bin; Several assorted power & hand tools; Several toy tractors, vintage toys, and dolls; Red Wing crocks; Antique furniture; Glassware, Oak wall phones; MUCH MORE!!!
TERMS: Cash, approved check, US funds. Driver’s license ID required to register. Statements made auction day take precedence over all advertising. All items sold as is, all sales final. Nothing to removed until settled for.
AUCTIONEER: JASON ROMINSKI AUCTIONEERS Stephen MN, MN Lic#45-14/ND Lic#922. Phone 218-478-3030.
FARM RETIREMENT AUCTION LOCATION: From Thompson, ND – 9 miles west on Hwy# 15, 1 mile north, ½ mile west. (2253 8th Ave, Thompson ND) NOTE – FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL BILL WEST @ 218-779-0154
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 10:00AM
WEST BROTHERS FARMS
TERMS: Cash, approved check, US funds. Driver’s license ID required to register. Statements made auction day take precedence over all advertising. All items sold as is, all sales final. Nothing to removed until settled for.
AUCTIONEER: JASON ROMINSKI AUCTIONEERS Stephen MN, MN Lic#45-14/ND Lic#922. Phone 218-478-3030.
1995 Case-IH 2188 combine; 1993 Ford-Versatile 846 4WD, 7647 hrs; 1986 Case-IH 4494 4WD, 6856 hrs; 1987 Case-IH 2294 2WD, 5157 hrs; 2009 Case-IH 2606 6 row chopping corn head; 2012 Dagleman 45ft Rock Roller; 1973 Chevrolet C65 tandem truck w/ roll tarp; 1977 GMC 6500 tandem truck w/ roll tarp; 2002 Honda Foreman ES 4wd ATV; Lahman “Little Dipper” skid steer; 1977 IH 766 gas; John Deere 7100 12 row planter; IHC 6200 28ft drill; Case-IH 1020 25ft flex header; Case-IH 1010 25ft straight head w/pickup reel; EZ Trail 475bu grain cart; IHC 27ft deep tiller; IHC 470 37ft cultivator; IHC 5600 25ft chisel plow; Krause tandem disc; IHC rotary hoe; Tebben 12 row cultivator; Summers 70ft drag; MF 775 swather; IHC 21ft PT swathers; Westfield 6x31 auger; Hutchinson 8x56 auger; Several power & hand tools; FOR PICTURES & SALE BILL GO TO WWW.JRAUCTIONEERS.COM
EQUIPMENT: *1999 Gehl DL8H DynaliftTelehandler Forklift-6522 Hours, 8000lb capacity, SN#8H42j00330327 *2005 Lull 1044C-54 Telehandler, 6746 hrs, SN# 0160008-585 *2010 John Deere 323D Skid Steer, 3230 hours showing, SN#0323DK179053 *1996 John Deere 410D, Turbo 4x4, Loader Backhoe, only 3840 hours showing, SN#T0410DG825460 *2006 Genie IC 4X4 Areal Lift, Model-Z-45/25, 3559 hours showing, SN#452506-27129 *2004 JLG MRT26 Rough Terrain Scissor Lift, 3273 hrs *1992 Bomag BW 75AD Roller Tamper, 517 hours *Wacker RD880 Riding Roller Tamper, 16 HP, SN#673603933 *2011 Frost Fighter Heater SN#5110415 *2) 2000 Morrison- DB17Concrete Buggy W/Honda GX 390 Motor *Bartell 36’’ Power Trowel *Master 48’’ Power Trowel *2) Bartell Riding Power Trowels- Double 48’’ *1992 Master RB2 Riding Power Trowel *1992 Master Riding Power Trowel *Bunyan Roller Screed- 11 rollers vary in sizes from 8’-26’ *Bartell Edger Trowel- Model # B424 *MK Diamond Products Model #159345 CX-3 Concrete Saw *Miller Welder-Generator Bobcat 225, 1266 hrs showing *Miller S-32P Flex Cord Wire Feed Welder *Lincoln Arc Welder- Idealarc 250 *Hobart Handler 140 Wire Feed
Welder with Cart *Onan Elite 140 Generator *Honda 5.5hp Pressure Washer *Jobsite Fans *Propane, Natural Gas and Diesel Heaters *JET 6’’ Jointer- Model JJ-6CSX *Husqvarna Cut-N-Break Gas Saw *Delta Table Saw- Model 35-650 *Delta 10’’ Series 2000 Table Saw *Delta Model 10 Table Saw *Target Pro 30 Concrete Saw *Concrete Vibrators *3) Sure Flame Heaters EQUIPMENT ATTACHMENTS: *Gehl Jib Model #80453615’ Long *Forklift Bucket- 4000 LBS Capacity, SN# 12693 *John Deere Worksite Pro-T-78 Heavy Duty Skid Steer Bucket W/Teeth *2013 Bobcat- Root Grapple. Model-GRPL 72 Root, SN#AEGH02306 *John Deere worksite proBR72 Sweeper Attachment, SN#T0BR72x110045 *Bobcat Sweeper AttachmentNewer *Bobcat 20 Auger Attachment *Bobcat Auger Bits- 24’’, 18’’ and 10’’ *Yellow Forklift Basket VEHICLES: *2012 GMC Sierra K2500 HD Crew Cab- 164,000 Miles (New Engine @ 156,000 miles) Tool Box and Fuel Tank, VIN#1GT12ZCG7CF180865 *2008 Ford F-250 XLT Crew Cab- 138,000 Miles Showing, VIN# 0741x-31139 *2004 Ford F250 xlt Extended Cab-180,358 Miles Showing, VIN#1FTNX21S94EA43130 *2001 Sterling LT95000 New
speedometer, miles unkown, VIN#2FZHAZA891AH80147 *1984 Chev C-30 1 Ton, 350 v-8, 4 speed 12’ Flat Bed with Tommy Gate, 86,662 Miles showing TRAILERS: *4) Enclosed Job Trailers *1984 Lincoln Arc Welder on Trailer-Atwood Mobile Products *2005 16ft Redi- Haul tilt bed trailer- Vin47SS162T251022022- Model R1627 T Bite *2012 16ft PJ Ultimate CustomSide Trailer with Dump, VIN# 4P5D81428C1177248 *Homemade 16ft wood sided trailer- No Serial Number *Homemade 16ft wood sided trailer- No Serial Number *Fuel Tank on Trailer MISCELLANEOUS: *Roofing Barricade J Rails (#50+) *Scaffold Side Bracket Rail *(2) Concrete Chutes *1500 Gallon Water tank *Dual fuel tank w/dual TuthillFR 1200G Series 12 volt pumps; 15 GPM w/ hoses and nozzles *Compressor On trailer, 200 LBS Pressure, 2147 Hours Shwoing *Concrete Blankets *4 foot scaffold (40+) *Water Pumps and Hoses *90lb 1-1/4’’ Jackhammer with Bits *4) Shoring Posts *Knaack Storagemaster 69 Gang Box *2) Knaack Storagemaster 79 Gang Box *Cyclone Manufacturing Sand Blasting Booth *San-Blast Model #300 Portable Sandblaster *Various Pallet Racking and Shelving *KargoMaster Truck Rack
AUCTIONEER: JASON ROMINSKI AUCTIONEERS
INNES CONSTRUCTION, INC OWNER
For more information call Brian at 218-791-7645 or Jerod 218-791-4298 AUCTIONEERS & CLERK: Resource Auction, Dennis Biliske- Auctioneer, 2702 17th Ave S, Grand Forks, ND 58201, ph 701-757-4015, fax 701-757-4016, Dennis Biliske ND Lic 237, ND Clerk Lic 624, email- firstname.lastname@example.org, “Decades of Knowledge-Steady Innovation-Top Results” website- www.resourceauction.com CANADIAN BUYERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME. Please furnish a letter of credit for registration. Some purchases require payment by wire. Most units move easily across the border, feel free to ask in advance for document assistance if necessary.
TERMS: Cash, cashier’s check, wire transfer, approved check in US funds. All sales final. Statements made auction day take precedence over all advertising. Document fee on vehicle titles will apply & vehicle titles will be mailed to buyers.
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SUMMER EQUIPMENT CONSIGNMENT AUCTION FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2018 • 10 A.M. ORR AUCTION CENTER - 4154 HWY. 281 SE, JAMESTOWN, ND
Inspection: Contact Orr Auctioneers for specific owner information. Directions: Orr Auction Center is conveniently located 4.5 miles South of Jamestown, ND on US Hwy. 281. Terms and Conditions: Cash or approved check day of Auction.
• John Deere 8870, 4wd, 8,500 approx. hrs. 20.8-R42 duals, wheel weights, 4 hydraulics, 24 speed • John Deere 6420 MFWD, 8,370 hours. 3 point, pto, hydraulics with 1440 loader and bucket • 1993 John Deere 7600 MFWD, 15,022 hrs. 3 point, PTO, 3 hydraulics, power quad sn. 002567 • John Deere 4630 power shift, 3 point, pto, 3 hydraulics • John Deere 4230, power shift, 3 point. 3 hydraulics with John Deere 148 loader with grapple • John Deere 3020 diesel, new clutch, nice tractor • 2000 Case IH CX100, MFWD, 8,227 hours, CAH, shuttle shift, 3 hydraulics, dual PTO, 3 point, 13.6-38 rear tires, 12.4-24 fronts, • Case IH 2394, 2wd, 6,359 hrs., 4 speed power shift, 1,000 PTO, 3 pt., 3 hyd. 20.838 Firestone hub duals, front weights, sn. 9945862 • Farmall 400 gas, wide front • Farmall H narrow front, pto, hydraulics
• Gleaner 30 ft. head with air reel, off of above listed low hour machine • Gleaner 12 ft. pick up header with 12 ft. pickup • Case IH 2162 40 ft. flex draper head • Case IH 1020 flex header with Crary cutting system • 2005 Cases IH 1020, 30 ft. flex header with finger reel • Case IH 1015 pu head with Case IH 7 belt pickup • Case IH 1083 8 row 30 inch. corn head, metal snouts • International 810 22 ft. rigid header with Lucke 9 inch sunflower pans • International 810 pickup header • John Deere 930 straight header with finger reel • 2003 John Deere 925F, full finger drum, finger reel, 701824 • John Deere 922 flex header, poly snouts, poly finger reel • John Deere 224, 24 ft. flex header with finger reel • John Deere 914 pu head with JD 7 belt pick up • John Deere 220 flex head, metal snouts and finger reel • Several used header trailers
Frontier box, roll tarp and hoist, 366 engine, only 53k actual miles • 1973 IH Loadstar 1600 single axle truck with 16 ft. box, roll tarp. 345 engine, 4x2 speed
• 2008 Ford F250 XLT crew cab 4wd, long box, 5.4 ltr. Gas, 214k miles • 2004 Buick Rendevous al wheel drive, 3.4 V6, 142 k miles, has damage titlte • 2003 Chevrolet K1500 Silverado, extended cab, 4wd, 205 k miles, right side body damage • 1992 Chevy 3500, 1 ton extended cab dually, 454 engine, automatic, 108k actual miles • 1992 Cadillac Deville • 1979 Chevy 1500 4x4, 350 auto, need works, with Boss snow plow
• 2017 DCT triple axle deck over trailer model 830TP 21BT, like new, beaver tail with folding ramp system • 2008 Aluma AE724TAV, 24 ft. plus 5 ft. v nose enclosed trailer, all aluminum, extruded floors. Insulated and lined, E-track w/ wheel chocks, tool cabinets, shower and more, very nice COLLECTOR TRACTORS: • 2006 PJ 40 ft. gooseneck trailer, tandem axle, • These units have been sitting in storage for TRUCKS: dual wheels, nice many years (not currently running) • Aluminum semi cattle pot trailer • 2013 International 8600 day cab semi, Max • John Deere AR, wide front sn 27409 • Gooseneck water trailer with 2,000 gallon Force, only 299k miles, 10 speed • John Deere H, spoke wheels poly tank, Honda transfer motor • 2007 Kenworth T600, Cummins ISX, 18 speed, • John Deere styled D, sn L-80142 • 1993 bumper pull car trailer 530 hp. 760k miles, sleeper • John Deere unstyled D, on rubber with full set • 2006 Kenworth T600, Cummins ISX, 10 • PJ Trailers, 20 ft. tilt bed trailer of steel wheels, sn. 133928 • 12 ft. x 8.5 ft. single axle trailer speed, 475 hp. 10 speed, 295/75/22.5 tires, • John Deere unstyled D, sn. 116966 • 1972 Spartan 18 ft. horse trailer, model new steers, 895k miles • John Deere BR, spoke wheels, sn. 332633 EC2679 • 1995 Freightliner truck with 21 ft. flatbed, hydraulic brakes, 5.9 ltr. Cummins COMBINES AND HEADERS: SEMI-TRAILERS: • 1981 Chevy C70 tandem axle truck with 19.5 • 2002 Gleaner R62 rotary combine, only 998 • 2000 Great Diane 48 ft. 102 inch wide dry ft. box, roll tarp separator hours, 1,330 engine hours, 285 hp. • 1979 Chevrolet tandem axle truck with 20 ft. van trailer Cummins M11, rock trap, 30.5 x 32 tires, local Frontier box, roll tarp, lift tag, 366 engine, only • 1999 Strick Trailers 48 ft. tandem axle van retirement piece trailer 56k actual miles • John Deere 8820 Titan II, 4,034 engine hrs. • 1998 Chamberlin 40 ft. grain hopper bottom • 1976 Chevy C-65 tandem axle truck with 20 sn. 616039 trailer, air ride, roll tarp ft. steel box, roll tarp, 3 piece end gate, 366 • 1979 John Deere 7720, Hydrostatic, header • 1988 Wilson 48 ft. aluminum semi cattle pot engine, 5x2 speed • 1975 Chevrolet tandem axle truck with 20 ft. height control, chaff spreader trailer, spring ride, model PSDCL- 208
OVER 45 YEARS 2018
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• 2007 Unverferth 6500 grain cart, roll tarp (green) • Westfield WC1335, 13 inch x 35 ft. belt conveyer w/ 220 electric motor • Westfield J208-51, 8 inch x 51 ft. auger with 220 electric motor
• MacDon 5020 mower conditioner, 16 ft. with new guards and sections, nice • Morris Hay Hiker 1400 bale transport with hydraulic pickup system • Rowse double 9 ft. sickle mower with IH heads • New Holland 9 ft. sickle mower • Rowse 14 wheel rake, inline • Farmhand 15 ft. x 28 ft. hyd. stack mover • Farmhand 13 ft. x 28 ft. hyd. stack mover • John Deere 260 3 point disc mower • International 100 3 point sickle mower, 7 ft. • New Holland 311 Hayliner square baler • International 1000 sickle mower • Vermeer R22 hydraulic drive V rake
• John Deere 566 large round baler, 17k approximate bales • 2005John Deere 567 large round baler, net wrap, Mega Wide pickup, bale kicker, 33k approx. bales, • 1996 JD 566 large round baler • 2- Case IH 8480 large round balers, twine tie • Case IH 8460 large round baler • Vermeer 504 Super F large round baler • Gehl 1850 large round baler • New Holland 780A large round baler, twine and net wrap • New Idea 484 small round baler
• Industias America 120 R, 12 ft. 6 way adjustable blade, unused • Industrias America 140R, 14 ft. 6 way adjustable blade, unused • 3- Unused 10F, Industrias America 10 ft. hydraulic tilt blades • Several other unused box scrapers
• Premier 1900, 21 ft. windrower with finger reel
• John Deere 885, 8 row 30 inch NH3 side dresser • 2014 Rite Way F3-46 land roller • International 12 bottom plow • International 37.5 ft. Vibrashank
OTHER EQUIPMENT: • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •
2012 Fast 833P 16 row 30 applicator John Deere 148 loader with grapple Melroe 115 Spray coupe, 60ft. booms Summers reel type rock picker Unused 430 Industries America Header trailer Unused 435 Industries America Header trailer Unused 440 Industries America Header trailer Unused 835 Industrias America Header trailer Unused 842 Industries America Header trailer, brakes and lights 2- 836, 36 ft. adjustable header trailer, lights and brakes Maurer 36 ft. header trailer Elmers Welding 25 ft. header trailer NYB 66 ft. 3 point sprayer, 500 gallon fiberglass tank, with controls NYB 80 ft. slide in pickup sprayer, 500 gallon tank, boom lift, Ravan controller Haul All 2,000 hydraulic unload hopper Eversman pull type V ditcher
and 48” deck 439 hours • 2002 GX345 20 HP JD lawn mower liquid cooled, power steering, 54” deck, 42” snowblower, chains, HYD lift and 739 hours • 2011 Cub Cadet commercial diesel mower, model 6032, 960 hrs, 60 inch deck, Yanmar 32 hp, 3 bag power bagger • 2010 Polaris Ranger 400 UTV, only 589 hrs. 4x4, camouflage • 2008 JD 620i Gator UTV, only 357 hours • 2008 Arctic Cat 366 ATV, 4x4, front windshield • 2007 Harley Davidson 1200 Sportster, 7,500 actual miles, windshield, excellent condition • 2004 Crossroads Cruiser 29 ft. 5th wheel travel trailer, 14 ft. slide out • John Deere F687 front mount mower, 60 inch commercial deck, zero turn, 23 hp., 560 hrs. • Hustler Fast Trac Super Duty, 54 inch zero turn mower with bagger, 540 hrs. • 1996 Toro Grounds Mater 120 52 inch front mount mower • 1993 Hitchhiker II, 26 ft. 5th wheel camper • John Deere 510 front deck mower, 38 inch, bagger, tach shows 719 • Craftsman 26 hp riding mower with 26 inch deck • 2- Electric golf carts
SKID STEER, FORKLIFT AND UNUSED ATTACHMENTS: • Melroe 773 Bobcat skid steer loader, 3,810 hrs. w/dirt bucket, electric hook ups • Yale propane forklift, 5,000 lb. capacity, older units in good working order • Stout HD72-3 open end rock/brush grapple, quick attach • 2- 5500lb Redline walk through pallet fork 48” and 60 “tines • 4 Redline plates • Redline double tine bale spear, unused • Redline tree/post puller, unused • Pull Cat tree and post puller, unused quick attach
• • COLORADO BLUE SPRUCE: • • Approximately 500 potted spruce trees ready • to plant. Various size from 3 ft. to 5 ft. 3 gallon to 15 gallon pots, field cut. • • CATTLE EQUIPMENT:
• 2- well pipe 48 ft. semi-trailer hay racks, 2 section • 53 ft. well pipe semi-trailer hay rack, 2 section • John Deere 1780 Conservation 16 row 30 inch • 120- Unused 6 bar x 20 ft. continuous fence planter, Demco liquid fertilizer, Seed Star panels with connectors monitor and control, Max Emerge Plus, • 60- Unused 5 bar x 12 ft. portable corral • International 400 Cyclo planter panels Handling equipment to include head gates, RECREATIONAL-LAWN AND • squeeze chutes and misc., gates GARDEN: • Owatonna model 83 grinder mill • 2012 X324 22hp JD lawn mower 450 hours 48” deck UTILITY TRACTOR • 2010 X324 22hp JD lawn mower with bagger EQUIPMENT:
• Frontier 2060, 60 inch rotary brush mower, 3 point • Unused Industrias America F05, 5 ft. pull type scraper, hydraulic lift • Unused Industrias America 6F, 6 ft. rotary brush cutter • Woods L 306 Belly mower • Buehler Farm King 3 point finishing mower • Other Misc. pieces
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Several portable generators Metal and wood work benches Horse buggy Danhuser 3 point post hole auger, 9 and 12 inch augers MAC job site tool box, 60 inch Rough cut lumber (630 pieces windbreak boards) Unused rafters, 32 ft. New 12 ft. x 22 ft. garage with roll up door. 8 ft. x 12. finished utility shed, wired 2015 Hobart Handler 140 wire feed welder JD front mount auxiliary fuel tank Large selection of treated guard rail timbers 3 unused 5 inch x 24 inch hydraulic cylinders 30 ft. Summers mounted harrow, used very litttle Misc. shop tools and items Large amount of misc. items too numerous to mention
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418 Main St, Cando, ND; 204 Hwy 2 West, Devils Lake, ND; 217 S 4th St, Grand Forks, ND Auctioneer’s 951, Clerk’s 644, ND RE 3160 www.nikolaisenlandcompany.com
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MON., JUNE 11 - MON., JUNE 18 Farm Equipment Auction, Strathcona, MN. Timed Online. Noah Lorenson, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. WED., JUNE 13 June Online Auction, Upper Midwest Locations. Steffes Group, Inc. THU., JUNE 14 Timed Online Inventory Reduction Auction, Long Prairie, MN. Steffes Group, Inc. MON., JUNE 19 - TUE., JUNE 19 Trucking Auction, Litchfield, MN. Timed Online Auction. Logistics 1 Trucking, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. MON., JUNE 11 - THU., JUNE 21 Antique Tractor Auction, Cokato, MN. Timed Online Auction. Gary Nordlund, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. MON., JUNE 11 - THU., JUNE 21 Farm Auction, Litchfield, MN. Timed Online Auction. Steffes Group, Inc. TUE., JUNE 12 - TUE., JUNE 19 Retirement Auction, West Fargo, ND. Timed Online Auction. DCR Machine Shop, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. TUE., JUNE 12 Retirement Auction, Grand Forks, ND. Rebarcheck Construction, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. TUE., JUNE 12 - 10:00 AM/CT Land Auction, Washburn, ND. Paul and Susan Schulz, Owners. Pifer’s Auction & Realty. TUE., JUNE 12 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Equipment Estate Auction, Washburn, ND. John Holznagel Estate & Erin Holznagel, Owners. Bitz Auction Service. TUE., JUNE 12 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Retirement Auction, Kathryn, ND. Robert & Gloria Larson, Owners. Steffes Group, Inc. WED., JUNE 13 Farm Equipment Auction, Online Bidding Only. Multiple Parties, Owner. Big Iron Auctions. WED., JUNE 13 - 11:00 AM/CT Large Construction Auction, Bismarck, ND. Straightway Construction, Inc., Owner. Wolff Auctioneers. WED., JUNE 13 - 1:00 PM/CT Lake Home & Personal Property Auction, Meeker County, MN. Steffes Group, Inc. THU., JUNE 14 - 10:00 AM/MT Farm Auction, Westby, MT. Jessie and Tara Schoepper, Owners. Haugland’s Action Auction. THU., JUNE 14 - 10:00 AM/CT Shop Equipment, Lawn & Garden Auction, Humboldt, MN. Jim & Mary Wiese, Owners. Mick Rapacz Auctioneers. THU., JUNE 14 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Auction, Gary, MN. Gene Martinson, Owner. Berg Auction Service. THU., JUNE 14 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Equipment Auction, Wimbledon, Nd. Ames Farms, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. THU., JUNE 14 - 10:30 AM/CT Construction Equipment Auction, Grand Forks, ND. JTC Inc & Innes Construction, Owner. Dennis Biliske Auctioneer. THU., JUNE 14 - 5:00 PM/CT Farm Estate Auction, Middle River, MN. james Avron Estate, Owner. Jason Rominski Auctioneers.
