As we have decided to discontinue the dairy portion of our dairy farming operation, we will sell the following at auction located 1.3 miles northwest of Grey Eagle, MN or 12¾ mile southeast of Long Prairie, MN on MN State Highway #287, then ¼ mile west on County Tar #6 to Farm #28880. Follow the Mid-American Auction Co. signs; roads will be plainly marked.
TUESDAY, JUNE 16,
NOTE: The Rohde family have farmed on this farm since the 1960’s with Jeff and Korinna successfully operating the farm the past 35 years. Upon Jeff and Korinna’s management of the farm, the dairy herd was brought to a whole new level developing this into one of the premiere herds in the Upper Midwest. The Je-Ko Prefix has influenced many progressive herds throughout this area. This herd has produced high quality functional females that will work in any dairy operation. Mid-American Auction Co. is honored to be selected to conduct the Rohde registered holstein dispersion. The Rohde family is very well known in this area with Jeff and Korinna among the most pleasant and accommodating folks you will find in the dairy industry. You will find superior selections from young calves to outstanding milking mature females throughout this herd. Please note that farm equipment and livestock equipment will sell first beginning at 10:30 a.m., with this excellent herd to follow. Prior inspection welcome by appointment. Sale will be held under cover. Thank you!
Bagged Corn Silage
NOTE: Sellers will load following feed at their convenience. Removal of bagged silage 9-1-20.
Approx. 400 Ton of Good 2019 Corn Silage, Chopped with Self-Propelled Forage Harvester with Kernel Processor. Similar corn harvested by the Rohde’s yielded over 200 bu. per acre. Silage is stored in (2) 9 X 250 ft. Ag bags. Analysis: 6.89 Protein, 62.50 Moisture.
Char’s Lunch Wagon
TMR Mixer, New Grooming Chute, Bulk Bins, Barn Cleaner & Livestock Equipment
126 Head of Outstanding Official DHIA Registered Holsteins will Sell Under Cover
NOTE: Mid-American Auction Co. is excited to present the Jeff and Korinna Rohde’s high quality registered Holstein dispersion. The Rohdes have been selectively breeding this outstanding herd for 35 years constantly striving to produce functional females with pedigree and production today’s progressive dairymen and women demand. This herd has been on official testing since 1986 with current official DHIA records indicating a herd average of 2X 25,054 milk, 3.92% 974 fat and 3.04% 779 protein, 88 pound tank average from beautiful udders, SCC currently at an amazing 66,000. Individuals milking up to 140 pounds with 15 averaging over 100 pounds per day. Cows are milked in a tie-stall facility and are let out daily. All cows are accustomed to head locks and free stalls with most cows being switched at various times allowing easy transition to a free stall facility. This herd has been exclusively artificially bred for many years with careful sire selection directed towards feet, legs, overall dairy composition, and of course production. Jeff and Korinna have received 10 Progressive Genetics Herd Awards indicating their direction toward cutting edge genetics. Leading sires and service sires include, but not limited to: Hashtag, Wiggins, Frazzled, Phantom, Zamboni, Huey, Silver, Supersire, Bourbon, Sexed Poole, Sexed Go Fast Red, Sexed Dynamo, and the list goes on. This herd has produced multiple excellent and VG good cows along with notable dams of merit. An aggressive herd health program has been in place for many years with services provided by MN Veterinarian Associates. Complete vaccination program, excellent dry cow program including: J-Vac, Orbeseal and Guardian. Hooves trimmed regularly. The herd has been classified regularly with latest classification finding 4 Excellents, 22 VG and 29 Good Plus cows. BAA is an impressive 106.6. Along with traditional Black & Whites, we offer a good representation of Red & Whites and Red Carriers from young heifers to 4 mature milking cows. If you are in need of hard-to-find, high quality, farm fresh herd replacements of project heifers, we strongly urge you to mark this date on your calendar and make plans today to attend the once-in-a-lifetime Rohde dairy dispersion. To order your catalog, please phone (320) 760-2979 or view online at: www.midamericanauctioninc.com. Thank you!
(65) Fancy, Young, Extremely Well Uddered Cows,
including 3 Red & Whites, 48 are outstanding first and second lactation cows with individuals milking up to 140 pounds per day, 25 fresh since Nov. 1st, 8 due in April, 17 cows and heifers due May and June.
The following are all high quality AI sired heifers out of leading Rohde dams, 14 of the bred and open heifers are 2500 plus GTPI.
(16) Confirmed Bred Heifers, due from sale time on with 3 due by sale date, includes 2 Red & Whites
Gerel 90 Pt. Heisenberg: 3 Yr. Old, due 11-6-20 to Sexed Poole, 2676 GTPI, her dam is Dam of Merit, 5 daughters sell
Crimson: Red & White 86 Pt. Rager Red fresh 4-2-20, her 3 year old record: 2X 23,796 M, 3.5 840 F, 3.2 750 P
Riddle: 90 Pt. Halogen out of 91 Pt. Laurin, fresh 11-21-19, milking 117 lbs. per day
Goldmine: 85 Pt. Bourbon 2 year old due Sept. to Tahiti, milking 81 lbs., her dam is 86 Pt. Silver
87 Pt. Supersire, fresh 11-6-19, due 12-4-20 to Sexed Delta, milking 103 lbs.
Goldfish: Fancy 85 Pt. 3 Yr. Old Silver, she is the dam of the 2018 Dairy Star Christmas Calf, fresh 12-25-19, due 12-12-20 to Sexed Go Fast Red, milking 99 lbs.
