March 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am America/Chicago Timezone


Owen Bennett Dairy

5871 Southwest Rd.

Platteville, WI.

LOCATION:  1 Mile South of Platteville on State Hwy 151 to Southwest Rd; Then North ¼ mile to Farm.

Two Days   –

 Thursday March 21st  & Thursday April 4th, AT

10:00 AM Both Days

Note: Owen has decided to retire from the dairy business and will be selling his excellent herd of dairy cattle as well as his dairy related machinery.  Cows and Bred Heifers 6+ Months will be sold on Thursday March 21st.  Open & short bred heifers, feed & machinery will be sold Thursday April 4th.  146 Acre Dairy farm will be offered at auction on Tuesday April 2nd.Online bidding will be available on machinery.  Pictures at www.gavinbros.com.  For further information contact:  Owen @ (608) 732-3188.

Sold Thursday March 21st @ 10:00AM

270 HEAD OF HIGH GRADE HOLSTEIN  DAIRY CATTLE:  230 Cow. 40-Bred Heifers, 6 mos to close springers.  Cattle can all be identified to sires.  The herd has been on a DHI-AP testing program for many years.  The RHA is 26,380M  962F  804P.  The herd is averaging 76.7 lbs.  SCC has consistently been in 100 to 150.  Herd is on a weekly herd health program with Platteville Vet Clinic.  A monthly hoof trimming program.  This is a young herd with many 1st and 2nd lactation cows.  Cattle are milked in a parlor and housed in sand bedded free stalls.  Select Sires and ABS Breeding has been used.  Cattle are in good condition and show good size and type.  If you are in need of cattle be sure to attend the Bennett Dairy complete dispersal.


SOLD on Thursday, April 4th @ 10:00 AM

180 HEAD OF HIGH GRADE HOLSTEIN DAIRY HEIFERS:  40 Bred Heifers from just bred to 5 mos; 140 Heifers from calves to breeding age.  Cattle can all be identified to sires. A good selection of quality heifers.   

Cattle Related Equipment:  59 Calf-tel calf huts; 10-Poly dome calf huts; 2-Polydome calf warmers; calf jackets & bottles; Bulk feed bins, 3-1 ton, 2- 2 ton & 1- 3ton; 2- 3,000 gal liquid tanks; 2-500gal liquid tanks; GEA UV Pure milk purifier sanitizer; SI feeder;

Feed: 3- 9’x300’ bags of corn silage; 10’x200’ bag of Rye; 600+ Round Bales of corn fodder; approx. 175 wrapped big square bales of 3rd crop hay; 300+ wrapped round bales of 2nd, 3rd & 4th crop hay.

Tractors & Skidsteers: 2015 New Holland T6.175 Tractor, MFWD, power shift, rear wheel weights, 2,400 hours; 2015 John Deere 320E skidsteer, CHA, hand/foot controls, 5,750 hrs (s/n 1T0320EBHFJ277243); John Deere 320E skidsteer CHA, hand/food controls, 2 speed, 3,500 hrs, (s/n 1T0320EBCEJ272156); rubber tire scraper; pallet forks; sand shooter; 2000 Chevy 1500 truck, single cab, 4×4, gas, 155,000 miles;

Farm Machinery: 2016 Kuhn Knight SLC 132 Pro Twin Slinger Spreader; 2016 Patz 1200 Series, 500 TMR, LH discharge, w/ digi-star scale; Ag Bagger G-6000 9’ bagger;  500 gal. fuel tank w/elec pump; Rhino 184 3pt brush hog; 2-Kuhn Knight Slinger spreaders for parts;  

Leon Lied Machinery Sold on April 4th: Note: Leon is discontinuing his Grain Farming Operation. Questions call Leon @ (608) 642-0442.

Tractors & Combine: John Deere 7430 Premium Tractor, MFWD, 8,570 hours, CHA, quad range PS, 3 remotes, 12 suite case weights, (s/n RW7430H020673); John Deere 4955 MFWD tractor, approx. 7,000 hours, CHA, duals, 4 remotes, 20 suite case weights, 15 speed PS; John Deere 9650 STS combine, RWA, bin ext, ag leader Integra monitor, 4823 engine hrs, 3210 sep hrs; JD 635F Hydra Flex 35’ grain table (s/n H00635F711089); JD 622F Hydra Flex grain table (s/n H00622F710544); JD 893 8 row corn head poly; JD 693 6 row corn head poly; 2-EZ trail 672 head cart;

Farm Machinery: Kinze 3500 8/15 split planter, ag leader Integra monitor, individual row shut off (s/n 901893); John Deere 1750 Conservation Max-Emerge plus 6RN corn planter, vacuum, dry fert, w/JD 350 monitor; John Deere 459 Silage Special round baler, net wrap approx. 2,500 bales; JD 726 26’ Soil finisher, walking tandems; Brillion 9 shank stretch frame soil saver, walking tandems; Kinze 840 grain cart w/tarp; EZ Trail 300 gravity box & fert auger; 500 gal. fuel barrel w/fill rite 20gpm pump; Gehl 1060 chopper w/hay head & 2row corn; 3-Miller Pro 4100 16’ chopper boxes w/tandem gears; JD 825 8 row 3pt cultivator; 3-agri speed hitches; 4-Ton bulk feed bin;

Trailers: 2017 PJ 30’ goose neck trailer, tandem spread axle w/air ride; 2000 Kiefer Bilt 18’ goose neck cattle trailer;

Real Estate Offered on April 2nd @ 11:00AM

146 Acre Dairy Farm offered in 4 parcels.

Auction will be held at the Belmont Convention Center

(103 W. Mound View Ave, Belmont WI). For more info go to www.gavinbros.com


TERMS: Cash/Good Check, Wire Transfer, Visa/MasterCard w/convenience fee. 

Letter of Credit Must Accompany Checks if unknown to auction Company.


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