FRI., JUNE 15 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Estate Auction, Edmore, ND. Reuben Hellekson Estate, Owner. Dakota Auctioneers. FRI., JUNE 15 - 10:00 AM/CT Summer Equipment Consignment Auction, Jamestown, ND. Orr Auctioneers. FRI., JUNE 15 - 1:00 PM/CT Hobby Farm & Land Auction, Greenfield, MN. Steffes Group, Inc. FRI., JUNE 15 - 1:00 PM/CT Moving Auction, Sauk Rapids, MN. Roger & Joanne Kris, Owners. Steffes Group, Inc. SAT., JUNE 16 - 9:00 AM/CT Estate Auction, Stephen, MN. Robert & Inyce Hendricks Estate, Owner. Jason Rominski Auctioneers. SAT., JUNE 16 - 9:30 AM/CT Farm & Ranch Equipment Estate Auction, Trail City, SD. Francis Hummel Estate. Weishaar Auction Service. SAT., JUNE 16 - 10:00 AM/CT Small Equipment Auction, Roseau, MN. John & Carla Rybak, Owners. Mick Rapacz Auctioneers. SAT., JUNE 16 - 10:00 AM/CT Estate Auction, Fertile, MN. Verna Eide Estate, Owner. Berg Auction Service. SAT., JUNE 16 - 10:00 AM/CT Tractor, Tool & Collectable Auction, Thief River Falls, MN. John Halsa & David Wold, Owners. McMullen Auctions. SUN., JUNE 17 - 11:00 AM/CT Moving Auction, Buxton, ND. Mike and Judi Karczeuski, Owners. Berg Auction Service. WED., JUNE 20 Estate Auction, Litchfield, MN. Timed Online Auction. David Myllykangas Estate, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. WED., JUNE 20 Farm Equipment Auction, Online Bidding Only. Multiple Parties, Owner. Big Iron Auctions. WED., JUNE 20 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Equipment Auction, Thompson, ND. West Brothers Farms, Owner. Jason Rominski Auctioneers. WED., JUNE 20 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Retirement Auction, Fairmount, ND. Jack & Corrine Kaiser, Owners. Steffes Group, Inc. WED., JUNE 20 - 11:00 AM/CT Large Equipment Auction, Albany, MN. Multiple Parties, Owners. Pifer’s Auction & Realty. THU., JUNE 21 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Retirement Auction, Norcross, MN. Terry Ricks, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. FRI., JUNE 22 - 10:00 AM/CT Retirement Auction, Portor, MN. Rye’s Nursery & Tree Service, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc. FRI., JUNE 22 - 10:00 AM/CT Farm Equipment Auction, Argusville, ND. Wolfer Farms, Owner. Steffes Group, Inc.
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1999 GMC Sierra 2WD 3/4 ton, white, 123K miles, tow package, no rust, $3,500 OBO.
6 Model T’s, 1 Coupe, 1 Roadster, 1-2 door Sedan, 2 Roadsters in parts and 1-4 Sedan in parts. $45,000 or BO. Also a 1951 Fire truck, low miles. $7,000 or BO. Call 701-553-8393. Have titles for all except the car parts.
1986 Winnebago Lesharo 5-spd, 86K miles, 15-18MPG, sleeps 4, $3,500. 701-730-1121
2001 Dutchman Pull-Type, 26’, 1 big slide-out, good cond., no pets or smoking, A/C, awning, $5,000 OBO. 605-228-6123
Chevrolet 2500 2004, 4x4, Crew cab, long box, Duramax, 198,000 miles, automatic, replaced injectors, $10,900. (605) 876-3621
Chevrolet Silverado 2013, Crew cab, 4x4, 6.2 motor, new tires, 27,400 mi. (605) 228-7778 2001 Suzuki 250 motorcycle, Road/Street model, 1900 miles, red, clean (701) 426-0263
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HUGE ESTATE AUCTION LOCATION: 2459 STATE HIGHWAY 9, ADA, MN Or go 4 miles north of ADA on Highway 9, then west into Drive.
SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 11:00 AM NOTE: This is a huge estate sale with some of the nicest antiques and collectibles I’ve seen in years. Sonny and Joyce were avid auction goers for years. We plan on running two rings for part of the day. ANTIQUE FURNITURE Curved glass claw foot fancy china cabinet. China hutch. Occasional table with fancy legs. Rocker glider. Library table. Duncan Phyfe table. Old chairs. Press back chairs. Dressers. Fancy tables. Plus lots more
COUSINS 0113HUMMELS, ROSEMEADE, PRECIOUS 2639583 Ad #MOMENTS, COUNTRY
Over 40 Hummel’s, some being permanently retired. Large collection of Precious Moments and Country Cousins. Several pieces and sets of
Rosemead pottery. List are pictured on website. 218) 861-6265
FIREARMS Ruger 22cal. auto pistol. Coast to Coasts Model 267 20ga. shotgun. 2Winchester 12ga. shotgun Model 12. Springfield Model 87A 22cal. Remington 22cal. rifle. Hopkins & Allen shotgun. Iver Johnson single shot. Winchester Model 1897 Shotgun 12ga. Savage Model 3B 22cal. Hopkins & Allen Lever action 22cal. Remington Model 870 Wingmaster 20ga. Ranger 101 22cal. Eddy stone Model 1917 rifle. German bolt action rifle. Savage Model 77D 12ga. Winchester Model 70 270cal. Springfield Model 944 410 shotgun. Winchester Model 1912 12ga. shotgun. Remington 22cal. Remington Model 740 308 rifle with scope. Jennings compound bow. Leupold scope. Lots of ammo various calibers and gauges.
PO BOX 62
HALSTAD, MN 56548
CLOCKS, PHONES Many mantel, 31 day regulator. Ginger bread, key wind clocks. German Cuckoo clock. Several original old oak wall phones and lots of parts. Disney phones. Harold worked for Phone Company for years.
ART WORK 701) 451-5478 Terry Redlin 1981 Soft Shadows. Kouba Moose Country. Lone Wolf Picture. Plus many more old and fancy pictures and frames.
firstname.lastname@example.org ANTIQUES/COLLECTIBLES Edison table top disc phonograph. Treadle sewing machine. Norwegian spinning wheel. Grain belt sign. Accordion. Auto harp. Cookie jars. Round top trunk. Aladdin lamp. Snow shoes. Old advertising items. Traps and pocket gopher traps. Deer horns. Potato baskets. Cream cans. Wash tubs. Sleigh. Horse collars. 2-man saws. Mounted Fox. Enamel ware. Old toys. Plus much more.
GLASSWARE About any kind you can imagine. Depression glass. Jewel T. Hobnail. Colored glass. Crystal glass. Way too much to list.
PICKUP 1993 S-10, 5spd 2x4, 105,108 miles.
LAWN AND GARDEN ITEMS
JD Model LA125 mower. Huskee riding mower. Mounted Rototillers. Fi6/23/2018 berglass ladders. Lots of yard decorations. Mantis style tiller. Picnic ta-
1996 Aerolite, fiberglass, 5th wheel camper, has been convereted to a gooseneck hitch. 25 foot, low profile, AC, furnace, been used very little and stored inside, very nice condition, new tires, lightweight, easy pulling camper, $3,900 OBO. (605) 999-2332
ble. Lawn furniture. Yard trailer. Lawn sweeper. Yard sprayer Metal lawn chairs. Lawn swing. Wishing well. Garden planter. Push mowers. Potato duster. Plus lots more normal lawn and garden items.
TOOLS UnitSeveral conversion failed. tool boxes full of tools. Small power tools. Radial arm saw. 12” wood Turning lathe. Wood clamps. Air compressors. McCullough gen-
erator. Router. Workmate bench. Dremmel scroll saw. Band saw. Hanarmers' Forum dyman jack. Table saw. Come-along. Plus lots more.
HAROLD (SONNY) & JOYCE BALZUM ESTATE
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AUCTIONEER: BILL BERG AUCTION SERVICE PO BOX 62, HALSTAD, MN. 56548 218-766-6797
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MOVING AUCTION LOCATION: 2023 260th Ave, MAHNOMEN, MN Or go 10 miles East of Mahnomen to 250th Ave (T63), then 1 North then East to 260th Ave then North.
SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 10:00 AM FISH HOUSE 2012 Ice Castle Model Stinger 6x14 V-front, front bathroom, like new condition. VEHICLES, PARTS 1995 Chevrolet Ext. cab 4x4 pickup; 1993 Chevrolet 1 ton C3500 2x4 with topper; 2006 Chevrolet Colorado; 99 Tahoe; 99 and 02 Chevrolet Step-side pickups; 2003 Chevrolet Suburban; 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo; 7 or 8 race cars, Hobby Stock and Hornets; Several cars for parts or BAHA cars; Race car parts, fuel cells, seats; Chevy engines; Plus a lot of other car parts; Set of 35x12.5x17 tires; And more! TOOLS, AUTO SHOP EQUIPMENT Rotary Model SP 84/80 Mark 11 Double post 7000 lbs. car hoist. Snapon Model wb200a tire balancer. Tool carts. Tool boxes. Sioux valve grinder. Craftsman tool boxes. Parts washer. Federal Large air compressor w/ 5hp electric motor. Floor jacks. Steel automotive parts cabinets. Hunter Wheel alignment. Cherry picker. Battery chargers. Torch set. Step and extension ladders. Shop vacs. Alternator & starter tester. Hand tools, small power tools & more. WRECKER BODY Eagle self-loading wrecker body working order. TRAILERS Car trailer tandem axle with 5,000 lbs. axles and ramps. Car dolly. Triton Aluminum double wide snowmobile aluminum trailer. SNOWCATS 2006 Polaris 600 Switchback Snow Cat; Kitty Cat with custom paint job. LAWN AND GARDEN ITEMS Cub Cadet Model 1863 riding mower. JD Sabre 16Hp 38” deck mower. Cub cadet 2082, new 23HP Briggs motor. 7HP Craftsman push mower. Generators. Gas powered pumps. Bikes. Troy-Built Tuffy Rototiller. Cub Cadet F24. Lawn and garden tools and more. HOUSEHOLD 2-Couches. Bookshelves. Twin captains bed. Table & chairs. Coffee table. End tables. Older hot tub. Picnic tables. Kids toys. Dressers. A/C's. MISC. ITEMS SS cooler/freezer. Dumpster. Bundles of R-13 insulation. 7x7 walk-in cooler panels. Restaurant booths. Snake-mate candy dispenser. 2-complete 16' wide garage doors, one is insulated. Stereo equipment. Deer stands. Dog house. Aluminum Dock ease frame. 3 older campers. Motorhome running gear. 100lb LP tanks. Mossberg Model SS702 22cal. rifle. Some used windows & much more.
DAN & TONYA BECKMAN-OWNERS FOR INFORMATION CALL 218-261-0684
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AUCTIONEER: BILL BERG AUCTION SERVICE PO BOX 62, HALSTAD, MN. 56548 218-766-6797 001740657r2
2005 HD 883 custom, 5K mi, windshield, bags, $3500 OBO. 605-715-5198
Harley Davidson Tri-Glide 2012, 27,000 miles, $21,500. 605-228-1093
2006 HD Ultra Classic, 54K mi, $8,000 OBO. 605-715-5198
1999 Hitchhiker 33ft 5th wheel, 3 slides, $7,500. 605-715-5198
AUCTION SALES FARM ESTATE AUCTION
FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2018 – 10:00 AM
Location: Edmore, ND – From Main St. in Edmore, 1 mile south, 1 mile west, & 1 mile south Owners: Reuben Hellekson Estate – 701-391-3902
Auctioneer’s note: Reuben spent a lifetime on the farm. This will be a large and interesting auction consisting of machinery, tools, antiques and household. Hope to see you there! INTERNET BIDDING: Live Internet bidding starts at 1:00 PM. For live bidding the day of the auction, go to www.proxibid.com. Pre-registration is required prior to auction day. • Lunch will be served! TRACTORS - JD 8770 4WD tractor, 7935 hrs. - 895 Versatile 4WD tractor, 9636 hrs. - IH 1066 2WD tractor, 18.4 38’s (90%) - 1800 Oliver loader tractor, gas, 3 pt., 6094 hrs. - Antique JD wide front tractor, shedded - JD B narrow front tractor, in trees TRUCKS, PICKUP & COLLECTOR VEHICLES - Early 70’s GMC single axle grain truck - 1968 Ford 800 tandem axle grain truck
- 1975 Chevy single axle grain truck - 2007 Chevy 4WD pickup, 148,000 miles - Older Toyota Celica car, shedded - 1947-1949 IH KB-5 truck - Early 70’s IH 1100 pickup - Mid 50’s IH 100 pickup AIR SEEDER & TILLAGE - JD 787 air seeder w/ 730 seeding tool - 44’ Case IH field cult. - 27’ IH chisel plow - 24’ Case IH Vibra shank - 27’ IH tandem disk
- 35’ WilRich field cult. - 21’ Case chisel plow - IH 8 bottom plow COMBINE, FARM EQUIPMENT, SHOP & TOOLS - 1680 Case IH combine w/ pickup, 7046 hrs. - REM 1026B grain vac - (2) Westfield augers w/ gas engines - Gravity wagon - 4-5 yd. Ashland scraper - Versatile 400 self-propelled swather - PTO water pump on trailer
- Prong type rock picker - JD 450 sickle mower - Snow blower w/ hyd. chute - V blade ditcher - 3 pt. brush mower - Spray coupe - JD stationary engine - Large square fuel tank w/ pump - Approx. 4000 gal fuel tank - Other items not listed ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES HOUSEHOLD ITEMS LAWN, GARDEN & RECREATIONAL
Visit our websites at www.midwestauctions.com/dakota, www.globalauctionguide.com or www.dakotaauctioneers.com or call the Auction Company for a sale bill. Dakota Auctioneers, Larry Swenson, Lic. 508, 525 Main St., Cando ND 58324 (701) 968-4224 Office or (701)-303-0379 Cell
Larry Swenson • owner/operator Lic. 508 525 Main St., Cando ND 58324 (701)-968-4224 Office or (701)-303-0379 Cell find us on www.facebook.com/dakotaauctioneers
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RIDGE SALES ANNUAL CONSIGNMENT AUCTION 1028 Highway # 11 S. Badger, MN Tel: 218-528-2555
JUNE 16, 2018 STARTS @ 09:30 AM TRACTORS J.D. 6400 Front Wheel Asst, Loader And Grapple J.D. 3020 F11 Loader J.D. 4020 4320 3 Pt 1 Side Controls 2006 Jinma 35 Hp. 3 Pt With Loader 1270 Case 1650 Cockshutt Diesel 540PTO Case 830 Diesel Wide Front HARVEST EQUIPMENT J.D. 8800 Combine J.D. 930 Straigt Pickup J.D. 6600 With Pickup Header 400 Versatile 15’ 4400 Versatile 21’ 9’ Sickle For J.d. 1209 Haybind (New) 15’ Versatile Swather Sickle Pallet Of Versatile Parts 5 Hp Gas Operated Drill Fill PLOWS-TILLAGE 5 Bottom J.d. 3200 J.d. 5 Bottom Trip Beam 27’ Glencoe Chisel Plow 32’ Wilrich Cultivator 24’ Wilrich Chisel Plow 12’ International Drill 10’ Massey Offset Disc 8’ Tandem Disc No Transport Older 3 Bottom Plow Wheel Lift Lyndsy 50 Ft Harrow Melro 30Ft Harrow Int 620 12 Ft Drill Dipper Rock Picker 12 Ft Grahan Homme 2 Bottom 14Inch 3Pt Plow LOADERS Allied 895 Loader W/ Bucket&Grapple HAY EQUIPMENT J.D. Rake 12’ Dump Rake Gehl Model 100 Grinder J.D. 336 Baler W/ Farmhand Bale Accumulator 8 Pack Pickup Fork 9’ Rake New Holland 499 Haybind New Holland 116 Haybind New Holland 851 Baler
BOATS 1979 Silverline 22Ft 1965 Glastron 25 Hp Johnson LAWNMOWERS Woods Model 1850 Zero Turn w/Hard Shell Bagger J.D. 530 Riding Lawn Mower Grasshopper 61” Mower White Zt4200 Zero Turn 42” Mower Polaris Pull Behind Mower (Swisher0 44” Pull Behind 11.5 Briggs Engine 3 Point Pto 60”Finishing Mower J.D. Model Rx75 9Hp Engine LIVESTOCK RELATED 17-Metal Cattle Gates 15-Feeder Panels Feeding Bunks Hyquail Headgate Barb Wire Electric Step In Fence Posts J.D. Model 54 Manure Spreader Balzer Manure Spreader VEHICLES 2008 Subaru Impreza 1995 Chevrolet Astro Van 1996 Olds Cierra Sl (No Reverse) 2-1996 Dodge Pickups 1994 Dodge Pickup 1949 Studebaker Pickup 1988 Lincoln Town Car 67000 Miles 1993 Ford F150 Pickup 1957 Ford Grain Truck 1975 Ford 750 Grain Truck 1994 Gmc Top Kick With Metal Grain Box 1974 Ford Tandem 1990 Chev 4X4 ¾ Ton 1967 Ford With Tender Box 1975 Ford Service Truck With Crane 1996 Mack Truck Semi Tractor
MISCELLANEOUS (New) Rootbrush Rake w/Grapple Erickson Forklift w/Side Shift 8’ Snow Bucket Husquvarna Chain Saw Ice Auger - Igloo Doghouse-Portable Wire Mesh Dog Kennel5 Hp. Briggs Motor1500 Gal. Water Tank200 Gal Water TankLog Chains2 Service Tanks – 16 Gallon Pull Behind Sprayer W/Boom8 ½’ Yard Bench Treated LumberYardman 4 Cycle Weedeater (2) Franklin Waterers Rotary Grain Cleaner Air Compressor Air Aration Tubes 15kw Elect Furnace, 20kw Furnace Minnesota 150 Bu Manure Spreader 200 bu Gravity Box On 8 Ton Wagon RECREATIONAL 2016 Polaris 570 Ranger With Only 177 Miles J.D. Gator Ez Go Electric Golf Cart TRAILERS 1995 Great Dane Enclosed Trailer (Marvin Trailer) 1979 Colt Hopper Bottom 16’ Horse Trailer 3 - Homemade Pickup Box Trailers 16Ft Homemade Tiltbed Trailer ANTIQUES Mccormik 22# Threshing Machine 1 Row Potato Digger Dump Rake
HORSE RELATED BUILDING SUPPLIES Saddles, Harnesses New Tin Enough For 2 Seat Buggy 40’X60’ With 14Ft SideBob Sleigh walls Includes Roof Tin. Santa Sleigh 001740386r1 Taupe In Color. 4 Place Horse Exercisor BID BUY BID AUCTION SERVICE, PETE MOSBECK AUCTIONEER LIC#5722 Monday, June 11, 2018 / AGWEEK B9
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Auction Saturday, June 30th, 2018 | 10:30 AM
Location: 5635 174th Ave. SE, Christine, ND. 58051. Directions: From Christine ND. 1 mile East then 1 ½ miles North.
Randy Raeder, Owner 701-730-2983
32’ Van Trailer w/ tandem axle
1995 9200 IHC M-11 Cummins, 10 spd w/ wet kit
2001 Great Dane Stock #8607; Spring Suspension; 28’ x 102”; Roll Up Doors; Wood Floor; LP 22.5 Tires; Alum Roof
1988 375 Peterbilt CAT Engine w/ wet kit
1999 International 9370 Eagle 2006 Peterbilt 379EXHD Stock #4649; 864K Miles; 470 HP; Detroit Stock #3193; 909K Miles; Cat C-15 12.7 Engine; 10 Spd; Air Ride; Tandem; Engine; 13 Spd; Air Ride; Tandem; All Alum All Alum Wheels; Mid Roof Sleeper Wheels; Mid Roof Sleeper; New Cam
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2010 International ProStar ISX Cummins, autoshift, 3-pedal, w/ wet kit
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40’ Water Tanker with pump
2007 Peterbilt 378 160 Ton Sidesooter 10 Spd OD; C-13 Caterpillar Engine Manufacturer 430 Horsepower; Tri Axle; Red Color; Engine Brake; 3.55 Ratio; 11R22.5 Tires; 650,000 miles Lift Axle Clean $55,000
Cub Cadet Mowers Many mowers to choose from.
1999 IHC 9100 ISM
2018 Loadline 34’ End Dump, Tri-Axle
2007 9200 ISM Cumins
2011 International Prostar ISX Cummins Engine Manufacturer 400 Horsepower; White Color; 10 Spd OD; Engine Brake; 3.55 Ratio; 22.5 Tires; Aluminum Outside Wheels; 230 in Wheelbase; Drive Side: Left Hand Drive; Rear Dump Location; 16 ton Doyle tender like new Differential Lock $45,000
2012 Volvo VNM64T200 D13 Volvo Engine Manufacturer 425 Horsepower; Tandem Axle; White Color; Engine Brake; 22.5 Tires; All Steel Wheels; 176 in Wheelbase; 12,000 lb Front Axle Weight; 40,000 lb Rear Axle Weight; Drive Side: Left Hand Drive; $25,500
2012 Kenworth T660 MX-13 Paccar Engine Manufacturer 450 Horsepower; Tandem Axle; Orange Color; 13 Spd OD; Engine Brake; 3.36 Ratio; 445-22.5 Tires; All Aluminum Wheels; 230 in Wheelbase; 12,000 lb Front Axle Weight; 40,000 lb Rear Axle Weight; 62 in Flat Top Sleeper $32,500
2013 Mack CXU613 MP8 Mack Engine Manufacturer 415 Horsepower; Tandem Axle; White Color; Engine Brake; 12000 Tires; Aluminum/Steel Wheels; 211 in Wheelbase; 12,000 lb Gross Vehicle Weight; 40,000 lb Front Axle Weight; 48 in Flat Top Sleeper $34,500
2018 Neville Step Deck 53’ X 102” New Neville Drop Deck 11’ Top Deck, 37’ Main Deck, 5’ Beaver Tail 3 folding ramps. 25,000# Axles, 10’1” Spread Axle, Electric Dump Valve, Pipe Spool, Apitong Floor $33,500 2014 John Deere 5100M Cab, Air, Heat, Radio, Differential Lock, Forward Speed: 32, Front Fenders, Front Tire % Remaining: 95, Front Tire Size: 13.6-24, Front Tire Type: Singles, PTO: 540, PTO Size: 1 3/8, Rear Tire % Remaining: 95, Rear Tire Size: 420/85-34, Rear Tire Type: Singles, Remote Hydraulics $55,000 Farm king 2460 Side Dress Bar 36-22 Duals Deere Rate Controller 66 Foot 2400 Gallon Tank $23,500
320-239-2677 Starbuck, MN
Ron Corrick Office: 701-454-6174 • Cell: 701-520-0187 I-29 Exit 187, Drayton, ND
Qty 2 2010 Volvo VNM64T200 VED13 Volvo Engine Manufacturer 385 Horsepower; Diesel Fuel Type; Tandem Axle; White Color; Engine Brake; 22.5 Tires; Aluminum/Steel Wheels; 188 in Wheelbase; 12,000 lb Front Axle Weight; 40,000 lb Rear Axle Weight $31,500
Qty 2 2006 Freightliner Columbia 14L Detroit Engine Manufacturer 450 Horsepower; Single Axle; White Color; 10 Spd OD; Engine Brake; 3.55 Ratio; 22.5 Tires; Aluminum/ Steel Wheels; 168 in Wheelbase; 12,000 lb Front Axle Weight; 21,000 lb Rear Axle Weight; Drive Side: Left Hand Drive; Fleet Maintained $16,500
(3) 2009 Prostar ISX 20 spd, air ride, alum. wheels
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FINANCING & LEASE OPTIONS AVAILABLE
AUCTIONEERS: Helbling Auctioneers LLC. (701) 428-3184; 321 Hwy 46 Kindred, ND- State Hwy 11 Hankinson, ND; Bob Helbling JR. ND Lic. 285, MN Lic. 14-084, John Kuchera ND Lic. 547, Clerk Lic. 390. Website: www. midwestauctions.com click on Helbling Auctioneers.
