Woodstock Dairy Reduction Sale Wrap-Up

The Woodstock Dairy Reduction Sale was held in Janesville, Wis., on Friday, May 18, 2018. A cross-section of the herd’s milking and dry cows, in addition to bred heifers and a few younger calves sold. The Wayne Woods family, currently of Iola, Wis., will be moving west as they begin new endeavors.  Hoard’s Dairyman, Fort Atkinson, Wis., was a guest consignor, with 15 head of bred heifers. A total of 131 head moved across the auction block, averaging $1112.

Fourteen different buyers took home Woodstock and Hoards genetics to add to their herds, hailing from Wisconsin, California, Iowa, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Top selling lots where 1560 and 1622, both for $1700. Lot 1560 was Woodstock Persevere JH Maid, selling to Hass Acres LLC of Evansville, Wis. Lot 1622, Woodstock Santana Pa Missoula, sold to Emma Buetel, Brodhead, Wis.

1560 – One of the top selling lots in the Woodstock Dairy Reduction Sale
1622 was the second of the high selling lots at the Woodstock Reduction Sale

Tying for second top seller was 1106 and 1595, at $1650. Hass Acres LLC was the buyer of Lot 1106, Woodstock Jacinto Maid 1106-ET, and Junction Jerseys LLC, Hatley, Wis., purchased Lot 1595, Woodstock Amazing MJ Leslie.

1595 (left) was one of the second high selling lots of the Woodstock Reduction Sale

JMS wishes the Woods family all the best as they pack, move, and settle in at their new west coast locations, and we thank the buyers and bidders at the sale for their support of the Woodstock herd.

WOODSTOCK JERSEY REDUCTION SALE – IN PICTURES

The Woodstock Reduction Sale will be held at the Rock County Fairgrounds, Janesville, Wis., on May 18, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. **Cattle will be available to view at the Fairgrounds the morning of the sale ONLY**

The online catalog is now available. The PDF version can be seen here…Woodstock Catalog

Added pictures:

PICTURE GALLERY OF WOODSTOCK CONSIGNMENTS (not a conclusive batch)

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GUEST CONSIGNOR : HOARDS DAIRYMAN (a partial representation)

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Live online bidding will not be available, but members of the sale staff will be happy to take your phone bids in confidence. Watch the JMS Blog, emails and Facebook page for pictures of sale consignments throughout next week!

Woodstock Reduction Sale

The Woodstock Reduction Sale will be held at the Rock County Fairgrounds, Janesville, Wis., on May 18, 2018, at 12:00 p.m.

The online catalog is now available. Any print catalogs are by request only, please call or email the office or a member of the sale staff.

The PDF version can be seen here…Woodstock Catalog

 

Live online bidding will not be available, but members of the sale staff will be happy to take your phone bids in confidence. Watch the JMS Blog, emails and Facebook page for pictures of sale consignments throughout next week!

Pictures of Woodstock matriarchs who have and continue to influence the herd will be added momentarily! Check back!

We wish Wayne, Lori, Austin and the entire Woods family the best of luck as they embark on their new endeavors in the dairy industry!

ANNOUNCING…The Woodstock Reduction Sale

JMS announces that it will be working with Woodstock Dairy to reduce their herd by 70 cows and 40 heifers on May 18, 2018 in Janesville, Wis. The sale will be held at the Rock County Fairgrounds.

At this time, the live bidding service of JerseyAuctionLive.com is NOT in the plan, so mark your calendars to attend on FRIDAY, MAY 18!

Watch for more information and the catalog as time draws closer. The sale ad, as published in the Jersey Journal is as follows…

Woodstock Reduction Sale (PDF Version)

Ameri-Milk Completes Herd Dispersal

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Don Mielke’s Ameri-Milk Jerseys (and some Holstein cows) held a complete “retirement” dispersal today, at the farm in Menasha, Wis. A light breeze with plenty of sunshine had the large crowd in great spirits as they gathered to support years of great breeding. 42 different buyers from nine different states purchased cattle, semen and/or equipment at today’s event, dispersing Don’s deep pedigreed herd across the mid-west region.

Cattle numbered 96 lots, for a $1531.51 average. With semen lots and equipment lots added to the sale equal a total of 115 lots with a $1359.

Lot 320 – JX Ameri-Milk Grabmycup Georgett320 {6}-ET – sold for $8400 to D&D Jerseys, Newton, Wis.

Lot 311 – JX Ameri-Milk Eusi Twinkle-311 {5} – sold for $5000 to Jason and Leah James, Mineral Point, Wis.

Lot 268 – Ameri-Milk Apple Paisley 268 – sold for $3900 to Gary Schwefel, Fond du Lac, Wis.

Lot 273 – JX Ameri-Milk Texas Tribute 273 {4} – sold to Ryan Gartman, Cedar Grove, Wis., for $3550

Lot 209 – Ameri-Milk Sam Atta-209 – sold for $3350 to Jason Cast, Beaver Crossing, Neb.

Lot 245 – Ameri-Milk Crit Victoria 245-P – sold for $3300 to David Wagner, Maribel, Wis.

Lot 32 – Lost-Elm TBone Eryn – sold for $3000 to Brianna Glaeser, Valders, Wis.

Don and his family, as well as Jersey Marketing Service, wish all the buyers great luck with their new purchases and thank all those who supported the sale today.

 

Ameri-Milk Complete Dispersal – Updates and Equipment pictures

Don Mielke will be retiring with this complete dispersal of his Ameri-Milk Jersey herd, so some semen and equipment will be up for sale, as well as the cattle.

LIST OF EQUIPMENT AND SEMEN AMERI-MILK DISPERSAL

Ameri-Milk Dispersal Catalog

Ameri-Milk Sale Flysheet – 243

AMERI-MILK DISPERSAL BREEDING UPDATES

A list of equipment selling: (there may be updates / additions / changes to this list prior to the sale)

  • 300 feet of 2.5 inch, stainless steel, pipeline
  • Surge Vacuum Pump
  • 1250 gallon (late model) DariKook bulk tank
  • MVE SC 4/2V vapor tank with shipping crate
  • semen (inventory to be updated Friday)

Pictures of some of the equipment

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Surge Vacuum Pump