(9) Short Bred Heifers that will be PG checked prior to sale
Monarch (pictured): RC Morris out of 92 Pt. Arudolf, fresh December of 2019, due 12-9-20 to Go Fast Red, milking 99 lbs.
Schillview Sandy Glista (pictured below): 92 Pt. Dam of Merit: with 154,084 LT, a true matriarch of the Rohde program, she has several daughters, granddaughters and greatgranddaughters selling
MID-AMERICAN AUCTION CO., INC.
COLS: AL WESSEL - LIC. NO. 77-60 PH. 320-547-2206 (Sale Day: 320-760-2979) KEVIN WINTER - LIC. NO. 77-18 PH. 320-352-3803 (Sale Day: 320-760-1593), AUCTIONEERS STEVE PETERSON, Holstein USA - PH. 218-849-2238
* Show Heifer Incentives * Jeff and Korinna realize the importance our young men and women who will be the next generation to carry on the industry that they love. As an incentive the Rohdes will provide a 10% discount on young heifers purchased on their dispersion that are shown in either the Jr., 4H or FFA expositions this season. Purchasers must simply provide documentation and you will receive your discount.
(36) Outstanding Heifers, from Babies to Breeding Age, includes 2 Red & Whites
Show Prospect Heifers:
Bethany: Fancy June 2019 Tetris, her dam is an 85 Pt. Silver
Cinnamon (pictured): Surely a show stopper, Red & White Diamondback, her dam is 86 Pt. Larson
Gola: 85 Pt.
Jeeves with big records, daughters and granddaughters sell
Jeff with Cancu (pictured): She has several offspring selling including a Fancy 90 pt. Petrone
Jeff & Korinna Rohde,
Skid Loader Attachments
McHale Skid Loader Mounted Hydraulic Bale Splitter, Handles up to 4-Ft. Bales, One Owner, Purchased Unused 12-1-14, (Nice Unit) Bobcat 72 Inch 4 Tine Hydraulic Grapple and Manure Bucket Good Skid Loader Square or Round Bale Fork
10 Ft. Pallet Fork Extensions
Late Model Feed Cart and Bedding Chopper
Weaverline Model 525 Stainless Steel LH Unload Electric Feed Cart, Charger, One Owner Purchased Unused March of 2019
Valmetal Self-Propelled Bedding Chopper, Electric Start, 390 cc Honda Gas Engine, also does large square bales
28880 COUNTY ROAD 6, GREY EAGLE, MN Phone: Jeff (320) 304-3608, Korinna (320) 219-0866 For best results please phone evenings, thanks.
TERMS: CASH or GOOD CHECK. No credit or debit cards. If credit is desired, make arrangements with your credit agent prior to sale. Out of area buyers please have letter of credit. Purchases in excess of $5,000 must be accompanied with a bank letter of credit. Titles on all titled items will be processed once checks have cleared purchaser’s bank. Everything sold as is, no warranties given or implied. Nothing removed until settlement has been made. While we believe everything stated hereon to be correct as to age and description, anything stated day of sale by owners or auctioneers will take precedence over all printed materials. Owners, auctioneers, clerks or their helpers are not responsible for accidents. All information stated hereon is provided by the owner, Mid-American Auction Co., Inc. makes no warranty as to its accuracy.
Penta Model 3020 V8, Vertical Stationary Single Screw TMR Mixer, New Knives 2-25-20, (2) 10 H.P. Electric Motors, Digistar Electronic Scale, Vacon 3-Speed X Series Controls, Electric Over Hydraulic Remote Door Switch, 8 Ft. 18 Inch Double Chain Paddle Conveyor, One Owner Purchased 1-23-12, (Nice Unit)
Unused Heavy-Duty Grooming Chute with Manual Head Gate and 2 Extra Crowding Panels
4 Ton Poly Bulk Feed Bin with Bottom Unload Auger and Motor
2 Ton Poly Bulk Feed Bin with Bottom Slide Discharge 6 Ton Bulk Feed Bin with 6 Inch 20 Ft. Bottom Unload Auger
AP One Ton Bulk Feed Bin with Approx. 20 Ft. 4 Inch Flex Auger and Motor
4 Ton Galvanized Bulk Feed Bin with 4 Inch X 10 Ft. Auger & Motor
(10) Poly Square Calf Huts with Feeders and Pails (8 with Wire Panels) Berg 16 Inch Clock- Wise Barn Cleaner with Head and Motor, Approx 200 Ft. of Chain Several 9 and 10 Ft. Interlocking Corral Panels
11 Ft. X 12 Inch Single Chain Paddle Conveyor with Motor
(2) 48 Inch Alley Fans
(2) 36 Inch Hanging Basket Fans (5) Late Style Swing-In Silo Doors, Approx 20 In. Wide X 28.5 In. High
Calf Puller with OB Chains Approx. 200 Ft. of 16 Inch Gutter Grates in 4 Ft. to 10 Ft. Sections
Millennium 2000 and SC20 Semen Tanks SI 7.5 Ft. Steel Feed Bunk, (Some Bends)
Grain Cleaner & Select Farm Machinery
Farm King Model 856 (8 Inch X 56 Ft.) PTO Auger with Hopper
New Holland Model 256 Parallel Bar Rake
Farm King Grain Cleaner with 11 Ft. Discharge Auger on Transport (2) 8 X 16 Steel Bale Racks (Sides Only)
IH Model 700 7 X 18 Inch On Land Automatic Reset Pull-Type Plow