(2) 2011 ProStar IHC ISX Cummins 10 Spd, Air Ride
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2004 Mack Vision CX613 Stock #6698; 944K Miles; 13 Spd; Air Ride; 460 HP; 3:90 Ratio; 222 Wheelbase; Overhauled
TRACTORS 1979 John Deere 4640, CAH, 3pt., PTO, 3hyd, power beyond, quad range, 14.9x46 hub duals, front suitcase weights, 13,161 hours, OH at 12,000 hours, SN/012005; Case 1370, cab, 3pt., PTO, 2 hyd., 20.8x38 hub duals, 7500 hours, OH at 5,000 hours (Lillegard’s in Wahpeton), SN/8808675; Case 1070, cab, 3pt., PTO, 2 hyd., power beyond, 14.9x38 band duals, 12,324 hours, OH at 11,800 hours GRAIN TRUCKS & PICKUP TRUCK 1971 Ford tandem tag axle, 391 gas engine, 5x2 trans., air brakes, air suspension, 19’ box, Headlift hoist, plumbed, 10:00x20 fronts, 9:00x20 rears, (5,000 on engine and trans., OH); 1971 Chevrolet C-60 tag tandem axle, 366 gas engine, 5x2 trans.,19’ box, twin post hoist, 9:00x20 tires, (4,000 on OH); 1968 Chevrolet C-50 tag tandem, 366 gas engine, 5x2 trans., 19’ box, twin post hoist, 9:00x20 tires, (4,000 on new motor); 1998 Ford F150 Super Cab 4x4 pickup, 4.6 ltr., 245,000 miles HARVEST EQUIPMENT John Deere 7700 combine, diesel, 4469 hours, SN/165077H, (Always kept inside, vinyl seat); John Deere 5 belt pickup head; John Deere 580 PT swather, 21’; John Deere 800 SP swather, 18’; John Deere 20’ steel bat reel TILLAGE & OTHER EQUIPMENT Big G HD tandem disc, 16’, new 24” disc blades; John Deere 9350 press drills, (2) 10’s, 6” spacing, dry fertilizer; John Deere LL press drills (3) 8’ with grass seed attachment, 2/6” space & 1/7” space; John Deere 8’ press drill; John Deere 71 flex planter, 12R22; John Deere 1600 chisel plow, 18’; IHC 45 vibrashank field cultivator, 24’ w/harrow; IHC 45 vibrashank field cultivator, 30’ w/harrow & spray tank; Bervac 27’ soil finisher; John Deere 6 bottom semi-mount plow, slat bottoms, full set of coulters; John Deere 5 bottom semi-mount plow; Eversman 4012 land plane; Melroe 50’ harrow; Haul All twin compartment 18’ drill fill; Hutchinson 8x42 PTO auger; Misc. augers; Allis Chalmers model 303 square baler; 1000 gallon fuel tank w/Great Plains pump; 500 gallon fuel tank w/ Gasboy pump; 500 gallon fuel tank w/Great Plains pump; Spray Coupe & Spray Coupe for parts SUGARBEET EQUIPMENT Red River 6R lifter, 6 grab rolls, narrow hitch; Red River 6R lifter, wide hitch; John Deere 4310 lifter; Hesston 496 4R lifter; Alloway 6R defoliator, 3 drum all rubber flails; Brillion 12Rx22 cultivator; 2) Westgo 12Rx22 cultivators w/spray tanks; Brittonya 36Rx22 band sprayer, 500 gallon tank, high capacity pump, rinse tank; Pleasure Products 66’ sprayer/band sprayer, 320 gallon tank, 22” nozzle spacing; Milton 12Rx22 planter LAWN & GARDEN, SNOWMOBILES Yard Machines 15.5/42 lawn mower; Yard Machines 14.5/38 lawn mower; Murray 18/42 lawn mower; Snowblower for Murray lawn tractor; Huskee 12/36 lawn mower w/bagger; PT lawn dethatcher; Artic Cat 399 Panther snowmobile; Polaris 340 snowmobile; 2 place snowmobile trailer SHOP & MISC. ITEMS Campbell Hausfeld 5hp air compressor, 60 gallon tank; 3 ton rolling floor jack; Lincoln 220 arc welder; 10/40/200 battery charger; 18.4x38 tires on rims; Many 9:00x20 and 10:00x20 truck tires, several on rims; IHC 45 vibrashank cultivator shanks, 24 sets of JD pinch wheels w/brackets; Pallet of lifter chain; 24” HD disc blades; Gandy boxes; New spray controls & attachment for White planter; Misc. lifter wheels; Beet endgates & cab guards; 2 rolls of 4” perforated drain tile, sleeved; 2 doors for 1968-1971 Chevrolet C-50/C-60 trucks; Metal tractor seats; 1971 Ford pickup parts (steering, torque convertor, tires & rims, int. door panels); Hand tools: Shop & bolt inventory; Scrap iron & misc. farm related items
2003 Fontaine Flatbed Stock #5255; $7,500 for just trailer. 36’ x 102”, 4,000 gal 2013 Maurer Ag Hopper Stock #2731; tank, 17 gal inductor, 5HP 2” pump, alum Spring Suspension; 40’ x 96”; 11R24.5 storage box, 10 winches, front tires 35%, Tires; Alum Wheels; 2 Hoppers $22,500 rears 60%, brakes and drums 95% $10,000
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2004 Freightliner Columbia 14L Detroit, 10spd air ride, Jake, low miles. 2004 Freightliner FLD120 Clas- 2002 Kenworth T800 12.7 Desic, 12.7L 455hp, Jake, 13spd, troit 500hp, 18spd, Jake, Factory 4:11’s, full lockers, spring suspen- Tri-Axle, low miles. sion, excellent 22.5’s, polished alum’s, new 22ft. Reiten alum box, dual rear controls, 575,000 miles. Very Clean Southern Truck!
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1976 Ford F-880 Custom Cab Truck 475 cuin 5x2 1020’s 51,000mil 19’ box 64” sides swing out end gate roll tarp always shedded 701-341-0988 or 701-547-3873 2014 Timpte hopper, 50x96x72, black, ag hoppers, stainless steel front and rear corners, $34,000 OBO. 605-366-0389 or 605-729-2570 Freightliner Cascadia 2012, 125, Detroit DD13 450 HP, 10 Spd, 3.70 Ratio, Tandem Axle, 12,000# FA, 40,000# RA, 485,000 miles, Rust Free Southern Truck! $29,900 Stavnes Truck Sales 507-995-9345 or 507-381-9778 -- MN
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2018 40ft. Merritt Aluminum Ag Hopper, air ride, roll tarp, polished alum’s, virgin 11R22.5’s. 2018 38.6ft Merritt Aluminum Ag Hopper, air ride, roll tarp, polished alum’s, virgin 11R22.5s. 2016 Wilson tripple axle, 50x96x84, ag hopper, rear lift, full fenders, electric tarp, stainless back, loaded, Like New!
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2007 International 9400i, C15 Cat 435hp, Jake, New 10spd, 3:73’s, air ride cab & susp., ex2007 Freightliner Columbia, cellent 22.5’s, dual 100g polished C15 Cat 435hp, Jake, 10spd, tanks, new Turbo, only 588,000 a/r cab & suspension, excellent miles. Clean Southern Truck! 22.5’s, new 22ft. Reiten aluminum box, dual rear controls, LED lights, roll tarp, only 495,000 miles. Very clean southern truck!
2000 Wabash, 48x102 flat bed, aluminum floor, excellent 22.5’s, spring susp., excellent brakes, sliding axle, fork lift hookup, no rust. Very nice trailer!
1997 Camero Z28 1997 Z28 Convertible, 49,000 miles, like new
New tarp, made by Tarp Pro in Tower city, ND. 42ft long, 8ft wide, Lumber cover drop, heavy duty 3 rows D-ring, never used, still in package rolled up, regular price was $1,177, asking $900 OBO. 701-845-9995
8224 FAST Side Dresser, 36 Row, 22”, Hydraulic Fold, Dual Wheels, 2500 Gal Tank, Hydraulic Pump, Raven Controller, Recent Updates................ $49,500
2004 Great Dane 48’ Trailer, Sliding Axle, Set Up w/ NEW 4--1600 Gal CONE BOTTOM Water/Fertilizer Tanks, Honda Pump, Mix Cone, All Hose and Valves................$17,750
1996 Fruehauf 48’ Flatbed Trailer, Air Ride, Spread Axle, Aluminum Combo, Set Up w/ NEW 4--1600 Gal Cone Bottom Water/Fertilizer Tanks, 13 HP Honda 3” Pump, 3 Mixing Cones, 3” Electric Hose Reel, FIELD READY.............$26,750
Ford 876 Tractor, Cummins Engine, New Tires, John Deere Autosteer, 4 Hydraulics, Recently Inspected, New Seat, 8900 Hours...........$29,900
1991 Transcraft Flatbed, Air Ride, Spread Axle, Set Up w/ NEW 3--1600 Gal Cone Bottom Water/Fertilizer Tanks, Honda Pump, Mixing Cone, Electric Hose Reel, FIELD READY...............$14,750
AGCHEM Rogator 1074, Cat Engine, 2300 Hours, 100’ Boom, 1100 Gal Stainless Several enclosed trailers set up Tank, Foam Markers, Raven with tanks, pump and mixing Monitor, Light Bar, Farmer owned..........$69,000 cone........CALL FOR PRICE
2002 Wabash 45’ Trailer, Set Up w/ NEW 4--1600 Gal Water/Fertilizer Tanks, 30 Gal Chemical Mix Cone, Gx200 Honda Pump, All Hose & Valves, 1996 Jet 42x66 Hopper, FIELD READY, CURRENT All Steel, Roll Tarp, Spring DOT........$13,750 Suspension.........$13,500
2018 Wilson 41x66 Ag Hopper, Alum Wheels, Front & Rear Catwalks, 2 Rows of Lights, Electric Roll Tarp, 2500 Mile.......$35,900
2002 Kenworth W900L, 6NZ Cat 475hp, New Motor, Jake, 18spd, 250wb, 3:90’s, all alum’s, a/r cab & susp., excellent 11R24.5’s dual cleaners & exhaust, Wet Kit, Loaded, 604,000 miles. Very Clean Truck!
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COMING IN 2019 Jet Tri-Axle Side Dump 2018 Witzco trailer with tri axle detach, air ride 2018 Jet hopper 40x96x70, Spring Ride, White 2018 Jet Tri-Axle Side Dump 2015 Jet 40’ x 96” x 70”, Spring Ride, Hopper, JUST IN 2015 Jet Hopper 42’ x 96” x 70” Air Ride, Black 2014 Witzco Detachable Tandem Axle 2011 Midland Tri-Axle Belly Dump 2008 Jet Step Deck, 53 x 102, Spread Axle, Beaver Tail and Ramps 2004 Jet Hopper, Air Ride, 42x96x70 1994 Walton Tri-Axle Step Deck w/ Beaver Tail & Ramps 2003 Transcraft with step deck, 53 x 102, Spread Axle 37’, 42’ & 46’ Header Trailers
1931 Ford Model A Coupe Street Rod 350, black. 1931 Ford Coupe, rumble seat, restored to original, show condition, rootbeer-beige color. 1949 Ford Coup 1963 Ford Galazy 500 2dr. HT, 352, auto. 1964 Chevy Biscayne 2dr. Post, dual quad 409, 4spd, 411 Posse. 1965 Chevy BelAir, 2 dr, LS6 454, 450 hp, 700 R4. 1966 Ford F100 Shortbox 302 C6. Full body off Resto. ‘67 Chevy C10 Pickup, full restored. 1969 Camero Resto-mod, 502. 1970 Chevy C20 3 Qt ton, 4 wheel drive, full body off restoration, 406CI
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Grain Trailers for Rent: Wilson & Timpte Ag Hoppers 2012-2015, 40’-50’ (50’ have triple axle), Spring Ride and Air Ride available. Call for monthly or yearly rates. H&S Ag Rentals LLC Bridgewater, SoDak Doug 605-360-1027 or Phil 605-360-4630
2016 Neville Built drop deck 102”x 53’ 3 ramps Hay sides, spread axle, air ride $28,000. 1999 379 Ext hood Flat top, 2 line wet kit, 2ws cat motor 600hp complete out of frame premium overhaul spent $33,000. New tires, fifth wheel plate, new style lights, new steering gear and alignment on truck. New ECM, Rebuilt trans. Very nice truck. No ELD required $55,000. (605) 280-6520
Hopper Trailers for Rent Farmers Harvest Special... Wheat thru Corn $4,000 for tandem axle trailer, or $5500-$6000 for Tri-axle trailer. Tri-axle $1250-$1500 per month. Tandem axles $1000 per month. Call Jeremy at 605-881-7084 or if no answer call 605-785-5333 No Telemarketers
1999 Circle D 4 horse combo trailer, removable slant gates, 8ft short wall sleeping room, good tires, hay rack, asking $5,300 OBO. 605-350-6060 can be text or 605-745-5121 home Pro Star Eagle ISX 2014, 485 Cummins, 13 speed, overhaul @352k, 230WB, 22.5 alum. 336 rt 588k nice clean truck, $32,000. 320-250-2268
For Sale: 2005 & 2006 Wilson standard hopper bottom (non ag). 43x102x78, $12,800 each. Call Jeremy at 605-881-7084 or if no answer call 605-785-5333 No Telemarketers Merritt Cattle Pot 2001 53ft, 102” wide, spread axle, air ride, new air bags and breaks, tires are excellent, all LED lights, $25,000. Contact Matt 605-354-9993 2008 East end dump trailer, tandem axle, 34 ft. 701-261-3485
Freightliner M2 Business class 2007, 350 hp Cat 10 spd, Air ride, 334,500 miles Menards Master Lift 5000 forklift attachment. Robert Dahl (605)237-4493 Two 1984 Int. F-1954s tandem axles, 466 motors. One 1980 C70 tandem axle with 18 ft. Knapheide box staked. Also, HNF 72 row broadcast/band sprayer. For more info, call 701-520-3400 Ford F-150 2012, XLT Crew Cab. 5.0 L. Flex fuel. 96K miles. Many options. Excellent condition inside/out! $17,500. 605-252-2077 Ford F-350 2001, Lariat LE, duals, 7.3 diesel, new tires, 83k mi., 4x4, automatic, crew cab, 4 leather bucket seats, 5th wheel hitch & receiver hitch, black, original owner. Also, ‘65 Chevy 1/2 ton, stepside, restored, 327 motor, 4-sp., yellow w/black interior. (701) 782-4460 For Sale: 1993 Freightliner. 3406 CAT engine, rebuilt pump, 9 speed, flattop sleeper, with 1989 Jetco 42 ft. hopper bottom trailer with new tarp. Will separate unit. Call 320-632-8950
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2013 Kenworth T800
ISX Cummins, 450 HP, Tri Axle, Jake, 250” Wheelbase, 580K Miles, 60” Sleeper, Factory Steerable Pusher, Fleet Maintained, Aluminum Wheels $58.900
2006 Kenworth T800B
Cummins ISM, 10 Spd, 385 HP, Air Ride, Tandem, 178” Wheelbase, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears, New Style Dash, New Rear Rubber, Rust Free Arizona Truck! $38,900
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2012 Freightliner Cascadia 113 DD13 Detroit, 10 Spd, 450 HP, Tandem Axle, 3.55 Ratio, 190” Wheelbase, 455K Miles, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears. $29,900
2006 Freightliner Columbia 120
2011 Peterbilt 386
C13 Caterpillar, 450 HP, Tandem Axle, Jake, 3.55 Ratio, 11R22.5 Tires, 192” Wheelbase, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000 lb Rear Axle Weight; RTO16910B-DM3 UltraShift Automatic Transmission, AC, Tilt/Tele/Cruise $34,900
14’ Aluminum Body, Tri- Axle, 18’ Tounge $14,900
60 Series Detroit, 10 Spd, 430 HP, Tandem Axle, Jake, 11R22.5 Tires, 454K Miles, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears, New 21’ Load Line Box, Dual Aluminum Fuel Tanks, Roll Tarp, Rear Controls $52,900
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2007 International 9200i Eagle C13 Caterpillar, 435 HP, 13 Spd, Tandem Axle, Jake, 190” Wheelbase, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears, 3 Matched! Fleet Maintained, 485K to 505K miles, Wet Kits, Eaton Fuller Transmission, Rust Free Arizona Trucks $32,900
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2012 Volvo VNL64T300
D13 Volvo, I Shift, 490 HP, Tandem Axle, Jake, 3.42 Ratio, 11R24.5 Tires, 175” Wheelbase, 443K Miles, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears, Dual Aluminum Fuel Tanks, Air Slide 5th $28,900
2006 International 7600
Cummins ISM, Tandem Axle, 3.70 Ratio, 11R22.5 Tires, 244” Wheelbase, 524K Miles, 12,000# Fronts, 40,000# Rears, New 21’ Load Line Box, Beet Equipped, New Front Steerable Pusher, Roll Tarp, New Hoist, New 315/22.5 Steers $51,900
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Kenworth T800 2007, C13 Cat, 13 spd, 3:36 gears, 60” flat top sleeper, 665,000 miles, $38,000. 2012 Kenworth T800, 60” flat top sleeper, 500HP Cummins, 13 spd, 3:73 gears, 565,000 miles, $52,000. (605) 203-1107
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MISCELLANEOUS 1996 Mac RD, heavy specs, 440,000 miles, equipped with a 23 foot beet or silage box, excellent condition. 2009 Fruhauf step deck, 53x102, air ride, spread axle, $19,000. 2006 International 4900 with 24’ van and lift gate, 330,000 miles, $12,000. Hay train, 45’ lead with a 40’ or 45’ second trailer, $15,000. Several pintle hitch trailers and several 48’ & 53’ dry vans. Setting up several silage trucks and also setting up less expensive grain trucks. Coming in a Magnum 2003 triple hopper seed fertilizer tender with rear auger delivery system. (701) 347-5426
Selling 2007 8600 IHC, has preamission ISM, 410 HP Cummins, 10SP Jake Brakes, air ride, steerable, 3rd axle, new 21’ box and hoist, good rubber, 3.73 ratio, $46,500, FET included. 218-784-2961 or 701-430-0067 2004 Timpte Hopper Bottom triple axle two hopper 48’ third axle lift electric tarp and traps. 1 year on tires. Excellent condition. 701-640-0164
Peterbilt flat top 1989, color blue 3406B Cat engine and 48 foot Dorsey hay trailer, spread axle (701) 426-0263 KW T800 2010, Recon. Cummins 500HP engine w/warranty, 13 speed, fridge, 72in. single bunk sleeper, dual 120 gal. fuel tanks, 3.55 gear ratio, new clutch, new starter and alternator, new A/C compressor, 11R22.5 tires. Asking $47,000. Call Dave at (605) 450-0287 2009 Load King, 48ft, hydraulic tail, wench, excellent rust free southern trailer, $39,900. Knight Truck Sales (605) 225-1196 Two black aluminum hopper bottom Timpte trailers. Both have Roll tarps, catwalks and ladders front and back, air ride suspension, stainless steel rear exterior, aluminum wheels, and low pro-24-5 tires. The 42’ long, 90” tall, and 96” wide, 1997 main trailer = $8,000. The 21’ long, 78” high, and 96” wide, 2002 pup and steel wheeled cart = $9,000. Call (605) 203-0472 Freightliner FLD 120 1998, day cab, MII Cummins, 10 speed, 8000 miles on in frame OH, many other new parts, $17,500 OBO. (605) 228-5998
WANTED TO BUY Out of condition grain. Contact DB at 605-228-0471 12’ auger header for an IH model 5000 swather. Call 406-798-7798
20’ & 40’ Storage Containers. 28’ to 53’ Semi Van Storage Trailers. Heavy Duty loading ramps. 32’ Semi Van Water Trailer all set up with tanks, spray parts, etc. www.rydelltrailers.com (701) 474-5780 For Sale: Match set of Timpte ag hopper trailers, 2011, 40’x96”x72” & 2011 21’x96”x72” pup trailer, bought new, low miles. Call for details, No Telemarketers 605-380-2622
WANTED: 8x30 Row Crop 3PT S-tine Cultivator. 218-779-6737
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Cat Challenger 55, 3pt power take off, 6,000 hrs, $35,900. 30ft Salford with new blades and new 14 ply highway tires, $32,500. 936 Versatile with 7700 hrs, $16,000. 2004 IH semi with C-15 Cat and automatic, $15,000. 1994 corn husker convertible hopper, high sides, $8,500. 701-361-4403 Seed For Sale Wheat - -Certified Bolles- high protein & yield --Registered Linkerthigh protein & yield, strong straw --Certified Prosper Barley - --Certified Tradition Oats --Certified Goliathhigh yield, good haying. Paul Oats Naked, excellent haying Conventional Beans ND Stutsman $15/unit. 4010 Forage Peas David Wald 701-320-3833 or 701-493-2385 Permit #SP17067 1972 Chevy C-150, roll tarp, steel box. 14ft Miller off set disk. 300 bu E-Z Trail gravity box. 165 bu. Husky gravity box. Two JD 9300 10ft drills. 7720 JD combine. Top Air 3 point sprayer. 701-374-7891 2015 JD Gator, 825i, 1,300 miles, 173 hrs, power steering, 1/2 windshield, bench seat, hardtop, bed mat, electric dump box, been a town machine, street legal, very clean, always shedded, $14,000 OBO. 605-239-4620 leave message Contract for Deed, approx 430 acres of Day county land for sale, next to Pickerel lake, half pasture, half crop land, willing to separate. Call 605-520-2332 Property for sale in Akaska, parcel 260x132ft with sewer, WEB water, 2 camper hook ups, 16x20 bunk house, completely furnished with washer & dryer, Property also has one 30x40ft garage with 10ft side walls and 16ft leanto attached, property has room for more development call me at 605-649-7241 NEW & USED 1-Trip 20ft & 40ft Shipping Containers For Sale/Lease. Buy Direct & Save! Open M-F 12-6pm Stop in to view our Large Inventory or inquire about our Moving Services. 39559 133rd St, Bath w w w. D o u b l e D u t y T M . c o m CALL TODAY 605-225-0203
MISCELLANEOUS Opportunity to invest and own one of South Dakota’s most successful summer sports franchises. Earn excellent summer income while working part-time May through July. Call (605) 695-8933. John Deere model 60 Tractor. 14ft aluminum boat with motor & trailer. 70,000 btu kerosene heater. 25KW PTO driven generator. (701) 680-0612 For sale; IH Super M rear end. H, C, B for parts, Cub, IH Super M tool box, H Fenders, C Fenders, Steel wheeled wagon, LA Case Tractor. 1950 Studebaker Champion 2 door sedan, runs, good title. (605) 765-2577 days, or (605) 765-9589 evenings WANTED: Pasture to rent, have 125 Red Angus cows, will divide if they are smaller pastures if needed. Dean Weber, Wagner, SD (605) 384-3300 or (605) 491-0185 Mach 2lite CL E7-460, quad axle truck, 24’ Scott Box and Scott hoist, $45,000. Aluminum Kann pup trailer, 14’, $4,500. Case 800 Mold board plow, 12 bottom, like new condition, $13,000. Twin Duo Lift anhydrous wagon, 2 1,000 gallon tanks, $5,900. 715-556-9090 or 715-235-0402 F/S 2011 Frontier GM 1060 rear mtd grooming mower, 3 blade, 60 inch, good condition, $1,350.00. Call or text 701-320-1276 International 810 Pickup head with Melroe 350 5 belt pickup $800 obo. Ritchie Bestway sprayer, 750 gall tank, 45ft booms, Hypro hydraulic pump, Raven 440 controller, $1,200 obo. (605) 351-2839 Kills Bros 1175 Grain Cart, excellent shape, has tarp and scale, Serial V24530121. (605) 680-2851 Crop Input Financing Seed, fertilizer, chemicals, fuel, rent, etc. Based on Crop Insurance and other collateral We can also buy your equipment or land and lease to you. Visit us at www.rmrlending.com Call 402-536-9770 Email email@example.com
