May 7, 2019 @ 11:00 am America/Chicago Timezone


Ralph & Maura Thompson

E7698A Briar Bluff Road

Reedsburg, WI   53959


Date:  Tuesday, May 7                                    Time:  11:00 AM

Location:  On the East edge of Reedsburg take Golf Course Road North ½ mile to N. Reedsburg Rd, then East 1 ½ miles to Briar Bluff Rd, then North ¾ mile to farm.

Note:  Ralph has milked cows on this farm for 47 years and has made the decision to retire from farming.  His cattle will be sold May 7 and his excellent line of mostly John Deere equipment will be sold on May 31.  For further information call Ralph @ (608)-415-1105.

Lunch: Country Gals

133 HEAD OF HIGH GRADE HOLSTEIN CATTLE:  80-Holstein Cows.  Several Recently Fresh, 14 springers and balance milking and bred as explained sale day.  Young herd of cows with a lot of 1st and 2nd lactation cows.  The SCC has always been in the 200 range.  Individual milk weights & SCC will be available sale day.  24-Bred heifers (3-close springers, 21 bred 2 to 6 mos), 29-Holstein Heifers calves to yearlings.  Cattle are in good condition.  Cows are milked in a stall barn but are use to free stalls.  Herd is on a herd health program with Sunrise Vet Clinic, Reedsburg.  If you are in need of Cattle be sure to attend the Thompson Complete Dispersal.

OTHER ITEMS:  12-Poly Dome calf Huts, Weaverline 525 feed cart; Weaverline 424 feed cart-parts; other barn/milkhouse supplies.


TRACTORS & SKIDSTEER:  JD 7810 MFWD, CHA, Quad Range, 3 pt, 3 remotes, 6168 hours;   JD 6130D MFWD w/H310 loader CHA, triple hyd, 3pt., 1363 hours; JD 7210 2WD, CHA, 3pt. dual hyd, 6299 hours;  JD 4000D, 3pt., 8223 hours; JD 317 skidsteer, foot controls, 3462 hours; 2 buckets, bale spear, pallet forks; tracks for skidsteer.

FARM MACHINERY:  JD 726 12’ soil finisher, JD 9 shank soil saver, JD 450 12’ grain drill, dd, grass seed; Brillion 10’ cultimulcher w/inboard wheels; 3 sec drag & cart;  JD 1750 6 row Maxi Merge No Till corn planter, dry fert/liquid; 3pt. 250 gallon sprayer w/40’ booms;  New Holland 1431 discbine; New Holland Procart 1225 12 wheel rake; JD 3955 Forage harvestor, 3 years old, JD 2 row corn head, JD 7’ hay pickup; 3-Miller Pro 5200 Chopper boxes w/tandem gears; Badger 2060 blower; Gehl 1580 blower; JD 458SS round baler, net wrap, 1500 bales; JD 327 baler w/kicker; 4-steel bale cages & gears; bale elevator & transport; Patz 800 series 350 portable TMR, 307 hours; H&S GM 170 mixer mill, 3 yrs old; H&S tricycle front feeder wagon; Kuhn Knight 8114 slinger spreader; Gravity Box & 12 ton gear; 3pt. bale mover; flat rack & running gear; 3pt. snowblower; All Purpose elevator; other items. 

TERMS:  Cash or good check. Bank letter of credit must accompany checks if unknown to auction company.  Money transfer.   Machinery items will be available online.


WISCONSIN REGISTERED AUCTIONEERS:  Bob Gavin (#185), Jim Gavin (#2387), Matt Gavin (#2389) 


(WRAC # 274)

296 Main St. Reedsburg – 112 5th Ave. Baraboo

608-524-6416 – 608-356-9437