Pioneer Auto Museum Classic Car Auction, Murdo, SD June 16th @ 10:30 AM. Go to www.masternd.com for complete details. (701) 227-0746 Shares for sale in Existing 5,000 head sow unit located in NE North Dakota. (701) 371-2445 Alternative Farm Financing. Competitive Rates. Land, Cattle, Operating. National Company works will all farmers. If you are having a problem with your financing, we may have a program for you. 701-799-4754 NEW & USED shipping/storage Containers for sale 20’x8’x8.5’ & 40’x8’x8.5’ Wind, Rain, Snow & Rodent proof. Delivered. Call (605) 216-1317
MISCELLANEOUS HUNTING LODGE Great investment/business opportunity, 10 unit motel with apartment, 15 full camper hook ups, 7 fully furnished trailer houses, complete with full shower house and laundry for sale in the heart of SD best hunting and fishing near lakes and river. Also, available an additional 3 acres including 40x140 storage, great development possibilities, great income opportunity. Also, hunting land lease option available. Lodge could be moved. Pollock, SD (701) 258-8881 9 Trailer houses/Mobile Homes. Various sizes and ages to be moved. Great possibilities for offices, construction, lake properties, or farm hand homes. All must go! All for one amount. First come, first serve. Call for details. Pollock, SD. (701) 258-8881. FOR SALE: ORGANIC CORN PRODUCERS Propane Flamer for corn, broadcast 30 feet wide, or bands 12-30 inch rows, pull type unit, custom built for precise application, one half stainless steel burners, folds for road travel, ready to go to the field. Would like $15,500. Call or text 507-829-7591 10,000 gallon fuel tank with pump, $1,000. Scooter, 5hp, 2 speed clutch, $275. Smokercraft 16’ console fishing boat, 50hp Yamaha, $3,500. 320-766-3867 EXCLUSIVE HUNTING RIGHTS. Land lease of 4,300 contiguous acres located in north central South Dakota for the 2018 hunting season. Located next to the Lake Pocasse National Wildlife Refuge and stretching south this land offers excellent hunting of pheasant, deer, geese, duck, grouse, coyote, fox, dove and more. Complete hunting rights. Run your own guide service or use it as your private hunting getaway. The options and opportunities are endless. Near the Missouri River Lake Oahe at Pollock, SD. Call 701-258-8881
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Fargo Scheels 298-2918 Engenia $80, AMS $.25, Clethodim $41, TripleFlex $41, MSO $13, Surfactant $10, Anthem Maxx $430, Sonic $47, Bellum $115, Mesotrione 4 $89, Atrazine 4L $10.50, Glyphosate $10.95, Che etah $41, Metolachlor $29. Quantities limited. Call for availability. WK OLEARY FARMS INC Danvers MN (320) 766-9691 Minneapolis Moline UTS and other antique farm equipment and parts. (605) 661-4977 For Sale: 2010 568 John Deere Baler. 17,394 bales $16,500 OBO. 2009 Double Mower with international heads $11,000 OBO. 2008 Featherlite Aluminum Stock Trailer 7’x24’ $11,000 OBO. Located near Lake City, SD please call 605-268-0861
MISCELLANEOUS “Are you tired of adding or running out of DEF fluid? We have a chip to install which will completely delete it; it doesn’t affect the engine at all and leaves no footprint on the computers. Modules for series B engines coming soon! Off road equipment only Call Larry 701-710-0887” Farm Financing Watertown, SD ------------------------- Assist in Financing Options -Long Term & Short Term Debt Re-Financing --Operating Financing --Farm Business Plans --Lender Resolutions Contact: Chad R Hansen Call or Text: 605-924-0615 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Quality NNN Investment Diversify your portfolio with the purchase or 1031 tax free farm land exchange. This building generates $11,000+ per month in cash flow. Tenants include Avera Healthnear Cabela’s in Mitchell, SD Additional NNN properties available Call Roger at Bird Realty & Auction 605-467-0224 (Anytime) For Sale: S205 Bobcat with ONLY 857 hours. 2009, 2 speed, power Bob tach, factory cab, hydraulic high flow, auxiliary in front, 66” bucket, heater, wider tires, block heater, new battery, clean, well maintained, shedded. Asking $24,850 OBO. Contact (314) 660-6707 leave message, near Webster, SD. 535 JD Round Baler w/bale kicker, $5,000,. 2000 gal. underground diesel tank, $250. 2 Lick Tanks, 1 w/2 wheels & 1 w/4 wheels, $350 ea., 200 used steel fence posts, $2 ea. (701) 683-4809 NEW HOLLAND 617 Disc Mower, “Always shredded” $7500.00. Go to HobbyFarmTractors.com, click on Miscellaneous Equipment for pictures,etc. RHINO SRM20 Bat-wing shredder, 1000RPM Constant Vilosity PTO,  Hyd hoses for individual control of @ wing! New chain shields] [front], & rubber belting [rear] FIELD READY (NICE) $7500.00 Call cell# 402-640-1306 or Email email@example.com Cat 7D & LS Letourneau, pull type scrapers, direct mount, completely refurbished, professionally done, tires and parts. Pallet racking wire decking 36”, 42” and other sizes available. $15 each, like new. 96 F/L Condo, 485 hp, 60 series Detroit 10 speed, will part out. Ph. 701-742-2182 website: www.SteveVoightman.com 3 pt. pocket gopher machine, have bait. 4 Goodyear tires, mounted on 10 hole rims, 520-85-R38 off of combine. WD45 all restored new tires with wide front. Semi unload auger & motor, like new. JDM w/loader wide front. 2 JD 3pt quick tach, restored. Numerous screw jacks. (701) 640-2023
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Great Utility Vehicle’s
ALL Trucks are equip with full function cabs and 3 cyl. gas engines. 2004 Suzuki; $7450 2003 Mitsubishi automatic, 4wd; $7900 1996 Diahatsu; $6200 1992 Mitsubishi; $4500 1993 Diahatsu jumbo cab, 4wd; $6450 1991 Honda 4wd $4950 1991 Honda 2wd $3250 1990 Mitsubishi 4wd; $4150. Located in Bemidji: 763-234-9118 For sale Alloway 1405 swing auger 10x61. Alloway row crop cultivator 12x22. 701-739-5217 5 yard Midland Scraper, tires. (701) 426-0263
Newer home and feedyard with acreage for sale just outside of Huron, SD due to owner moving. The house and yard was built in 2009, and has been very well maintained since. It is located just 3 miles from town just off a main, oil road. Feedyard is turn key, as available property includes calving shed, loafing shed, 42x104 shop, continuous fencing, various wind breaks, tractor tire waterers, hay feeders, bunks, hydrolic chute, tub, alley and loading chute. There is also a cement feeding pad with concrete blocks around the outside. House is just at 4000 sq ft with a full, finished basement. Basement also has 9’ ceilings. Other amenities include geo thermal heating and cooling, 3 bedrooms/2.5 bathrooms upstairs and 1 bedroom/1 bathroom downstairs, whirlpool tub, tile shower and double sinks in master suite. Office, main floor laundry room, cedar storage room, gas fireplace as well as a large utility room. All appliances are stainless steel and stay with the house. Washer and dryer are just 1 year old and stay as well. All cabinet and vanity drawers are soft touch closing. There are a total of 105 acres. All cattle facilities can be taken out to provide more land for tillable acres or pasture at buyers request. Sellers are motivated. (605) 350-3770 20’ & 40’ New or Used Shipping containers for Sale or Rent. Delivered. Secure, wind, water & rodent proof. Dakota Containers, 605-884-5500 www.dakotacontainers.com Classic 1986 Lincoln Town Car, Cartier Series with Crystal paint scheme (triple silver). 77,000 miles of summer driving. Wire wheels, excellent Michelin tires. $4000. (605) 380-6915 or (605) 380-8946
Don’t lose the Farm Stop Foreclosures. Keep your land. Save you livelihood. n Problem loan resolution n Bankruptcy analysis/reorganization n Divorce settlement negotiation n Court Room Testimony “Im JT Korkow, from Broadus, MT. As a former bank president, certified mediator and agricultural economist, I’ve been able to help people with their financial difficulties for over 20 years” JT Korkow, Consultant CALL FOR INITIAL CONSULTATION TODAY! Northwest Financial Consulting Phone: (406)554-3123 firstname.lastname@example.org 2015 Mobility 800 Spreader. Row crop, Raven rate controller, hydraulic spreaders, used in 2015 & 2016 not used in 2017 or 2018, always shedded. (701) 680-1686 340 Farmall Tractor $6,500 ; 314 John Deere mower $1,000 ; 567 John Deere 6 Wheel rake $800 ; 9’ x 20’ hayrack $2,000 ; IHC Side delivery rake $1,000 ; Dump rake $350 ; 24’ 6” Grain Auger $125 ; 6’ Tandem Horse Disk $450 ; Woods 72” Brush Bull Rotory Mower $1,600 ; High Wheel push lawn mower $150 ; Grain Saver 11’ Auger $950 ; IHC 80 Snow Blower $1,600 ; Poultry Plucking machine $450 . 701-739-2015
FARM EQUIPMENT IMPROVE CASH FLOW Leasing = Lower Payment & Tax Savings! Contact United Lease & Finance, Inc. Fargo, ND to discuss your options. Call: 701-232-1827 JD 2013 corn planter, 24R-30”, 1770 large NT, CCS Pro series XP row unit, corn and sunflower plates, never used in 2017. Field Ready 605-870-1223 2005 8103 Agchem 70’ boom, JD motor, powershift transmission, 90% tires, electric tarp, Raven monitor, low hours, low miles, in use farmer. Also 16 ton tenders, electric tarp, hydraulic drive. 875 Versatile, 855 standard trans, 80% tires. 90’ pickup or truck mount sprayer. (218) 289-5868 2002 Barrett Livestock Trailer, 53x102 triple axel. Air lift on third axle. 50%floors. Tires 70%. 3/4 doghouse. Fold down nose. $22,500 (605) 929-1104 2000 75E Cat Challenger, 4700 hours, always shedded, like new condition. Bourgault 8810 air seeder, 44 with model 3225 cart, always shedded, it makes good cultivator. NH664 round baler, ready for the field, always shedded. 1070 Brandt grain auger, swing away hopper. 6080 AC tractor with westendorf loader. 701-572-5179
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F/S Hy-Trux high clearance sprayer, 2004 GMC cab over, Isuzu diesel, 90ft hydraulic boom, 20” spacing, 800 gallon tank, EZ boom model 2010 section control, Trimble computer with large screen, T-jet low drift nozzles, Horvick foamer, low acres and miles, has updates and well maintained, asking $16,900. 605-290-4225 or 605-448-5347
For Sale: River Bend pull type sprayer, 90 foot hydraulic boom, triple nozzles, micro track controller, 1200 gallon tank with rinse tank, adjustable axle, $2,750. Sisseton, SD. (605) 880-7839
For Sale: 7000 JD Flexfold 8 row 36” row width, dry starter fertlizer option, SE South Dakota. (605) 446-3500 or (605) 321-6487 cell
For sale 2012 Land Pride batwing mower, 15’ single wing, excellent shape, call 701-360-5156 during day or 701-352-3455 during evening.
Pasture Sprayer for sale. 2 30’ boomless nozzles, 60’ coverage, built from JD digger frame w/walking tandem axles, 300 gal tank, hydr driven pump, priced to sell. (605) 880-8194 Hidewood Fencing and Welding -- Livestock equipment -- Fencing -- Steel buildings -- Portable Buildings -- Feedlot construction Can Travel, will Deliver. Call Kirk at 605-520-9759 Reinke Irrigation Parts & Service Schmidtco (605) 625-3456
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For Sale, Summers rolling packer, 30ft, 605-396-2498, 605-396-7498 or 605-885-7362 Horsch 60’ double chute panther 460 and Horsch 500I tank, 3 years old. 605-870-1047 2012 1250 planter 12 row 30”, 2-point hitch, PDP, bulk fill, markers, hydraulic drive, PTO pump, 7200 acres. We bought this planter new and is kept inside. Asking $45,000 OBO. 605-842-5278 White 8122 corn planter, 12x30, Yetti trash whippers, liquid fertilizer, IH 1063 6 row corn head with poly. (605) 216-1969 2011 Summer sprayer, 90ft, 1500 gallon, 200 gallon rinse tank, duals, rate controller, 2600 display and activation, No telemarketers (605) 281-1011 1986 International 6 x6 Feed Truck with Meyerink 480 Box. Box relined 2 years ago, new front axle and drive shaft, 2500 hrs on motor and trans $50,000 JD 7520 Tractor with 741 self leveling loader, PQ Trans 6100 hours deluxe cab and light package, cold water package Used as a spare loader $65,000. JD 716A Chuck Wagon Tandom Axle Running gear new floor chains and unloading chain Converted to hydraulic drive $6000. (605) 280-6520 J D Planter “Lift assist” wheels to fit 3pt planters. Complete with  Matched JD Hyd cylds. $1500 w/cylds. $500 w/o cylds. 402-640-1306 or Email: email@example.com 97 AgChem 854, 800 gallons, 90ft boom, 90% tires, 3,945 hrs., (605) 480-0778 Haybuster model 2650 bale processor, good condition, asking, $8,000. 701-710-0352
5400 International combination drill with culter cart & markers. $7000. NO Telemarketers please. Call 228-1302
EQUIPMENT FOR SALE BY OWNER Concord 3310 air seeder w/2000 air cart, hyd fan, auger, like new 3 bar harrow, radial tires, new hose, all run monitor, includes 10” sweeps & boots, Anderson stealth openers, & deep banding points for dry fertilizer $14,000 OBO 48’ Case IH 4900 FC, all new shanks/bushings, new ultra wing sweeps, new 3 bar coil harrow, clean-no welds $12,500 OBO Case IH 730B ripper, disk levelers, lead shanks, no welds, excellent cond. extra parts $12,000 OBO Summers 3 bar harrow 30’ w/brackets for chisel plow Concord 1100 air cart, hyd fan, fill auger, dual clutches, monitor & harness $2,500 OBO IH 55 chisel plow 31’ clean, ready to work, points, $3,500 OBO 320-808-4528 WISHEK DISK FOR SALE 2012 38ft. tandem disk, 862LNT-38. AMITY DEFOLIATOR 2011 12 row 3700 with scalpers. Call Jeff at 320-894-5408 BLH straight frame pay loader, 3 yard bucket with teeth, rebuilt 4 cyl. Detroit engine, tires 90%, works good, 1 year old battery, $5,900. (605) 425-2641 FOR SALE: ORGANIC CORN PRODUCERS Propane Flamer for corn, broadcast 30 feet wide, or bands 12-30 inch rows, pull type unit, custom built for precise application, one half stainless steel burners, folds for road travel, ready to go to the field. Would like $15,500. Call or text 507-829-7591 2008 1286 Rogator, 1200 gallon stainless steel tank, 100ft booms, rinse tank, Viper Pro, trimble auto track, Raven 500 controls, 4 380/90R46, 4 - 23.1R30, extra filters to go with machine, 2,604 hrs, $76,500 OBO. Ryan (605) 470-0485 AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
FARM EQUIPMENT 2001 Rogator, 4270 hours, 90ft booms, 1,200 gallon stainless steel tank, rear duals, Raven auto steer, $25,000. 605-884-6489 or 605-350-3216 Kinze 3600 16R30 2013 lift & twist planter, center fill w/ scale. vSet vac meters control by vDrive electric motors, 20/20 display included. Martin floating trash cleaners & clean sweep. Down bags w/ AirForce. In-furrow fertilizer w/ tanks. Very Clean, Stored Inside. <9,000. Call 605-290-2215. --Summers 80ft 2point sprayer, 750 gallon tank, triple nozzles. --83 Chevy 4 wheel drive pickup with 350 gallon Summers 60ft Sprayer, triple nozzles. --2 Honda transfer pumps. (701) 789-1819 2004 Miller Nitro 2275HT, 100ft boom, has JD 2600 display with swath control and ITC receiver. Choice of either 14.9x46 Michelin spray bibs 95% or 20.8x38 Firestones 95%. New solution pump last year, 2 of the wheel motors have been recently rebuilt. No Telemarketers. (701) 710-0534
FARM EQUIPMENT Forever posts 4”x7’, 4”x8’, 5”x8’ plastic fence posts, can be stapled, screwed or pounded, won’t rot, Bridge Timbers 10’-18’ lengths, $2.75ft 2 7/8” heavy pipe 30ft lengths #2 railroad ties 8 1/2’, good quality, $13 ea. #1 railroad ties $18 ea. Steel storage containers Watertight and rodent proof, 8’x20’ $2,500, 8’x40’ $3,500. Take off pick up beds Call for your make and model. We Deliver Haensel Distributing Call Clint 605-310-6653 or John, 605-351-5760. I90 exit 387 Hartford SD. Apache creep feeder, tandem axles, 300 bushels, used one season, excellent condition, $4,250. 701-710-0352 For sale: JD 9350 40 ft. press drills with JD transport hitch & markers. New disk. Always shedded. Very nice condition. 320-246-3449 Versatile 400 18 ft. S/P swather. Very low acres. Shedded; $1,900 with transport $2,000. M/F 21 ft. pulltype swather; $750. Alloway P/T sprayer, 1000 GAL, 60-75 ft. boom; $1,500. Walinga 510 grain vac, nice. $4,900. 701-360-2861
Stainless steel manifold for JD, Flexicoil & Case IH air carts, A M Custom Fabrication 701-680-0939 or 701-680-0990 Knight 3036 360 cu ft., 3 auger discharger, rebuilt, $15,500. Knight 3030 reel augie, 300 cu. ft, rebuilt, $14,500. New Holland 195 manure spreader, good condition, hydraulic drive, $12,500. New Fair Manufacturing 7825 bale processor, hyd deflector, hay table, $21,500. Knuh Knight 3142, 3 auger discharge, scale, rebuilt, $21,000. New Artex SD600 vertical beater spreader, 750 bu., guillotine gate, spring suspension, $42,500. New Artec SBX 800 vertical beater spreader, 1000 bu., guillotine gate, spring suspension, $49,500. Farmaid 550 reel mixer, rebuilt, scale, $19,900. Knight 3130 reel augie, 300 cu. ft., rebuilt, 3 auger discharge, $16,500. Knight 2300 reel augie, 260 cu. ft., rebuilt, 3 auger discharge, $9,800. New Valmetal vertical mixer 485 cu. ft., 46” incline, $28,500. New SAC-3650 vertical mixer, 515 cu. ft. front 41” discharge, $33,900. Other livestock equipment on hand, will take trades, RT Equipment (605) 359-0228 Free standing livestock panels 24ft long, 6ft high $275. Located in Elgin, ND and delivery available. Call Damian Urlich 701-209-0313
John Deere 9770
STS, Countour-Master, prem. cab., AutoTrac Ready, variable sp. feeder house, Y&M monitor, round bar and small wire concaves, single pt. hookup, 800/70R38 front singles, 28L-26 rear tires, 1641 sep hours, 2163 Engine hours. Very clean. $135,000 OBO 701-740-0071
2009 miller nitro
2009 miller nitro 4275 sprayer. 380-90-46 good year ultra sprayer tires. Raven envizio pro with smart trax autosteer and Phoenix external antenna. 275 hp Cummins engine. All new filters and fluids in hydraulic system. Wet boom with 15” spacings, 3 way nozzle bodies with all new nozzles. Asking 85000 OBO. Please call DeWayne with any question (home-320-563-8446) (cell-320-304-2397) For Sale: 1992 John Deere 770 BH Road Blade, 1400/24 Tires - 40%, Heat & A/C, very clean machine - runs good. Includes: V-Plow wing, 2 1400/24 tires - new/never mounted & 2 new 8’ cutting edges. Selling due to retirement. (605) 432-6075 Bobcat S250 skid steer, nice shape, cab, heat, AC, power bobtatch, 1,981 hours, 75hp Kubota Turbo diesel, 2,500 lb lift, good tires & bucket, nice clean, solid loader, $23,800/offer. 701-318-2086 Delivery possible 2015 Bobcat S570 skid steer, nice shape, only 627 hrs, cab, heat, ACS selectable controls, option of hands only or hands and foot, 61 HP diesel, 2100 lb lift, clean loader, $27,500/offer 701-318-2086 delivery possible Bobcat S185 skid steer, nice shape, cab, heat, 1 owner, 2,920 hours, clean, runs out very strong, 56hp Kobota Turbo diesel, 1,850 lb lift, good tires, good bucket, $16,500/offer. 701-318-2086 Delivery possible
2012 Bobcat S770 skid steer, nice shape, cab, heat, AC, power Bobtach, 2 speed, 93 HP Kubota turbo diesel, 3,500lb lift, good tires, good bucket, pre-emissions loader, $28,500/offer 701-318-2086 Delivery possible.
USE D EQU IP ME NT FOR SA LE
New Holland H8040 wind rower, 700 hrs, $72,000. 6 Virgin Charolais Bulls, $2,500 choice. (605) 216-9974
2013 Fast 36rw Side Dresser (demo unit)
JD 2016 S670, 400 hrs, duals, long auger, chopper/spreader, like new, $219,000. 712-348-2497
2009 Monosem 24rw Planter
Farm King 1200 Sprayer 90’...$20,000 Farm King 1460 Applicator .. $30,000 Versatile 800 ........................ $8,000 Wishek Disc 30’ .................. $35,000 Riteway 8190 Harrow ......... $25,000
2012 Hardi Sprayer Nav 4400 - 132’
Westfield TF836 ................... $2,500 FLEXI-Coil 70’ Harrow Packer .................................. $5,600
2014 Miller boom – 132’
Salford 5136 ....................... $86,000
1999 Brittonya 66’ Sprayer 2008 Alloway folding 12rw Defoliator
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REM 2700............................$10,500 REM 3700............................$15,000 REM 2100 Mint ..................... $6,500 REM 2500 HD....................... $6,500
Altona, MB Canada
2013 New Holland H7450 13’ Discbine, Low Acres, Always Shedded, 2 pt. Hitch, Absolutely Excellent Condition. $20,500. Phone 218-469-0949
Just 7 miles North of the border
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FOR SALE: JD 7810 MFWD, 18.4x42 duals, 3PT, 540 & 1,000 PTO, 2,290 actual hours, like new, $78,000; JD 8100 MFWD, 18.4x46 duals, 3PT, 10,800 hrs, good shape, $41,000. Call 701-490-0144
Farm King 6640 Vac ..............$7,000
2013 Farm King 24rw Side Dresser
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For sale: JD 9500 combine, 22’ universal header with sund pickup. Harriston 5200 12R22 bean rod. Harriston 5000 12R22 bean cutter. Vermeer R2300 rake. Vermeer 1000 bean tedder. OMI anhydrous applicator, 32’. Two JR belted bean conveyors. All stored inside and well maintained. Wayne Ratchenski, Cavalier, ND. 701-521-0072
DEALERS WANTED - ND, N & CENTRAL MN
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Certified Seed Potato Farm Retirement Sale •2 Volvo Diesel Triaxle Trucks with 22’ belt bottom combo boxes, several with gas engine and 20’ chain bottom box. •1994 Harriston 3500 6 row pick potato planter-granular insecticide. •1997 Lockwood 4620 2 row Potato Harvester, big 1000 PTO, all belted chain w/dirt table. •Lockwood 4000 4 row windrower all belted. •1994 Mayo Planter Filler, single phase, 18” telescoping •MCConnell 490 2 row harvester. •Hardi 60’ Sprayer, hyd. pump, 1000 gal tank, triple nozzle, 20” spacing. •Hardi 60’ Sprayer PTO centrifical pump, 1000 gal tank. •Spudnik 550 Telescopic single phase 36”x48’ boom remote control. •2-Lockwood Hyspan single phase 30” elev 18” boom 40’. •Lockwood Telescopic 36” chain elev Stormaster 24”x45’ boom •Milestone 10 row sizes single phase. •Several Rex Baggers. •2 Mayo 43 ft Telescopic 30”x7’ stingers 24” wide belt. •2 Lockwood 36” rollertable graders •Several Conveyors various lengths •Tristeel Bulk Railcar Loader 18” belt telescoping. Whiskey Creek Farms Barnesville, MN Steve: 701-318-0921 For Trucks & Field Equipment John: 701-200-9233 For Warehouse Equipment
COMBINES 2003 JD 9650 Walker combine, 630 Hydra Flex 30’ air reel, 930 30’ rigid header finger reel, 914 pickup head, all on trailers, everything always shedded. 1976 Ford F880 tandem truck. 701-341-0988 or 701-547-3873
TRACTORS BUYING A TRACTOR, COMBINE OR OTHER EQUIPMENT? Consider the advantages of leasing it. Contact United Lease & Finance, Inc. Fargo, ND to discuss your options. Call: 701-232-1827
1994 CASE IH 7220 FWA MagnumTractor 8234 Hrs, Small 1000 & 540 PTO Very good paint & mechanical condition Excellent interior 4 Remotes / Hub duals 18-4-42 168 engine HP Very well maintained. Asking $51,500. Contact Dustin 605-268-5545
TRACTORS JD 2005 7520 with 6446 hours, MFWD, deluxe cab, IVT transmission, 3 hydraulics, 480x38 rear tires, fenders, has new JD H360 loader with 5 tine grapple, $78,900 OBO. JD 2003 567 round baler with surface wrap with approx 16,000 bales, Mega tooth pick up, hydraulic lift, $10,900 OBO. JD 265 7” rotary mower, 3pt, 540 PTO, $3,500 OBO. 605-228-1950 1) Farmall 460 (gas) WF $4,250 2) Farmall 450 (gas) WF with Farmhand F10 loader and grapple - $2,500 3) AC WD45 (gas) WF with Farmhand F10 loader $2,250 4) Farmhand F11 loader - excellent condition no welds (701) 892-4075 1997 Ford NH 9682, 5200 hrs, excellent condition, excellent tires, $57,500. 515-320-2013 2012 JD 8360R 1,150 hours, 50” Michelin rubber, front and rear duals, 5 hydraulics, big pump, always kept inside, excellent condition inside and out, $192,500. (712) 348-0439
TRACTORS 1952 John Deere60, new paint, new clutch, new tires, new battery, new seat, very nice shape, $5,200. 1946 VAC Case, new paint, overhauled, new battery, new tires, $3,500. 605-380-7240 or 605-380-2317
2010 CIH Magnum 305
MFWD, Powershift, Deluxe Cab, Buddy Seat, 3PT, Quick Hitch, Dual PTO 540/1000, Front Weights, Rear Weights, Hi Flow Hyd Pump, 4 Valves, 480/80R50 Rear Duals, 380/80R38 Front Duals, Front Fenders, 3,595 Hours, Clean Tractor, Financing Available, $99,500. Call Troy @ 218-849-1926
1980 JD 4640 tractor for sale, nice, 7928 hrs, $23,000. 605-956-0767 843 John Deere Loader with 9ft bucket and 5 tine grapple fork with mounts to fit John Deere 8000, 8010, 8020 or 8030 series tractors with power shift transmission. Very little use and in like new condition. $13,000 or best offer. Call (605) 685-8766 No Solicitors please.
2013 Steiger 500QT
4440 John Deere diesel tractor, power shift, fresh paint, good interior, oil leaks fixed, excellent condition. (605) 350-2157 For Sale: 1997 Case IH 8940, has MFWD duals, front weights, 540 & 1000 PTO, 7800 hrs., paint is good, very clean tractor, $49,000 OBO. 605-439-3644 or 605-380-5313 JD 280 loader with MDS bucket and grapple, 50-55 series mounts, very good condition, with or without joystick, $9,500 with joystick or $8,500 without. Larry Shavlik (605) 830-8023
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MFWD, Powershift, Creeper Gears, Deluxe Cab, Buddy Seat, 3PT, Quick Hitch, PTO, Front Weights, Rear Weights, 5 Valves, Factory Guidance Ready, 380/90R54 Rear Duals, 380/80R38 Front Singles, 2,890 Hours, Nice Tractor, Financing Available, $82,500. Call Troy @ 218-849-1926 www.troygillespietractors.com
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Does your Versatile shift hard? Give us a call, we have a solution for you. We also have piv-ot pins and bushings for you center hinge, Series I, II, III Versatile. Call Big Tractor Parts 1-800-982-1769
4020 JD tractor, w/F11 Farmhand loader, 12 volt system, new clutch & flywheel, Syncro range transmission. $11,500 Call 605-280-0837 2010 JD 8430T, new tracks, new transmission, 18 speed power shift, 335 HP, 4233 hrs, $125,000. Two 500 gallon saddle tanks available, 602-750-5333 Case IH 7140 MFD 2 Speed Reverse, 6565 Hrs., Full Front Weights, Front Fenders Fresh Paint, Hammer Strap, 18.4x42 70%, Duals 50%. Everything Works. 2nd Owner Nice Tractor $38,700 (605) 366-0723
1981 John Deere 4440 excellent paint, 3 remotes, new 18.4x38 Firestones, ready to work. Duals if you want them. Pictures available. Call (605) 641-6672 evenings. Asking $28,000. For Sale: 1991 JD 4455, 5100 hrs, quad range, 18.4/38 width duals, one owner, clean machine. Also, 7300 JD Planter, 16 row w/22” spacing, rear assist lift, multiple seed plates. Central ND area. (701) 626-1799
Ford 8N tractor with loader, scoop and blade, $2,500 OBO. (605) 630-8696
1-800-982-1769 We also rebuild axles, differentials & transmissions with 1 year warranty.
Deluxe Cab, 4 Valves, Hi Flow Hydraulics, PTO, Full Auto Steer, Pro 700 Monitor, 372 Receiver, Nav 2 Controller, Diff Locks, Hi Cap Drawbar, 30” Belts, Clear Caps, 1,823 Hours, Sharp Tractor, Financing Available, $230,000. Lease for $28,500/year. Call Troy @ 218-849-1926
2014 CIH 350 Row Trac Quad Trac
Powershift, Luxury Cab, 4 Valves, Big Pump, PTO, Full Auto Steer, Pro 700 Monitor, 372 Receiver, Nav 2 Controller, 1 Season on 18” Belts, 1,777 Hours, Sharp Tractor, Financing Available, $169,500 Lease for $20,900/year. Call Troy @ 218-849-1926
Are you tired of adding or running out of DEF fluid? We have a chip to install which will completely delete it; it doesn’t affect the engine at all and leaves no footprint on the computers. Modules for series B engines coming soon! Off road equipment only. Call Larry 701-710-0887 1650 Oliver gas tractor, 3pt, 2 hydraulics. (701) 426-0263
TRACTORS 1992 Case IH 9270, 4WD, 12-speed power shift, 9,531 hours, $38,000 OBO. 218-296-0926
2012 CIH Magnum 235
JD 7510 w/740 loader, 2001 model, MFD, heavy front axle, rear tires 18x38, 80%, joy stick, complete rebuilt transmission 2 yrs ago, new hydr pumps & cooler, 7850 hrs, $46,500. (712) 461-0964 JD 3020 diesel, wide front 3pt, cab. JD 4010 diesel, wide front, 3pt, cab. Both run good, both have good rubber, 605-842-2544
7040 Allis tractor, 6,750 hours, power director, good rubber, runs good, $7,500. Roslyn, SD 605-265-0849 or 605-486-4380 2003 John Deere 7810 MFWD, 3300 hours, one owner, power shift, 3 remotes, weights, fenders, mirrors, very sharp. (651) 338-6861 FOR SALE: JD 6400 with MFWD, 640 loader, 8,000 hrs, tires over 90%, great condition. Asking $35,000 OBO. 701-974-3637 For sale, one owner, 2012 3720 JD, cab, air, 3 hydraulic, quick attach bucket, bar tires, 1500 hours, shedded, extra hydraulic pack for snowblower, Fertile, MN 701-866-5240 1996 Case IH 7220 MFWD w/KMW 1860 loader, 5639 hrs. (605) 228-7778
1983 2090 Case, 6,600 hrs, front weights, dual rear tires 60% tread, front tires like new, air ride seat, tinted windows, new batteries and interior, very well maintained. $14,500. (605) 669-2787 No Telemarketers. 2011 JD 7430 with MFWD, auto Quad plus transmission, 4800 hrs, rear weights, has 741 loader, joy stick, 5 tine grapple, 1 owner, excellent, $88,000. 605-439-3644 or 605-380-5313 FOR SALE: 2009 NH T9040 4WD, 435HP, 800/70R38 Firestone duals, PS, high capacity pump, HID lights, performance monitor, weights, autosteer, one owner; 1997 NH 9682 4WD, 360HP, 710/70R38 duals, 12-spd, rear weights, 8,050 hr. Stored inside; Also: 1998 Woods 15’ batwing mower. Hamilton, ND. Call 701-265-2221.
PLANTING EQUIPMENT John Deere 1790 CCS Planter for sale. 2012, 24 row, 20”, variable rate, precision planting units, row clutches, infurrow and 2x2 liquid fertilizer, rear hitch, yetter shark tooth trash wheels, stored inside, very well equipped and maintained, low acres. 701-351-0399 2012 8524 White center-fill planter, 24x22, Sunco row cleaners, PTO pump, liquid fertilizer, low acres, 750 acres on new disks. $69,000. Phone 701-261-6494.
2014 John deere 1770NT 24row 30 with Precision planting
1 season on all new precision stuff, vSet/vDrive row units with corn and soybean disks, delta force, wave vision seed tubes, keeton firmers, swath control, 2 john deere rate controllers for in furrow and 2x2 fertilizer, martin trash whippers with UMO 2x2 feretilizer, clean sweeps with controller, red ball for 2x2 and in furrow, can buy with mudsmiths or factory gauge wheels, always stored inside. $135,000 OBO call 701-710-0450 or 701-368-1453
TILLAGE EQUIPMENT Horsch 300 30ft high speed disk in good condition, $54,900 OBO. 712-579-1825 AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
TILLAGE EQUIPMENT Case IH 42ft 330 turbo till with rolling baskets. Under 3,000 acres and always shedded. Like new! Mellette, SD (605) 228-3456
2004 CIH 9300 Disk Ripper
Working Width 22.5FT, Front Disk w/ Rock Flex Individual C-Cushions, 8 Lead Shanks, 9 Main Shanks, Hyd Disk Leveler, Clean Unit, $24,500, Financing Available. Call Troy @ 218-849-1926
John Deere 2410 chisel plow, 2012 model, 43’, single point depth, rear hitch, new shovels, field ready, $38,500. 2013 Wishek 862 LNT 38’ Disc 30” blades low profile transport hydraulic leveling very low acres. 701-351-0399 2012 30 foot CurseBusterTrue Vertical Tillage- All new tines and bearings. Lease option available (260) 706-3133
FOR SALE OR RENT WISHEK DISCS 12’-38’ Have big coil springs that provide cushion against rocks. Great for discing CRP, old alfalfa & hayground, cornstalks, overgrown preventative plant acres & weeds.
GATES COULTER DISCS 32’-56’ COULTER HARROWS 24’-60’ HARROWS 32’-84’ *Excellent for residue management*
ANDERSON RENTALS & SALES INC. Glenn Anderson, Bismarck 701-255-7560
HARVEST EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: Case 1010 Rigid header, 25ft. Batt reel, good condition, $3,200. 701-739-5749
HARVEST SYSTEMS 35 ft. 9” Pans, Original System ................... $6,740 35 ft. 9” Pans, Advanced System ................... $8,240 FOR THE LARGE SUNFLOWER GROWER
All sizes available Call 1-800-735-5848
Minot, ND www.luckemanufacturing.com
2008 JD 9870 STS, recent new motor, thru JD shop yearly, excellent condition, contour master, 1076 sep hrs, stored inside, $139,000. 2012 JD 616C 16R30” chopping corn head, stalk master, only 3 season, 1600 total acres, with Lankota stalk stompers, $95,000, trailer available also. 2009 635 flex head, full finger, low use, nice shape, $19,000. Four 750 bu. Brent gravity wagons, model 757Q, like new, used 2 seasons, stored inside, $16,500 each. Hydraulic belt unload also available. 602-750-5333
WHETSTONE AG SUPPLY, INC. WILMOT, SD 57279 605-938-4709 www.whetstoneag.com NEW AUGERS WESTFIELD: WR 8x31 thru 71 TFX2 10x31/36/41 MKX GLP 10x73 & 83 MKX GLP 13x64/74/84/94 /114 MKX 16x125 (23,000 bph!) WCX 1535 TDFL EMD Belt WHEATHEART: X GLP 13x74/84/94 13” EMD Drive Over Hopper Heavy Hitter Post Pounder NORWOOD SALES: 1838 EMD FL KwikBelt FARMKING: 13x70 Swing Hopper Auger 9’ Disc Mower 540 RPM 12 Wheel Bi-Fold Rake 14 Wheel EasyRake 16 Wheel Super Star Rake 18 Wheel Super Star Rake Model 2450 Bale Carrier 6” Grain Vacs Model 360 Grain Cleaner 1600 Gallon 4WS Liquid Supply Trailer (DEMO) Model 1200 90’ Boom Sprayer Model 1360 Grain Cart Model 2460 Fertilizer Applicator (DEMO) LOFTNESS: 20’ Stalk Chopper/ Windrower HUTCHINSON: Trac-Masster Pile Mover USED AUGERS Westfield: MK 10x71 GLP MKX 10x63 GLP MK 13x91 GLP MKX 13x94 GLP MK 13x111 GLP (Qty.2) MKX 13x114 GLP Wheatheart: 13x81 Swing Hopper Feterl: 10x76 Swing Hopper 14x96 Swing Hopper Hutchinson: 8x53 PTO 24” Drive Over Conveyor Batco: 1335 TD EMD Standard Hopper Brandt: 10x70 Swing Hopper (Qty.2) 13x70 Swing Hopper Call for best pricing on all new augers. All swing hoppers are available with hydraulic or electric hopper movers. Both Hopper Walker and Auger Jogger electric movers available. More augers are coming in. If we don’t have it, we can get it! Also full line of Westfield parts and accessories in stock. Possible financing available.
FOR SALE: 2013 Elmers Crop Master 30ft. bean pickup. Like new, used very little, always shedded. Call or text: 218-779-1593 East Grand Forks, MN.
John Deere 630F bean head platform, cutting system like new, reel like new, paint on sprocket teeth, paint on auger, poly skids all like new, $15,000. (605) 425-2641
Unverferth 650 gravity box, like new condition, $9,000. (605) 425-2641
2 - 36 ft. Case IH Swathers (605) 222-2811
FOR SALE: NEW CONCEPT HOPPER BINS. New & Used Hopper Bins 900-7500 Bushel. Used 4 & 5 thousand bushel bins. On hand for immediate delivery. Also, Convey-All Bean Tenders & Belt Conveyors. Lower prices on hopper bins & leasing available. We Also Move Hopper Bins & Fuel Tanks. Call Fred: 701-830-8000 2017 JD S670 Pro drive, new condition w/multi 5-spd feeder housing. 580 front duals, 17 sep. hrs, 30 engine hrs, power tailboard chopper, round bar concave, 26ft. unloading auger, $325,000 U.S. 2017 JD S690 4WD, 100 sep. hrs, 26ft. unloading auger, $345,000 U.S. MacDon FD75-D, slow speed tranport, 1,000 acres, $64,000 U.S. We can deliver. 1-204-981-0820. Manitoba.
HARVEST EQUIPMENT JD 7700 turbo combine with 220 flex head, needs work. 8x56 Farm King elevator, $1000. 6x36 Westfield elevator with gas motor, $500. 605-265-0018
JD & Geringhoff cornheads, 6R30, 8R22, 8R30, 12R20, 12R22, other sizes available, new & used. Will also do reconditioning different row spacing or complete rebuild ........................... on JD cornhead. We offer full warranty on any JD gear box we rebuild Sales, Service & Rental MW Cornheads, Inc. Hillsboro, ND 701-430-CORN (2676) Grain bag unloader for rent. Loftness 10 ft drain bag unloader. Please call for rates and availability. Ellendale, ND. (701) 710-1307 2004 Pickett One-step 6-30, 6-row with tractor dividers. Semi-end delivery. 8-bar pickup. Cushion shank. Shedded. Nice condition $12,500 JD Pick-up Head with Westwood 388 pickup $3,500 1979 JD 6620 Combine. 5000 hrs. New engine, concave & raspbars, good belts. Shedded & nice shape. $6500 763-218-2797 AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
1990 Dodge ¾T V10 37” humvee tires and set 16” tires, 90’ sprayer, cusion booms, GPS, centerline pilot boom, auto on/off, $10,000. 605-835-9662 or 605-830-1429
2000 Spray-Air Trident 3200 pull-type sprayer. 90 ft. suspended booms, 800 GAL tank, rinse tank, triple nozzle bodies, 20 in. spacing, hydraulic Crary fan, 13.6-38 tires, and Raven 450 controller. Very little use since 2004, very low acres, always stored inside. Can send pictures. Best offer. Milnor, ND 701-371-8914, Ask for Trevor.
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EMPLOYMENT Summer & Fall Harvesting Wanted for 2018 and beyond 3 - JD 670 Combines with supporting equipment. Contact Van Beek Harvesting. Let 35 years of experience work for you. 605-889-2836 or cell 605-848-1080 Custom Land Rolling and Customer Planting Call Tanner at 605-350-4676 or Todd at 605-350-4633 Perrion Custom Services Small Grain/ Cover Crops- JD air seeder with variable rate technology great for fall applied fertilizer Forage Harvesting- We can chop haylage, silage, and earlage with all the support equipment and bagging services also available. Hay Grinding550hp Mighty Giant truck mounted grinder with grapple fork We specialize in prompt professional custom services. Lance Perrion Ipswich, SD 605-216-2918
New & Used VACS Parts & Piping FULL SERVICE CENTER • Model Ultima 62 • Full Line Of Piping Hose • Dust Free Loading & Unloading Of Bins, Silos & Flat Storage • Available In PTO Or Diesel Units
CUSTOM FENCING, barbed or woven wire. Will take out old fence. 605-845-7421 Custom Rolling with Degelman 80’ land roller. Located in Day County but will travel for large acreages, $5 per acre, Call or text 605-380-3871
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Seeking Agricultural Mechanic for Farm Equipment dealership in Belle Fourche, SD. Benefits offered, competitive salary, vacation. Please call Aaron @ 605-466-2112 or Kenita @ 605-892-2230 if interested. Full Time Diesel Technician Excellent Compensation Package Titan Machinery has immediate openings for experienced diesel mechanics to work at our Aberdeen and Huron, SD Case IH agricultural equipment dealerships. The chosen applicants will have the opportunity to work in a clean, modern, well-run agricultural equipment dealership equipped with the latest service tools and up to date service vehicles. Diesel mechanics with at least 2 years’ experience working on heavy equipment or in related fields such as truck repair are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have a proven track record of trouble shooting, diagnosing and repairing electrical, hydraulic and drive train components in heavy equipment or trucks. Experience working on or with agricultural equipment is a plus. Titan Machinery offers a positive work environment and an excellent compensation and benefit package including 401k with match, health and dental insurance, PTO, a tool allowance and efficiency bonuses. Yearly training provided. Titan Machinery is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment drug screening. Apply online at: www.titanmachinery.com or direct inquiries to: Titan Machinery, HR 644 East Beaton Drive West Fargo, ND 58078-2648 701-356-0130 EEO/AA: Women, minorities and the disabled are encouraged to apply.
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Grain Warehouse Manager South Dakota Public Utilities Commission position performs grain warehouse financial inspections to verify accuracy of records and compliance with state laws. This salaried position oversees the PUC’s Grain Warehouse program, conducts inspections and manages staff. Requires working with computers and software programs, understanding accounting principles, having strong communication skills, working in confined spaces, and traveling throughout state. One or more overnight stays for inspections will be necessary each quarter. Position is based in Pierre. Valid driver’s license required. A bachelor’s degree in agricultural business or related field is required, and ag business experience is preferred. EOE. See description at www.puc.sd.gov Position open until filled. Submit resume, cover letter and three work-related reference names with contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org Jim River Fencing LLC Irene, SD Farm/Ranch/Feedlot/ Commercial Fencing Installation of new fence/Tear out of old fence Local & out of state fencing Free estimates and warranty work on fence Jim (253)-228-1911 Elizabeth (307)-620-2914 Jimriverfencing@hotmail.com Jimriverfencing.com Find us on Facebook for full photo Gallery
FULL TIME POSITION AVAILABLE for grain and cattle operation, experience required, near Aberdeen, SD. Call Alex Hart 605-216-1019 or Brad Hart 605-329-7211 Please contact to schedule Manure Piling & Hauling Services Feed Lot Cleaning Pay Loader Services 701-710-1108 Elite Construction For your Ag Building Restoration, New Building Construction and Concrete needs call Don Christiansen at Elite C o n s t r u c t i o n 1-816-806-2343 (cell) 1-605-598-6626 (home) David O’Daniel 1-605-450-9926 Faulkton, SD Truck Drivers Wanted for Midwest grain & feed hauling. Must have good driving record. Competitive wages, vacation, and health benefits. Call Todd at L & O Acres Transport, 605-380-2133. Looking to do custom baling for 2018 & beyond. Can cut, rake, & bale any kinds of hay. Will do shares, custom rake, or buy the bales. (605) 270-1667
FARM MACHINE OPERATOR
William Ongstad, dba Ongstad Farms, Harvey, ND. Position requires bachelors in Agronomy, AG. Biotech, or related field & 1 year experience in agronomy or related ag experience & 1 year experience using GPS to apply crop protectants. Duties include: determine methods of improving crops such as pinto beans, wheat, corn, and soybeans.
William Ongstad, dba Ongstad Farms, Harvey, ND. Position requires HS diploma and 2 years experience in operating, maintaining farm machines: 1 year experience repairing farm machines, operating GPS farm equipment. Duties include: prepare seed, spray, harvest equipment for operation.
Submit resume to Bill Ongstad at: email@example.com No agencies or phone calls.
Submit resume to Bill Ongstad at: firstname.lastname@example.org No agencies or phone calls.
Bertsch Farms & Trucking of Hillsboro, ND
Is seeking an enthusiastic individual to fill the role of Farm/Diesel Mechanic/ Machine Operator. Great working environment with a team based mentality. Pay DOE & Benefits Available.
Custom Haying CRP Ground for midterm management or other hay land. Have Rowse Double 9 mower, 20 wheel V rake, and Vermeer 605 SM baler, twine or net wrapped. Partial jobs or will do it all, including stacking if needed. Pricing varies depending on condition of ground. Webster, SD will travel. Call or text 605-380-3871
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AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
AMERICAN HYDRO DOORS
The Original In-Bin Continuous Flow
• Bismarck based manufacturing plant recently expanded seeking outside manufacturing jobs. • 35-year established business with specialized tooling and machines on-site. • Set up to build tanks, buildings, cattle guards and custom design work for all oil field applications.
Drying System... that With a Shivers computerized Drying System that you can dry your crops as fast as you can combine. Whether your drying needs are 2,000 or 20,000 bushels a day, Shivvers has a system that’s right for you.
Please call Stur-D Products 701-223-3161
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51-years experience, licensed and insured, most all types of bins and tanks. We specialize in grain bin moving. Why pay double? Compare our rates! --------------------------BRODERICK MOVERS Rock Lake, ND 701-266-5577 Bismarck, ND 701-550-0444
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IMMEDIATE OPENINGS FOR
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Looking for full time help on organic farm operation. Row crop/forage program, CDL preferred but not required. Mandatory drug test. Call James 605-517-1392
Grain Bin Service Bin repair, air floors, concrete work. Specializing in roof repair & bin concrete slabs. Also, new & used grain bin sales! 701-899-2863
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT 2018 1535 field unload Batco belt conveyor, wind cover, all the extras, 220hp. Used 1535 field unload Batco belt conveyor, 20 horse Honda drive, load anywhere, new belts, rebuilt. 2 - 2011 Timpte ag hoppers, 42x66, airride, mint. All Black Trailers. 36ft & 20ft Yetter rotary hoe. (218) 289-5868 AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
GRAINSIGHT.COM Grain storage monitoring and control. Web-based system controls fans & heaters. System faults are emailed or texted to user. One sight controller can monitor up to 16 bins. Monitor and control your bins with smart phone, ipad or computer. For quote on installation & service, call 701-439-2216
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT Seed For Sale: Wheat Seed: SY Ingm SY Valda. Soybean Seed: NorthStar Genetics, Stine. Corn Seed: NorthStar Genetics, Stine. Totes, Bulk, Treating, Trucking, Custom Cleaning. Call Satrom-Hiam Seed Page, ND 701-668-2327 Organic Compost Organic Composted chicken manure NPK 19-53-31, $35 per ton, FOB. Lake Park, MN. Call Amon Baer 701-371-0662 or 218-937-5350 email email@example.com
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT
STRAW FOR SALE Small squares and rounds. Rounds are net wrapped. Both good quality. Leonard, ND. 701-361-1499 or 701-645-2213
SEED FOR SALE Manitoba 4010 Forage Pea Organic Aroostook Rye Forage Peas are a great cover crop for soil building & drowned out acres.
Call us at (701)-741-0477 www.synergyagllc.com
Grain Storage, Handling, and Drying Steel Bins, Hopper Bins, & more!
ALFALFA, mixed hay, grass hay & feed grade wheat straw, medium square or round bales, delivery available. Thief River Falls, MN. Call or text LeRoy Ose: 218-689-6675 AGWEEK ads cover 4 states and bring results. Call 888-857-1920
For Pre-Season Discounts! 001541923r1
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT
DAMAGED GRAIN WANTED
ANYWHERE We buy damaged grain any condition -wet or dryincluding damaged silo corn TOP DOLLAR We have vacs and trucks CALL HEIDI OR LARRY
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT
NORTHERN AG SERVICE, INC. 800-205-5751
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT
FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT
SEED FOR SALE: MYCOGEN SEED CORN, SUNFLOWERS, AND SOYBEANS CERTIFIED HRSW: BOOST, SURPASS, FOCUS, LCS ANCHOR FIELD PEAS: CERT CARVER, CERT BLUE MOON, COMMANDER CHICKPEAS: CERT FRONTIER, CERT ORION VERDESIAN LEGUME INOCULANTS OATS: CERT ROCKFORD, CERT GOLIATH, MORTON FORAGE BARLEY, FORAGE PEAS, ALFALFA: RR AND CONVENTIONAL FULL LINE OF COVER CROP SEED, CUSTOM MIXES, TOTES AVAILABLE, CERTIFIED ON FARM SCALE, SM-18018 If we donâ€™t have it, we would be happy to help you find it.
Call Howe Seeds Inc. McLaughlin, SD 57642 (605) 823-4892 firstname.lastname@example.org
A&S Ag Sales
Argyle, MN Travis Anderson (218)-201-0782 Reece Setterholm (218)-280-5890 Dustin Isaak (218) 686-5979
UGLY DUCKLING SALE 6-USED CW, WWT shipping containers that are located in GRAFTON, ND Doors, floors, locks, and seals are in good condition. All units have multiple dents and scratches, but are NOT RUSTED OUT UNITS.
FIELD TOUR Thursday, July 12th, 2018 10:00AM-2:00PM Finken Farms 16300 359th Ave SW Douglas, ND
PRICE $1975.00 each
Transportation will be provided to and from the field. - Current portfolio overview - Advance experimental lines debut - Food and beverage provided - Locally brewed unique beer - Encouraged crowd interaction
Cash and carry, delivery and loading available, ask for rates.
storage-pros.com Mike, Owner
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FEED, SEED & HAY AND RELATED EQUIPMENT Two front unload silage wagons, one Knight 17-7, one 14ft, make a reasonable offer 507-223-5052
HAYING EQUIPMENT Grass hay, horse quality, small squares and mid squares, also wheat straw in mid squares, all stored inside. Inspected Buffalo meat for sale. Local FM. 701-238-1893 Corn silage for sale, silo guard preservatives, and tarped, 605-769-0862 For Sale: Switch Grass grinding hay, big, round, weed free bales, (605) 204-0451
1995 Case IH 16’ 8820 swather, Cummins diesel, CAH 16’ hay head 2838 hrs, $17,500/OBO (605) 281-0731
2007 Agco 7434 3x4 square baler with accumulator, 15,000 bales, $49,900. (605) 680-1998
For sale: Case IH SCX 100 16’ haybine. Rubber rolls and very good condition. Can send pics. $11,750.00 Also Farmking 9’4” disc-bind, 3-point mount. $4,500.00 605.881.3719
Spring wheat hay and prairie hay in big round bales and net wrapped, can deliver, phone 605-395-6535
For Sale: 2016 MacDon R116, 16’ mower conditioner, steel cripper, rock block rock guard, only 200 acres, $34,500. Webster Call or text 605-380-3871 Agco Hesston 3983, 12-wheel, high capacity Vrake, great shape, has a few new wheels, new bearings & hubs, $6,500 OBO. (605) 203-1694
For sale: 2012 John Deere 956 Moco, impeller conditioners, average condition. $20,000. (605) 350-3934 For sale Rouse D9 Mower, New Holland heads, field ready, lots of spare parts, $6,700. Dennis 218-573-3172
Serving the area for 26 years!
Quality buildings at a reasonable price!
1-800-927-8835 • 701-239-5904
DAKOTA HAY AUCTION OF Corsica, SD Auctions every Monday year round at 1pm in Corsica, SD To consign or get information & Sales Results Go To www.dakotahayauction.com or Call 605-770-0662 office: 605-946-5002 New Holland 7250 with 2216 16ft head, rebuilt wobble box, new bearings, $7,200. 14 bale mover trailer, $3,500. (605) 425-2641
Two New Holland 5556 rakes with tow between, $800 or $1500 for both, 605-265-0018 001732592r1
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New Holland 1475 hydra swing, 16ft, reverser, (605) 769-0166
1998 595 New Holland Big square baler. Makes 3’x4’ bales. Lots of work done and well maintained in very good condition. $15,000 or best offer. Call (605) 685-8766 No Solicitors Please.
For sale 1441 New Holland haybine, in good shape. 701-308-0250 or 701-680-1644
Shops - Machinery - Grain Hay Storage - Commercial - Industrial
2002 1475 NH hydro swing, 16ft head, very low acres, always shedded, nice. 60A Heston Stacker, always shedded, you won’t find a nicer one. 605-270-1627 1991 model 116 New Holland Haybine, 16ft double sickle, the auger and Crimper are in very good condition, $2,700 obo. (605) 360-5687 No telemarketers!
M Vermeer baler with Super M conversion, always shedded, 1 owner, field ready, extra new belts and parts, $9,500. Larry Shavlik (605) 830-8023 20 wheel Tonutti millennium hydraulic wheel rake with wind guards, good rubber, good shape. $7,300. Roslyn, SD 605-265-0849 or 605-486-4380 For Sale: Hesston winrower, model 6450, 21ft, in real good shape, and always shedded. Also, a transport to go with it. (605) 280-3758 Hoven, SD For Sale: 20-wheel Rowse VRake, nice condition & paint, stored inside during winter, low acres. Also, 10x61 Westfield Hopper Auger w/electric hopper lift, flighting like new, needed longer auger, $4900. (701) 471-1613 JD 535 Baler, 1995 Model, twine tie, bale monitor, 540 PTO, works great, $3250. (605) 515-4409 2014 Vermeer 605 super M, 1080 bales. (605) 228-7778 Rowse double 9 mower w/IH heads. (605) 228-7778 For Sale: John Deere 1600A mower conditioner for PARTS ONLY, $1,000 OBO. Corona SD. 605-949-0156 or 605-880-1788
Voller Ag., Inc.
I HAVE a large supply of beef hay available. Excellent quality hay in net wrapped round or medium square bales. Delivery available in MN, SD, MT & ND. Call or txt 218-689-6675 Ose Hay Farm 1600 John Deere 12’ hay bine. John Deere 535 baler, very good condition. (701) 640-0637 1999 HW 300 New Holland windrower, 18 HS hay head, 25 foot Honey Bee draper. (701) 527-3940 For Sale: New Holland H7460 Disc mower conditioner, new B&D hay conditioner rollers, quick dry down, Excellent condition, $22,000 (320) 760-5768 2006 New Holland 1475 Haybind 16 ft head 540 PTO. 2006 John Deere 567 Round Baler twine tie 1000 PTO. Both machines-one ownervery clean, field ready. Can send pictures. (605) 999-0149 John Deere 956 Mowco 14ft 6inch header with flails, not used around rock or sand, very well maintained and stored inside during off season. $15,500. (605) 669-2787 No Telemarketers. For sale: 216 New Holland hydraulic rake, very good condition, $8,500 obo. (605) 203-0212 For sale McDon S30 hay cutter, 16’, good condition, $6,000. 2005 Dodge Durango 1800. Call nights after 9:00pm. 701-797-3082 For sale 12 wheel sitrex Vrake. Also have 1972 IHC Loadstar 1600 grain truck, 16’ box and hoist, good rubber and runs good. 701-471-4391
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Voller Ag is the Superior Choice for Storage at the Most Economical Price! • Experience and expertise – 1000s of bins placed across the Midwest – 30 years of use at our own farm • Complete range of sizes • Aeration and bean ladders • 10 year structural guarantee • Aeration fans—call for sizes and pricing
GOING TO AN AUCTION? Get pre-approved! Contact United Lease & Finance, Inc. Fargo, ND to discuss your options. Call: 701-232-1827 302 ACRES
within 1.5 miles west of Grand Forks, ND. Farmland being cropped currently. 32 acres of land being cropped for free currently. Multiple parcels at $4,900 per acre if buying all at once. Call 701-540-8338 or 701-746-7667
Inexpensive Anchoring System and Leasing Available
NOW AVAILABLE-Meridian Seed Tenders and mechanical drive & swing away grain augers
Voller Ag., Inc.
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Huge Selection - Visit
6250 7th Ave. SE • Hazelton, ND 58544 701-782-4368 • Call Tom, anytime.
Minnesota Lake Properties Call us to place your ad. AGWEEK FARM AD DEPT.
Black & red yearling and 2 year old Gelbvieh and Gelbvieh Balancer bulls. Performance records available. Also, a few black Gelbvieh Balancer replacement heifers, weighing 800lbs, had shots. Huus Gelbvieh Ranch, Parshall, ND. 701-898-8910
Registered 2 year old Angus Virgin Bulls Sired by Connealy Ernan, SAV Registry, & Bushes True Grit 109. Bulls are very gentle. 701-640-1795
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BURKE COUNTY LAND FOR SALE Tract 1: SE1/4 Sec. 21-163N-92W Tract 2: SW1/4 Sec. 22-163N-92W Minerals: Seller to reserve all oil, coal, gas and all other minerals the seller may now own of record.
FARM REALTY, INC.
Terms: Cash, with 10% down as earnest money upon completion of bids and balance payable within 45 days. Sold subject to a 2 year lease thru 2019. Sellers are reserving the income from the lease for the 2018 crop year. Sellers reserve the right to remove all personal property until October 31, 2018.
Bids: Written bids, accompanied by a cashier’s check or certified check for $5,000 payable to Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., will be accepted until 5:00 pm on June 26, 2018. The top 5 bidders will have the right to orally raise their bids at 10:00 am on June 29, 2018. Seller will furnish updated abstracts. Sellers will pay the 2018 real estate taxes. The seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to modify the oral bidding requirements. Information: Bids may be submitted to and further information, along with bid forms, may be obtained from Ryan Haugen, Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., 3108 S. Broadway, Ste. I, Minot, ND 58701, (701) 839-1451, www.haugenfarmrealty.com. 001738896r1 FARMLAND FOR SALE NORMAN COUNTY, MINNESOTA
Tract 1 The East Half of the Southeast Quarter (E½SE¼) and The West Half of the Southeast Quarter (W½SE¼), All in Section Three (3), Township One Hundred Forty-five (145) North, Range Forty-six (46) West of the Fifth Principal Meridian. PID: 16-6413000 Acres: 154.52 +/Tillable Acres: 148.11 +/Tract 2 The Northwest Quarter (NW¼) of Section Ten (10), Township One Hundred Forty-five (145) North, Range Forty-six (46), West of the Fifth Principal Meridian. PID: 16-6446000 Acres: 153.88 +/Tillable Acres: 144.93 +/-
For sale large group of 2 year old purebred black angus bulls, no registration papers or fancy EPD numbers, easy calving, born unassisted, pasture calfed, no grain or silage ever, strictly hay and grass, good hard breeding condition, ready to breed lots of cows, semen tested and free delivery when you need them, sight on see garuantee, also one pen of rental bulls. Bernstein Ranch 701-871-0747 or 701-871-0746 or 701-228-2316
8 registered angus heifers, some have calved with the rest due in June. Also 8 yearling open registered angus heifers. 218-443-6022 Glyndon, MN
Red angus bulls for sale, semen tested, ready to go. 701-361-3189 Jacobson Red Angus Hitterdal, MN
For sale: Top quality yearling and 2 yr old Angus Bulls with super growth and performance power to add pounds and value to your calves. Weening weights 800-900lbs. Delivery Available. Call Martin Schaff (701) 400-5279
Gelbvieh & Balancer Bulls Over 35 years in the business. Bulls will be semen tested and ready to go. Excellent quality. Mostly black. Contact Larry Moe, 701-371-1352 or Ruth 701-541-3060 Moe Gelbvieh Walcott, ND Visit moegelbvieh.com
Farm Land For Sale
FOR SALE: Sargent County Farm Land, 274 Acres SW of Lidgerwood ND SOLD: Foster County Farm Land Total 820 acres South of Carrington ND FOR SALE: Richland County Farmland 158.5 acres East of Walcott ND SOLD: Mahnomen County MN Farm land for sale NE of Bejou, MN 171 acres Farmland SOLD: 53 total acres of Cass County Farmland East of Kindred ND FOR SALE: Grain Elevator in Wimbledon, ND to include approx 250,000 bu. grain storage with 3,500 bu per hour grain dryer, 12,000 gal propane tank and scale. SOLD: Stutsman County ND 184.2 Acres Farmland, Potential Development Land Jamestown ND
Bid are to be submitted for each tract, separately, and for the total purchase price offer of the tract. Written bids should be submitted to Julin Law Office, PLLC by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Serious bidders will be invited to a private auction on Friday, July 27, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. at said law office and given an opportunity to submit supplemental bids. Current tenant has right of first refusal. Cash sale. Upon acceptance of any bid, fifteen percent (15%) of the purchase price shall be paid as a down payment. Onehalf of the balance due shall be paid on or before November 30, 2018, with the remaining balance paid upon delivery of a Warranty Deed which shall be on or before January 15, 2019. Possession will be given on full payment of the purchase price. SELLER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REJECT ANY AND ALL BIDS, AMEND THE BIDDING PROCESS, AND/OR WAIVE ANY BID IRREGULARITIES. ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE ON THE DATE OF SUPPLEMENTAL BIDDING TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL ADVERTISED AND/OR PREPRINTED MATERIAL. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Cynthia A. Julin, Attorney & Counselor at Law Julin Law Office, PLLC 318 E. Main St. Ada, MN 56510 218-784-2520 firstname.lastname@example.org
MCHENRY COUNTY LAND FOR SALE SW1/4 27-158N-79W Minerals: Seller to reserve all oil, coal, gas and all other minerals the seller may now own of record. Terms: Cash, with 10% down as earnest money upon completion of bids and balance payable within 45 days.
FARM REALTY, INC.
Bids: Written bids, accompanied by a cashier’s check or certified check for $5,000 payable to Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., will be accepted until 5:00 pm on June 26, 2018. The top 5 bidders will have the right to orally raise their bids at 3:00 pm on June 29, 2018. Seller will furnish updated abstracts. Buyer will pay the 2018 real estate taxes. The seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to modify the oral bidding requirements. Information: Bids may be submitted to and further information, along with bid forms, may be obtained from Ryan Haugen, Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., 3108 S. Broadway, Ste. I, Minot, ND 58701, (701) 839-1451, www. haugenfarmrealty.com. 001740977r1
WARD COUNTY LAND FOR SALE N 330” of NE1/4SW1/4 Sec. 12-157-83 (Sold together as 1 tract)
W1/2SW1/4 Less Por to USA & Less Outlot 7, NE1/4SW1/4 Less N 330’ Sec. 12-157-83 Minerals: Seller to reserve all oil, coal, gas and all other minerals the seller may now own of record.
FARM REALTY, INC.
Terms: Cash, with 10% down as earnest money upon completion of bids and balance payable within 45 days. Sold subject to a lease thru 2018 crop year. Sellers are reserving the income from the lease for the 2018 crop year. Both parcels will be sold subject to the other closing at the same time. Bids: Written bids, accompanied by a cashier’s check or certified check for $5,000 payable to Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., will be accepted until 5:00 pm on June 25, 2018. The top 5 bidders will have the right to orally raise their bids at 3:00 pm on June 28, 2018. Seller will furnish updated abstracts. Sellers will pay the 2018 real estate taxes. The seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to modify the oral bidding requirements. Information: Bids may be submitted to and further information, along with bid forms, may be obtained from Ryan Haugen, Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., 3108 S. Broadway, Ste. I, Minot, ND 58701, (701) 839-1451, www.haugenfarmrealty.com. 001740970r1
WARD COUNTY LAND FOR SALE Tract 1: Govt. Lot 4, S1/2NW1/4, SW1/4 Sec. 2-156-83
Govt. Lot 1. SE1/4NE1/4, E1/2SE1/4 Sec 3-156-83
Tract 2: E1/2NE1/4 Sec. 10-156-83
40 years of agricultural experience in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota Johnson Auction and Realty LLC
Steven Johnson R.E. Broker Auctioneer Lic# 976
N1/2NW1/4, less 20 acre Outlot, SE1/4NW1/4 Sec. 11-156-83
Minerals: Seller to reserve all oil, coal, gas and all other minerals the seller may now own of record.
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Terms: Cash, with 10% down as earnest money upon completion of bids and balance payable within 45 days. Sold subject to 1 year lease thru 2018 crop year. Sellers are reserving the income from the lease for the 2018 crop year. Bids: Written bids, accompanied by a cashier’s check or certified check for $5,000 payable to Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., will be accepted until 5:00 pm on June 25, 2018. The top 5 bidders will have the right to orally raise their bids at 10:00 am on June 28, 2018. Seller will furnish updated abstracts. Seller will pay the 2018 real estate taxes. The seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to modify the oral bidding requirements. Information: Bids may be submitted to and further information, along with bid forms, may be obtained from Ryan Haugen, Haugen Farm Realty, Inc., 3108 S. Broadway, Ste. I, Minot, ND 58701, (701) 839-1451, www.haugenfarmrealty.com. 001740968r1
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Registered polled Hereford bulls, coming 2 year old bulls, range raised, reasonably priced, guaranteed breeders.
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Since 1953 Midway Polled Hereford’s
701-996-3300 or 701-302-0254 or 701-996-3111
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1 & 2 yrs old. Red & Black, polled, great disposition; combination of milk, muscle and performance. 205 day weight 700 plus lbs, no creep feed. Some suitable for heifers. Excellent quality, affordable prices. Phone 218-837-5282, evenings 218-837-5505.
RED ANGUS & HEREFORD BULLS FOR SALE: Yearlings and 2-year olds. Calving ease with performance. Videos, catalog, ultrasound & performance data at: www.olsonredpower.com Fertility tested, delivery available. Ranch is 20 mi NW of Fargo. OHR Red Angus: Edward Olson, 701-238-3601 Olson Hereford Ranch: Carl Olson, 701-361-0684
For Sale: Good selection, tame, reasonably priced. Vaccinated for Anthrax, Pink Eye & Foot Rot. Free delivery. Can hold until you need them. Call 701-845-0683 any time. Leave a message, we’ll call back. Jerry Hieb, Valley City.
Polled Hereford Bulls
Cow calf pairs, 8 black cows, calves born January and February, cows are re-bred by AI. Call for more details 701-371-3972
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LIVESTOCK WOODBURY STOCK FARM Wyndmere, ND Registered Simental & Sim Angus Bulls selling by private treaty. 4 52 years of performace testing & A.I. to top quality genetics 4 Excellent disposition 4 High performing 4 Volume discounts 4 Free keep until April 15th 4 Free delivery up to 200 miles 4 Complete performace data & EPD’s Call Arnold anytime!
LIVESTOCK & PETS AND RELATED EQUIP DAKOTA ROYAL CHARITY DRAFT Horse Show h t t p s : / / w w w. f a c e book.com/dakotaroyaldraf tshow/ 10+ Six-horse hitches from across the US & local farm teams. Swiftel CenterBrookings, SD 1 pm Sat & Sun June 23 & 24. $10 adults-$5 11 & under. 11amnoon Meet the hitches. Silent Auction to support Draft Horse Youth Fund Simmental and SimAngus Yearling bulls. Reds and Blacks available. Performance data available. Out of AI and herd sires. Closed herd. Call or text Tony 701-308-1303 Registration available upon request.
INFORMATION REGARDING REAL ESTATE SALE POLK COUNTY, MINNESOTA DESCRIPTION: In the County of Polk, State of Minnesota, Bygland Township: Part of Government Lots 1, 2 and 3, Section 29, Township 150, Range 49 along the Red River containing 43.30 acres, more or less, Tax Parcel #09.00292.01. The Law Firm below may be contacted for the complete description. BIDS: Bids submitted should set forth the total purchase price offer. Written bids should be submitted to Fischer, Rust & Stock, PLLC, 407 North Broadway, P.O. Box 605, Crookston, Minnesota 56716, on or before June 29, 2018. On Friday, July 6, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., at said Law Office in Crookston, Minnesota, the five (5) highest bidders will be given the opportunity to submit supplemental bids. NOTE: The number of invited oral bidders may be adjusted at any time by the abovereferenced Law Office. NOTE: Bid packets are available at the abovereferenced Law Office. TERMS: Cash sale, 10 percent down on date of acceptance of bid with the balance to be paid within approximately thirty (30) days. THE LANDOWNER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REJECT ANY AND ALL BIDS. INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING THE ABOVE-REFERENCED LAW OFFICE AT 218-281-2400.
LIVESTOCK & PETS AND RELATED EQUIP 40 head of Red Angus fall calvers coming with 5th & 6th calve, bred to Charolais, starting calving Aug 20th, cake broke and very gentle, asking, $1,800. Call Tracy 605-999-6110 Beaf Cattle Company BeafCattleCompany.com Bred Cows, Pairs, Replacement Heifers All Ages Available, $1075-$1300 Check out our website or check us out on Facebook (479) 966-7723 250 head of 650lb Holstein steers, all work done, double vaccinated, TMR fed. 300 head of 550lb Holstein steers, ready June 15th. Call (605) 770-2239 If you are looking for stout made Angus Bulls to improve your herd’s genetics, then Erdmann Angus Ranch is the place to look! Selling yearling and virgin 2 year old bulls that are fast-gaining and out of high performing females. Sires include Irish, Windy, Stimulus, Confidence, Consensus, & many more! All bulls will be semen checked and ready to go to work for you. Most of the bulls can be used on heifers. Contact us at email@example.com, check out our webpage at erdmannangus.com, or call Dan at 1-605-439-3744, Albert at 1-605-439-3321, or Joe at 1-605-439-3550. SELLING 30 PRIVATE TREATY PUREBRED BLACK SIMMENTAL YEARLING BULLS SIRED BY THE HOTTEST HERD BULLS IN THE BREED. MANY ARE HOMO BLACK AND HOMO POLLED THAT HAVE OVER 47 YEARS OF PERFORMANCE TESTING AND WE OFFER VOLUME DISCOUNTS. CONTACT JUSTIN HART -605-216-6469 OR TRAVIS HART-605-252-0894 FOR SALE: 70 TOP END FANCY REGISTERED BLACK SIMMENTAL REPLACEMENT OPEN YEARLING HEIFERS, SIRED BY SOME OF THE MOST ELITE HERD SIRES IN THE SIMMENTAL INDUSTRY AND ALL ARE BANGS VACCINATED. IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO ADD MAJOR PERFORMANCE INTO YOUR PROGRAM YOUR SEARCH IS OVER! CONTACT JUSTIN HART-605-216-6469 OR TRAVIS HART-605-252-0894 You need OUTSTANDING Herd Bulls for your Operation! Take a Look at our Purebred Polled Hereford Two Year Old Bulls Peirce Polled Herefords Purebred Since 1934 Call Bonn Clayton 605-479-3099 PeircePolledHerefords.com White, South Dakota Angus cow/calf pairs for sale. Most are registered and can be transferred - priced $1700 - $2200. Our program emphasizes maternal traits, ease of fleshing, calving ease, and efficiency on forage. www.jauerangus.com (712) 253-8710 6-11 year old pairs, started calving May 1st, calves have been worked and castrated. 80 pairs can take any amount, asking $2,000 per pair. 605-216-0854
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CHAROLAIS BULLS for sale: Performance tested yearlings Great dispositions, calving ease, Polled and semen tested. Carcass tested sires. Complete Performance records and EPD’s available. Jensen Charolais Ranch. Scott and Kim 605-847-4755 Lake Preston, SD
For Sale polled Gelbvieh/Balancers yearling bulls with great dispositions and performance tested. Most are Homozygous Black and are DNA tested with 1st breeding season guaranteed. Volume discounts available. Priced $2000-$3000 Ceroll Gelbvieh, Sisseton, SD 605-268-0402
Age Advantage Bulls 20 months+ age, service more cows, more mature and hold their condition better, more bull for your dollar, Red or Black Angus and Simmental, many AI sires or ET, excellent dispositions, genetically selected, grown slowly not fattened, selling bulls for 20+ years, very satisfied customers. Ketterling Brothers, Wishek, ND 701-452-2596 or 701-452-2141
Great selection of Registered Black Angus bulls for sale. Calving ease and performance bulls. Ultrasounded, semen tested with complete EPD’s. Rossow Angus Ranch Call 605-216-0568.
Registered Black Angus Bulls for Sale. Calving ease and power bulls available. i50k’d, AI sires, semen tested, all shots done. free delivery within 150 miles (605) 228-5208
Black Angus Yearling Bulls for sale. Strong Maternal Traits, with Muscle & Thickness. Very Quiet Disposition. Excellent Selection. Semen Tested. Sires include Black Granite, Final Solution, Sitz Sensation 693A, Discovery, GAR Sunrise and more. Mike Carroll 605-203-0158 or 605-854-3953 De Smet, SD.
VOLEK RANCH Selling Registered Yearling Balancer, Gelbvieh, & Angus Bulls. Black & Red Several Homo Black Polled or Homo Polled Excellent Dispositions High Quality Performance Bulls Free Delivery Within South D a k o t a 605-852-2131 605-870-3010 Highmore, SD www.volekranch.com
Drought Cow/Calf Pairs For sale in the country and on order at the sale barns. Bred Cows/Pairs Bred Heifers Heifers Calves n 3 & 4 year olds n 5-7 year olds n Solid Mouth n Short Term n Late n Fall Calvers Prices vary on breed of cows, size and quality. For complete livestock listings see: www.kelivestock.com EICHLER LIVESTOCK Licensed & Bonded 605-228-7433
Yearling Red Angus Bulls for sale: semen tested, ultra sounded, performance tested, delivery available. Namken Red Angus (605) 881-3845 For Sale: 50 first calf heifer pairs, all black, real gentle cows, $2650 w/pasture, $2500 without. Pasture includes black Angus bulls, salt, fly spray. Call (605) 742-4552 FOR SALE: Registered Yearling Angus bulls, out of excellent genetics, calving ease and performance tested and ready to go. Ogren Angus, call Dan 605-470-0258 or Don 605-493-6698 12 year old half Morgan mare and 16 year old Morgan gelding, both need some work, selling because of no time for them. Call for price (701) 274-8265 Dorset Rams by Fruechte Family Dorsets for sale. Yearling and Spring Ram lambs. We have both moderate frame, commercial rams and larger frame rams for show. w w w. f r u e c h t e f a m i l y d o r sets.com or (605) 695-9940 FOR SALE: Simmental Sim Angus Bulls calving ease and growth bulls. We have black, black blaze & red bulls available. Vander Wal Simmentals, Dean 605-690-1901 or Kent 605-690-0234 Buseman Angus --Bulls for sale Private Treaty. --Several work on heifers. --Semen checked and had all breeding shots. --Volume Discounts on 10 or more. -These bulls work- Will Deliver. --605-351-1535 Valnes Ranch Red Angus has a large selection of yearling Red Angus bulls to offer at private treaty. Due to the storm that occurred over our sale date. Bulls have been semen tested and are ready to go. Call Emit at 605-228-8857
2 year old Red Angus Bulls for sale. Suitable for heifers. (605) 279-2648 or firstname.lastname@example.org Angus & Hereford Bulls, yearling & 2 yr. olds, for cows & heifers, by proven AI sires, top performance, semen tested & vaccinated, delivery available, Amdahl Angus & Hereford. Tim: 605-929-3717 or JD: 605-999-6487 Christensen Gelbvieh Gelbvieh X Angus balancer Bulls. DNA and performance tested. Scott Christensen Flandreau, SD 605-359-5830 (605) 997-3531 Black Angus pairs for sale on farm, 3 year olds and up, contact DB 605-228-0471 Purebred border collie puppies, born April 12th, out of working parents. 1 male: black & white, $300; 3 females: black & white, $300 ea. Call 605-397-2430 or cell 605-380-1228 40 Black heifer pairs for sale, excellent disposition, could keep thru the end of May. Please call (605) 530-4915 Simon Herefords Two-yearold bulls for sale. Every bull out of a top cow with a focus on fertility, longevity, and efficiency. Good selection! Good prices! 4 miles west of Seneca, SD, on US Hwy 212. Call Brian (605) 765-4564 70 black cows with black & char calves at side, 3 yrs to broken mouth, call 605-520-3182 Witt Polled Herefords For Sale: Two year old Polled Hereford bulls, semen tested, and breeding vaccinations. Contact Witt Polled Herefords, Bristol, SD. Steve 605-492-3561 or 605-492-7005, Shawn 605-492-7007 Purebred Hereford Boars for sale. (605) 216-1739
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Open replacement heifers: Sim Angus, Red Angus, Simmental, Reds or Blacks, BV, Pregguard shots, excellent dispositions, top quality from the top half of the herd, Selling heifers for 15 years, very satisfied past customers, references available. Ketterling Brothers, Wishek ND 701-226-1158 or 701-226-3023 For Sale: Red Angus yearling registered bulls, top quality, low birth weight bulls, suitable for heifers. Top AI sires like Nexus, Conquest and Stormer. Reasonably priced. Call Ron: (605) 770-7739, Pam (605) 770-7741 or home land line (605) 772-5147. Howard, SD
Top Quality Pure bred Coming 2 year old virgin Angus Bulls, sires include top ABS bulls such as Tour of Duty, Absolute. Excellent dispositions, contact Bryan Kallhoff at Kallhoff Cattle Co 507-829-1083 Camby, MN 2 yr old Angus Bulls For Sale.Bred for moderate frame, thickness, and fleshing availability. Many are low birth weight bulls that will work on heifers. They are semen tested and ready to go to work! (712) 253-8710
100 Black & Black Baldy heifer pairs for sale, big calves, good disposition. 50 Red Angus heifer pairs for sale, big calves, good disposition, all shots, Call for pricing and may have pasture available for them also. (605) 230-1169
For sale: 16 yearling Red Angus Bulls. Also, 8 virgin 2 year old Bulls. Sires are 5L Firecracker, 5L Independence, 5L Mountain Sign, and grandson of Beckton P707. Records available. Will work on heifers but will be big enough to breed cows. Call Lars Hanson at (605) 380-0886
Shares for sale in Existing 5,000 head sow unit located in NE North Dakota. (701) 371-2445
Black & Red Gelbvieh lancer bulls 605-482-8315 605-530-2586
Registered Limousin and Limousin Angus bulls, performance tested, yearlings, black and red bulls available. Contact Nolz Limousin Mitchell SD 605-996-1810 or 605-999-7035 www.nolzlimousin.com Registered Suffolk Sheep for Sale. Very nice ram & ewe lambs born in February & March from a OPP tested flock. Thick muscled lambs from good genetics. (218) 770-9731 For Sale: 50 Bred cows and cow/calf pairs. Vaccinated, poured, $1500 on breds, $1800 on pairs. Call or Text (701) 318-1642
SANDHILL BORDER COLLIES Pups & ready to start dogs Red/black, short/medium hair. Delivery can be arranged (701) 859-3682 email@example.com
Vermeulen Angus and Gerlach Hereford yearling bulls. Call Jeff Gerlach Herefords, 605-999-1494, Jim Vermeulen Angus, 605-770-2524 Yellow Lab puppies Ready to go. Purebred no papers. Pointing puppies excellent family or hunting dogs. $400. Call Hazelton, ND at (509) 671-7219 Bauman Red Angus Bulls for Sale. By Private Treaty out of bloodlines such as Conquest 4405P, Redemption, PCHFRK Prime 1323, Hard Drive Some suitable for Heifers. Excellent EPDs. Call Dave 701-321-1994 or 701-336-7201 Jake 701-321-0473 Register Black Angus 2 year old virgin bulls, nice disposition, weights & EPDs, semen tested, blood tested, all shots. Red Rock Cattle Company. Calvin 605-941-3830 & Kim 605-999-4125
For Sale: 2 & 3 yr. old SimAngus bulls, S K Cattle, Aberdeen, SD Bruce 605-380-1303 or Sterling 605-216-3581 IT’S TIME TO BUY A HERD BULL!! Take a Look at our Purebred Polled Hereford Yearlings and Two Year Olds Peirce Polled Herefords Purebred Since 1934 Call Bonn Clayton 605-479-3099 PeircePolledHerefords.com White, South Dakota Tri-State Bird & Animal Auction Saturday June 9th starting at 9:30 AM Ottertail County Fair Grounds West 1812 Pebble Lake Rd, Fergus Falls, MN. Expecting usual run of poultry and hoof animals. For more information call Chuck at 605-884-6309 or Wayne at 701-238-6820 Tri-State Bird & Animal Auction Saturday June 16th starting at 9:30am. Fair Grounds 610 Prospect St, Lisbon, ND Expecting usual run of poultry and hoof animals. For more info call Chuck at 605-884-6309 or Wayne at 701-238-6820
30 Registered Red Angus Bulls, yearling and 2 year olds, out of AI sires New Direction and Redemption, great selection of heifer bulls and heard bulls, New Salem, ND (701) 204-3508
Black Angus Virgin yearling bulls no creep cake feed, raised on grass hay bucket feed grain. BW 67 to 72 wean 740 to 910lbs Sire S.A.S Canyon Resource 165, Dams all on cite. Clark SD 605-228-3336
CRYDTOSBORIEIE, when the raging fire is going! We can put the fire out and salvage the remainder. Call (605) 765-2451
Solid mouth pairs for sale, big calves on their side. Calves are vaccinated & ready to go to grass. (605) 228-8783
BABY calf diarrhea starts yellow to white, may be occasional round puddle in corral, later goes to gray, then very squirty. Can be treated successfully, but can be prevented if worked properly. Dr. Nold Animal Supply 605-765-2451
For Sale: Black heifer pairs, March/April calvers. Call me 701-678-4621 Yearling Charolais bulls for sale, excellent quality, Ron Wieczorek Mt Vernon, SD 605-999-3782 or 605-999-1476
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Cattle summary NATIONAL FEEDER & STOCKER CATTLE SUMMARY – WEEK ENDING 06/08/2018 RECEIPTS:
per head lower. All feeder pigs 6.00 per head lower. Demand moderate for moderate offerings. Receipts include 49% formulated prices. All Prices Quoted on Per Head Basis With An Estimated Lean Value of 50-54%
EARLY WEANED Pigs 10-12 Pounds Basis:
Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold 1.00 to 5.00 higher, with instances 6.00 to 8.00 higher this first full week after Memorial Day. Demand was reported moderate to good nationwide as more optimism was evident in the marketplace. The CME Cattle Complex has rebounded from the most recent downturn in mid-May. The June Live Cattle contract is trying to converge with the negotiated cash trade. Cash trading is pulling the futures higher and this week’s reported cash sales have been slow to materialize. Packers need to have more inventory around them soon so they can try and temper the uptick in prices. Starting the middle of March and after ten consecutive weeks of 20K or more for 15-30 delivery on fed cattle, the past couple weeks have cooled to 19K and 9.9K respectively for those cattle bought out front. Packers have managed their inventory to drive national negotiated cash trading down 14.00 in the past four weeks. In addition, packer margins have been rather large with some being reported around plus $300.00 per head recently due to boxed beef prices higher than expected and consumer demand, both domestically and internationally. Choice Boxed Beef in May did not post a price lower than 226.00 and averaged 229.70 for the month. Packers are selling as much product out front as they can at these elevated levels and are content to harvest as many as they can. Cattle harvest continues to move higher as shown by the four weeks preceding Memorial Day; total weekly cattle slaughter averaged 656.5K, over 53K more than the previous five year average. This week’s total cattle slaughter was reported at 658K, which would be 22K higher than last year. As more fed cattle move into the slaughter pipeline recently, feedyard pens will need to be refilled quickly to maximize efficiency. Many early auctions took last week off due to the Memorial Day holiday, however a last Friday auction garnered some steep prices for feeders. At Fort Pierre Livestock in Fort Pierre, SD, during their 21st Annual WLAC Anniversary Sale, two loads of reputation steers weighing 762 lbs sold at 176.00, while two loads of their similar sized brothers weighing 768 lbs sold at 175.00. A load of bigger brothers that weighed 836 lbs sold at 158.75. In addition, a load of 761 lb bangs vaccinated replacement quality heifers sold at 155.00. This week on Thursday at Ogallala Livestock Auction in Ogallala, NE, they hosted their 11th Annual Customer Appreciation BBQ Sale and buyers were in a mindset to own cattle. With a little over 6100 on offer there on Thursday, yearlings were in demand as over a load of steers weighing 905 sold at 143.75 and a half load weighing 902 lbs sold at 144.00. Lack of precipitation has been a concern for many months now and the long-term effects can be devastating to subsoil moisture. As of this week, approximately 10 percent of corn and soybean production is within an area experiencing drought; winter wheat- 33 percent; hay- 19 percent and cattle- 24 percent. Auction volume this week included 52 percent weighing over 600 lbs and 41 percent heifers. Auction Receipts: 217,300 Last Week 110,900 Last Year 177,700 DAKOTAS 34,800. 91 pct over 600 lbs. 43 pct heifers. South Dakota- 34,800. Steers: Medium and Large 1 400-450 lbs (436) 204.36; 450-500 lbs (473) 188.34; 500- 550 lbs (523) 187.95; 550-600 lbs (578) 181.55; 600-650 lbs (633) 172.96; 650-700 lbs (673) 165.31; 700-750 lbs (726) 163.55; 750-800 lbs (769) 165.46; 800-850 lbs (828) 147.70; 850-900 lbs (877) 139.03; 900-950 lbs (925) 134.83; 950-1000 lbs (978) 129.61. Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs (487) 184.88; 550-600 lbs (595) 167.92; 600-650 lbs (630) 159.77; 650-700 lbs (673) 156.66; 700-750 lbs (717) 142.63; 750-800 lbs (776) 144.39; 800-850 lbs (812) 134.34. Holstein Steers: Large 3 850-900 lbs (886) 88.35. Heifers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs (385) 182.76; 400-450 lbs (432) 172.36; 450-500 lbs (473) 170.90; 500-550 lbs (525) 167.24; 550-600 lbs (571) 160.56; 600-650 lbs (617) 150.04; 650700 lbs (667) 142.89; 700-750 lbs (721) 136.87; 750-800 lbs (774) 136.42; 800-850 lbs (821) 130.69; 850-900 lbs (881) 120.98; 900950 lbs (922) 117.20; 950-1000 lbs (983) 113.73. Medium and Large 1-2 400-450 lbs (423) 172.01; 450-500 lbs (489) 160.33; 500-550 lbs (537) 146.51; 550-600 lbs (577) 129.34; 600-650 lbs (623) 140.30; 650-700 lbs (670) 136.45; 700-750 lbs (728) 127.82; 750-800 lbs (781) 129.90. North Dakota- There were not enough feeder cattle sales to report. MONTANA 4100. 71 pct over 600 lbs. 66 pct heifers. Steers: Heifers: Medium and Large 1 part load 481 lbs 167.25;650-700 lbs (661) 140.91; 700-750 lbs (727) 137.85; 800-850 lbs (830) 121.83; part load 880 lbs 122.00.
South Dakota 5.4%,
Range Wtd Avg
600 - 1200 17.67
2676 30.78-43.03 35.36 8386 9.00-30.00
1200 or more 22.03
39131 25.49-44.00 34.93 26500 15.00-31.75
Total Composite 41807 25.49-44.00 34.96 34886 9.00-31.75 20.98
Saskatchewan 11.3%, Nebraska 9.8%, Missouri 5.0%, Montana 1.8%, Indiana 0.7%,
Minnesota 14.2%, Michigan 1.4%,
Illinois 4.8%, Georgia 1.2%,
TRENDS COMPARED TO LAST WEEK: Early weaned pigs 7.00
Spring wheat Minneapolis 13% 6.03 6.14 nq Minneapolis 14% 6.28 6.39 nq 6.38 6.49 nq Minneapolis 15% Pacific NW 14% 7.28 7.49 7.07 Pacific NW (cwt.) 12.08 12.43 11.74
600 or less
600 - 1200
1200 or more
Total Composite Weighted Average Receipts and Price (Formula and Cash): All Early Weaned Pigs:
Corn Minneapolis Cash 3.26 3.49 3.46 Illinois 3.77 3.90 3.88
Soybeans Minneapolis Cash 9.06 9.69 9.08 Illinois 9.69 10.24 9.41
FEEDER Pigs 40 Pounds Basis:
76693 at 28.60
All 40 Pound Feeder Pigs: 8940 at 43.23
Sheep summary Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs were steady to 15.00 lower. Slaughter ewes were steady to 10.00 lower, except at Ft. Collins, CO 5.00-10.00 higher. Feeder lambs were steady to 15.00 lower. At San Angelo, TX 7342 head sold. No sales in Equity Electronic Auction. In direct trading slaughter ewes and feeder lambs were not tested. 2600 head of negotiated sales of slaughter lambs were steady to 6.00 lower. 2,341 lamb carcasses sold with all weights no trend due to confidentiality. All sheep sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 90-160 lbs: South Dakota: shorn and wooled 90-100 lbs 180.00-185.00; 110-130 lbs 164.00-172.50; 130-145 lbs 161.00-168.00. Billings, MT: no test. Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
Winter wheat Pacific NW 11% Pacific NW (cwt.)
Fri. ago ago
NuSun Cargill 18.25 18.15 15.40 West Fargo
Enderlin 18.10 18.10 15.45
Minneapolis nq nq nq
West Fargo 11.30 11.35 nq
Pacific NW 3.63 3.63 3.27 Minneapolis #2 2.71 2.71 nq
Barley Feed Minneapolis 2.85 2.85 2.05 Pacific NW nq nq nq Malt Minneapolis nq nq nq
18.16 18.53 17.50 Velva, N.D.
West Fargo 19.05 19.35 17.65
Confections Red River Commodities
South Dakota: no test. Billings, MT: 83 lbs 145.00.
Direct Trading: (lambs fob with 3-4 percent shrink or equivalent)
2600: Slaughter Lambs shorn and wooled 131-171 lbs 137.00178.00 (wtd avg 156.95). Slaughter Ewes: Billings, MT: Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 39.00-46.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 40.00-44.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 46.00-49.00; Cull 1 48.00-52.00. So Dakota: (fleshy)
Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 35.00-61.00; Good 2-3
40.00-54.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 31.00-42.00; Cull 1 20.00-27.00. Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2: Billings: 80-90
60-70 lbs 176.00-201.00; 70-80 lbs 190.00-195.00; lbs 172.00-191.00; 90-100 lbs 160.00-173.00, few
180.00; 102 lbs 171.00. So Dakota: 183.00-
45 lbs 250.00; 50-60 lbs 190.00-198.00; 60-70 lbs
192.00; 70-80 lbs 182.00-190.00; 80-90 lbs 182.00186.00; 100-110 lbs 155.00-168.00. Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2: Billings:
Week June 5 ago
Pintos NE Colorado Idaho E Wyo/W Neb ND/Minn. Washington N Wyo/SC Mont
21.00 21.00 28.00 21.00 21.00 na 21.00 21.00 28.00 21.00 20.00 27.00 21.00 21.00 28.00 na na na
Great Northerns Neb/Wyo ND Idaho
21.00 21.00 28.00 na na na na na na
ewe lambs 112 lbs 175.00 cwt; baby tooth 135-155 lbs 63.00-80.00 cwt; solid mouth 110-180 lbs 50.00-61.50 cwt, thin 41.00-50.00 cwt.
So Dakota: baby tooth 165 lbs 135.00 per head; ewes and lambs 155.00
VOLUME BY STATE OF DESTINATION: Iowa 74.9%,
National Weekly Lamb Carcass LAST WEEK: 50,876
VOLUME BY STATE OR PROVINCE OF ORIGIN:
Hog summary RECEIPTS THIS WEEK: 85,633 YEAR: 73,485
Week Year Fri ago ago
Choice and Prime 1-4: Weight 45 lbs down
Price not reported due to confidentiality
Price not reported due to confidentiality
Price not reported due to confidentiality
Price not reported due to confidentiality
Price not reported due to confidentiality
85 lbs up
Price not reported due to confidentiality
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date totaled 40,000 compared with 30,000 last week and 37,000 last year.
Small whites Idaho/Wash
na na na
Light red kidneys Colo/Neb Michigan Wis/Minn
35.00 35.00 33.00 na na na 33.00 33.00 33.00
Dark red kidneys Minn/Wis
Pinks Idaho/Wash ND/Minn
na na na na na na
Idaho/Wash Michigan ND/Minn.
28.00 28.00 na na na na na na na
Blacks Michigan ND/Minn.
28.00 28.00 na 25.00 25.00 27.00
Pea Beans Michigan ND/Minn.
27.00 27.00 na 24.00 24.00 27.00
Garbanzo Wash/Idaho ND/Mont
35.00 35.00 36.00 45.00 45.00 45.00
Peas & lentils Idaho/Wash Green (whole vine) 11.50 Green (upright) na Yellow (whole) na Aust. Winter na Lentils (Pardina) 28.00 Lentils (Brewers) 31.00 North Dakota Green (whole) 10.00 Yellow (whole) 9.00 Lentils (richlea) 18.00
11.50 na na na 28.00 31.00 10.00 9.00 19.00
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10.50 na na na 25.00 27.00 9.58 7.50 17.00
MARKETS Potatoes UNITED STATES—-Shipments (not including imports) 1818-1761*1692—-The top shipping states, in order, were Idaho, San Luis Valley Colorado, Kern California, Columbia Basin Washington, and Florida. The Market News Service survey of over 30,000 retail stores had 13,848 ads for potatoes last week, which is a 5 percent decrease from last week?s ads of 14,453. *revised. UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO—-Shipments 750-697-708(includes exports of 8-2312) —-Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices carton 40-80s higher, others generally unchanged. Russet Burbank U.S. One baled 10-5 pound film bags non size A mostly 5.50; 50-pound cartons 40-50s mostly 12.00, 60-70s mostly 14.00, 80s mostly 13.00-14.00, 90s mostly 11.00, 100s mostly 10.00. SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLORADO—-Shipments 224-237-210 (including exports 22-19-17) —-Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices bales, carton 40-90s higher, others generally unchanged. Russet U.S. One baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly 8.50-9.50, 50-pound cartons 40s mostly 15.00, 50s mostly 15.00, 60s mostly 15.00, 70s mostly 15.00, 80s mostly 13.00-13.50, 90s mostly 12.00, 100s 12.00. U.S. Commercial bulk per cwt mostly 10.50; Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-pound film bags size A 10.00-12.00, Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-pound film bags size A 14.00- 15.00. KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA—-Shipments 111-117-194(includes exports of 3-23)—-Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Round Red U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A mostly 10.00, size B mostly 16.00; Long White U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A mostly 20.00, size B mostly 13.00; Yellow Type U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A mostly 18.00- 20.00, size B 13.00-14.00. COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON—-Shipments 167-182142 (includes export of 41-47-41) —-Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading carton 50s-80s fairly active, others moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-pound film bags non size A mostly 6.00, 50-pound cartons 40s mostly 9.00, 50s-70s mostly 13.00-14.00, 80s 10.50-12.00, 90s mostly 9.50-10.00, 100s mostly 9.00-9.50. FLORIDA—-Shipments 172-177-136—-Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading Round Red Creamers fairly active at slightly lower prices, others fairly active. Prices Round White size A and Round Red size A and size b higher, Round Red Creamers slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Round Red U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A 10.25-11.50, size B 17.50-19.50, Creamers 3/4-1 5/8? mostly 35.75-40.75, 50-pound sacks size A 8.50-9.75, size B mostly 15.75-17.75. Round White U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A mostly 20.50-22.50, size B mostly 16.50, 50-pound sacks size A mostly 18.75-20.75, size B
mostly 14.75. Yellow Type U.S. One 50-pound cartons size A 18.50-22.50, size B mostly 14.50, Creamers 3/4-1 5/8? mostly 45.75, 50- pound sacks size A 16.75-20.75, size B mostly 12.75. CENTRAL WISCONSIN—Shipments 84-93-75—-Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Cartons 40s-80s active, others fairly slow. Prices Cartons 40s-80s higher, others generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly 10.00-10.50, 50-pound carton 40s- 70s mostly 17.50, 80s mostly 14.00-16.00, 90s mostly 11.50-13.00, 100s mostly 11.00-12.00. MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) —-Shipments 76-69*-60—- Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-pound bales mostly 7.00- 7.50, 50-pound cartons size A mostly 7.00-7.50, 2000-pound totes size A mostly 8.00-9.00. *revised MICHIGAN—-Shipments 50-54-39—-Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices unchanged. U.S. One size A Russet Norkotah and Goldrush baled 10 5-pound film bags mostly 10.00-12.00, baled 5 10-pound film bags mostly 10.00, 10 pound film bags loose 1.70-2.00. ARIZONA—-31-32-33——Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. KLAMATH BASIN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT—-Shipments 27-33-18—-Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.
Potatoes for processing WISCONSIN—-Shipments to Chippers 235-253-257—-Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market. FLORIDA—-Shipments to Chippers 203-235-244—-Movement expected to increase seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market. AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE—-Shipments to Chippers 86-80*-62—-Movement expected about the same. Too few open market sales to establish a market. *revised. MICHIGAN—-Shipments to Chippers 111-85*-60—-Movement expected to decrease seasonally as many growers nearly finished for the season. Too few open market sales to establish a market. *revised. MINNESOTANORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) —-Shipments to Chippers 33-28-42—-Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market. WESTERN & CENTRAL NEW YORK—-Shipments to Chippers 27-29-20—Movement expected to decrease seasonally with supplies in very few hands. Too few open market sales to establish a market. LAST REPORT. ELIZABETH CITY DISTRICT, NORTH CAROLINA—-Most processors estimate reportable movement the week ending June 09. Currently, no F.O.B. is being issued.
Grass – small squares
Rock Valley, Iowa
Week June 08
Alfalfa – large squares
145.00-152.50 157.50-160.00 Utility
Grass – large squares
Grass – large rounds
Alfalfa – large rounds
Utility 95.00-105.00 112.50
Alfalfa/Grass – large rounds
Bedding – large squares
Alfalfa/Grass – large squares Fair
Bedding – large rounds
Per ton na 130.00
Alfalfa/Grass – small squares
Cornstalks – large rounds
Best looking corn crop in years The weekly Crop Progress and Conditions report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture showed that the U.S. corn crop is in very good shape in the early going. Seventy eight percent of the crop is rated good or excellent, and just three percent falls in the poor or very poor condition category. The impact of this (along with improved precipitation expectations and lower temperatures in the forecast) are being witnessed in the market. Prices have fallen 35 cents on the December futures contract from the high in late May. But does it matter? Of course, a more highly rated crop tends to see a better yield, but the correlation is not a strong one. Weather during the key pollination window in July is often a better determining factor for eventual yield. Early good ratings can quickly give way to a poor crop if the weather does not cooperate during the hotter summer months.
Wheat Kansas and Chicago wheat prices continue to make a volatile climb higher. The Minneapolis market has been resisting any push higher as
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last year’s premium over the other wheat classes is simply being whittled away. The forces pushing Kansas City and Chicago higher began with drought conditions in the U.S. Plains. Many areas remain dry, but some improvements have taken place. More recently, weather concerns in the Black Sea region are lending support. These factors have provided a generally strengthening market, but the dayto-day moves are large and include plenty of drops, as well. Canada’s crops got in the ground, and though dry and hot weather were the story for the spring, improvements promise to aid the early summer’s development.
Durum The durum market remains depressed as
strong supplies of old crop are keeping a lid on prices. The U.S. Department of Agriculture showed 66 percent of the crop rated good or excellent and just two percent rated poor.
Canola Canola prices have fallen this week, trading in sympathy with the U.S. soybean oil market. For the bears, weather has improved in Canada. The increased rainfall helped ease fears of a crop shortfall. Additionally, soybean oil markets have been on the defensive. Finally, fears of trade disruptions between the U.S. and Canada make for potentially reduced demand. But all is not pointing to lower prices. The Canadian dollar was weaker this week, limiting major downside. Also, Strategie Grains reduced their expectations for European rapeseed output.
Peas and lentils Pulse plantings have basically been completed in the U.S. and Canada. Dry and hot conditions allowed farmers to get their crops in the ground. Recent rains provided some relief for the short soil moisture, and temperatures are expected to drop to normal in the weeks ahead.
Mustard seed markets are making the transition to new crop fundamental drivers. Planting is nearly complete in Canada, with Saskatchewan reporting 92 percent completion compared to the average pace of 71 percent. This rapid planting has been allowed by dry conditions — a blessing in the short term for farmers but a concern for overall crop development. However, recent rainfall in many areas and a drop to more normal temperatures have alleviated fears of crop production shortfalls.
Barley The barley crop in the U.S. is planted (technically at 97 percent completion). Much of the crop has emerged, and it is in very good shape. The weekly Crop Progress and Conditions report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture showed 79 percent of the crop rated good/ excellent. This is a huge improvement from the previous week’s 69 percent and in line with last year’s crop.
Favorable growing conditions affect markets Wheat
The wheat market experienced very choppy trade this past week with Kansas City contracts taking a 20 cent hit in June 4 trade. All contracts recovered for the week but would typically open strong daily only to fade and close near the lower end of the daily trading ranges. The first spring wheat condition ratings for 2018 have 70 percent of the crop rated good to excellent, 26 percent fair and only 4 percent poor to very poor. Spring wheat emergence is at 81 percent, compared to 82 percent for the five-year average. Winter wheat condition ratings declined 1 percent to 37 percent good to excellent, 28 percent fair and 35 percent poor to very poor. Eighty three percent of the crop is headed, which is right at the five-year average. Harvest has started in the southern plains, with 5 percent of the winter wheat crop harvested compared to 4 percent average. The U.S. dollar was roughly 70 cents lower on the week and the Russian Ruble has been rangebound since April 11. The big problem, though, is that Black Sea Region wheat prices are still $30 to $40 per metric ton cheaper than U.S. ports based on currency exchange. So the U.S. dollar’s recent run up since April 17 is having negative consequences on export activity. Combines will be telling the story in the next few weeks in Kansas. Yields may not be as good as some early initial reports out of Oklahoma. Abandonment acres will also be a big question. We will see if next Tuesday’s U.S. Department of AGriculture report alludes to that or not. Overall, though, it appears that poor export numbers will be increasing ending U.S. stocks. Private analysts are estimating 15 percent of the Russian winter wheat belt in extreme dry conditions and about 30 percent deficient on moisture. There are current estimates for around a 5 percent below normal crop. The Russian northern spring wheat belt has received about twice the normal amount of rainfall, which points to a 2-5 percent decrease in yields from normal in early estimates. These early estimates point to around a 68-70 million metric ton crop versus the record 85 million metric ton crop last year. China National Grain and Oils Information Center estimates Chinese wheat production at 126.7 million metric tons, the lowest in four years. Weekly export sales for all wheat totaled 9 million bushels with a 700,000 bushel cancellation for the 2017-18 marketing year. This puts total marketing year sales at 872 million bushels, 16 percent below the previous marketing year. For the week ending June 7, July contracts for Minneapolis wheat were down 6.5 cents at $5.975, up 3.5 cents at $5.2675 for Chicago wheat and up 3.75 cents at $5.445 for Kansas City wheat.
180 bushel per acre crop is already guaranteed as we are just starting the June month. It is amazing how the six-to-10-day and eight-to14-day forecasts can change so fast and affect these markets. At the beginning of the week the extended forecast models showed hot and dry the next two weeks across the majority of the Midwest. On Wednesday it switched to showing mostly normal to below normal temperatures with an above average chances for moisture. The trade puts a lot of stock in these extended forecasts this time of year, even though forecasts that far out have conflicting weather models. If this forecast holds true though, it is negative the markets as this crop continues to look really good and it would be without many threats in the near future. It is still early in the growing year so anything can happen, but right now this market needs adversity to push these longs to add more positions and not liquidate them instead. Corn doesn’t need a ton of rain to get off to a fast start this time of year; 90-degree days do that. What will be important is when we get to mid-June and beyond to see if we can get constant rains. Corn closed back below the support of $4.0225. The lowest moving average is the 200 day moving average, which is next support at $3.98. The trade could be searching to bring it down to major support down at $3.925 to $3.95. December corn made new contract highs on May 24 that were also seen last July at $4.295, which is new resistance. Corn crop condition ratings are at 78 percent good to excellent versus 79 percent last week. The rest of the crop is at 19 percent fair and 3 percent poor to very poor. Average trade estimates were for 79 percent good to excellent ratings. These early crop conditions show that there is the potential for high yields in corn if we get the rainfall this year. Corn planting progress as of June 3 showed corn was 97 percent planted versus 95 percent last year and 95 percent for the five-year average. Last week, U.S. farmers were 92 percent planted. This was right at trade estimates. As of June 3, corn was 86 percent emerged versus 84 percent last year and 83 percent for the five-year average. For the week ending June 7, July corn was down 15.25 cents and December corn was 15 cents lower.
After making new highs a couple weeks ago, corn has turned negative, and selling pressure has pushed December corn back below the $4 mark to begin the month of June. Corn futures traded to higher highs and lower lows than the previous trading day on June 7, a technical reversal. Corn futures are trading back to lows last seen on April 4, the day China first announced retaliatory tariffs against the US. The trade seems to be acting like summer is over already and a
Soybeans continue their downward slide and have seen a dip of 65 cents the last eight trading sessions. There continues to be a lack of news from the U.S./China trade talks, and no news is not good news when it comes to these trade negotiations. Pressure also continues to come from a lack of progress in trade negotiation talks with our other biggest trading partners. Export sales this week were very disappointing, a casualty from the ongoing tariff threats. The monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report
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on June 12 could show lower export numbers ending stocks in this report due to these trade issues. This year’s U.S. crop has gotten off to a great start, and it seems the trade is saying that it needs some solid news that we are not going to see another record crop this fall. There is a lot of summer left for the weather patterns to change, but for now the weather is cooperating after a late start to the spring. The extended forecast is now showing below normal temperatures and above normal chances of precipitation in the eight-to-14-day forecast across the Midwest. This comes after just two days after it showed extreme heat and no moisture in this same outlook report on June 4. If that weather pattern transpires, it will continue to support crop development. The funds and analysts trade these extended weather reports, so it could make for a very volatile and interesting summer. The funds need a reason to add to their heavy net long positions. For the first soybean crop condition ratings of the year on June 4, soybeans were at 75 percent good to excellent, 21 percent fair and 4 percent poor to very poor. Average trade estimates were for 74 percent good to excellent ratings. Soybean plantings were well ahead of pace, and as of June 3, soybeans were 87 percent planted versus 81 percent last year and 75 percent for the five-year average. Estimates were for close to 90 percent to be planted. As of May 24, soybeans were 68 percent emerged versus 55 percent last year and 52 percent for the five-year average. Old crop soybean futures dipped below $10 for the first time since May 18. Support for November soybeans at $10.10 and then the 200day moving average at $10.07. November soybean resistance is still the April 2 high of $10.60, and if we break that it is the Jan. 16 high of $10.80. For the week ending June 7, July soybeans were down 47 cents and November soybeans were 43 cents lower.
Canola For the week ending June 7, November canola futures in Winnipeg were down $9.60 at $513.40 Canadian per metric ton. The Canadian dollar was down .0005 to .7707. This brings the U.S. price to $17.95 per hundredweight. ► Velva, N.D., at $18.18 per hundredweight, September at $17.07. ► Enderlin, N.D., at $19.13 per hundredweight, September at $17.66. ► Hallock, Minn., at $18.37 per hundredweight, September at $17.29. ► Fargo, N.D., at $19.20 per hundredweight, September at $17.85.
Barley Cash feed barley bids in Minneapolis were at $2.85, while malting barley received no quote. Berthold, N.D., bid is $2.60 and CHS Southwest New Salem, N.D., bid is $3.
Durum Cash bids for milling quality durum are $6 in Berthold and at $5.75 in Dickinson, N.D.
Sunflower Cash sunflower bids in Fargo were at $18.15 and at $18.75 for October. For the week ending June 7, soybean oil was down 58 cents at $30.65 on the July contract. Monday, June 11, 2018 / AGWEEK B27
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