Ohio Spring Classic Sale Wrap-up

The Ohio Spring Classic Sale was held at the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Wooster, Ohio today, with 128 lots going through the ring, averaging $2119.

Lot 45 was the top seller of the day, consigned by River Valley Farm in Tremont, Ill. River Valley Genie Spice 1664-ET sold to Sam, Angela and George Colpetzer, Greenville, Pa., for $9000.

Lot 19, from Lindsays Pine Hill Jersey Farm, New Waterford, Ohio, was the second high seller. JX Pine Hill Vandrell Lumber {3} brought a selling price of $7500, and sold to ST Genetics.

Lot 18 was the third high selling of the Ohio Spring Classic Sale, from Albright Jerseys LLC, Willard, Ohio. JX AJ Avon 3258 {3} was purchased by ST Genetics for $7200.

Consignors sent cattle from seven different states, for both a tie-up and “commercial” format of the sale combined. Buyers were from 13 different states, from Maine to Oklahoma. Adrie Vanderjagt of Sulphur Springs, Texas was the volume buyer.



Ohio Spring Classic – Photo Album

Sale Order

There was a misprint and Lot 68 is after Lot 65

The Ohio Spring Classic Sale is in Wooster, Ohio this year, at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. The sale will begin at 11:00 a.m. (EDT) with the tie-up portion of the sale, followed by the loose housing cattle. Take a look through the photo album for your favorite consignment, and watch for more pictures and videos to be added.

Ohio Spring Classic Catalog 2017

Fly Sheets


Loose Housing Cows on VIDEO

Loose Housing Bred and Springing Heifers on VIDEO

Loose Housing OPEN Heifers on VIDEO

Photo Album:

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Ameri-Milk Retirement Dispersal

Mr. Don Mielke will be dispersing his herd of deep pedigreed Jerseys, along with a few Holsteins. The catalog is now ONLINE for the Ameri-Milk Jerseys Complete Retirement Dispersal.

Watch / “Follow” the JMS Blog and the JMS Facebook Page for more information / updates / pictures and videos from the farm starting the week of the sale.

Ameri-Milk Catalog

Ohio Spring Classic Sale Catalog Available

The Ohio Spring Classic Sale catalog is now available to view and download online. The sale has moved its location to Wooster, Ohio this year, being held at the Wayne County Fairgrounds on May 29, 2017. The sale, featuring tied-up cattle as well as those in loose housing, will begin at 11:00 a.m. (EDT) and will be broadcast live on JerseyAuctionLive.com.

Ohio Spring Classic Catalog

Stay tuned on the JMS Blog and Facebook page for updates and pictures from the sale during the week of prep before the Memorial Day Jersey tradition.

Wisconsin State Sale – Online Bidding Open

This is a sale entirely on Jerseybid.com, running from May 8 to May 16.

The Wisconsin State Sale is online and open for bidding! Hosted by the JerseyBid.com program, 7 individual and 8 group lots are available for 24/7 bidding.

Bred and springing heifers / milking and dry cows / genomics / production / type – all represented in these consignments from around Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Sale Full Catalog

Bidding will remain open until 12:30 p.m. CDT / 1:30 p.m. EDT on May 16, 2017.
At that time sale close out will occur in Horse Race Style Extended Bidding on www.jerseybid.com.

Almost all lots have pictures or videos accompanying them, or will soon. Visuals can be seen as part of their lot listing. Videos can also seen as part of a “Playlist” on the JMS YouTube Channel!

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Norse Star Jerseys Disperse

The Mike and Merna Fremstad families dispersed their 100 years of Jersey breeding in a two day event at the farms in Westby, Wis. Almost 1125 head of deep pedigrees, type and production went through the sale rings, averaging $1418.

A large crowd of Jersey enthusiasts, Fremstad family and friends filled the tents and logged on the internet to watch a large group of great cattle pass through the ring.

Norse Star Vitality Raven (4563) was the high selling lot of the sale at $6500. The 2016 3rd Place Milking Yearling from the All American Jersey Show sold to Grady Auer of New London, Wis.

**Correction** Second High seller was Norse Star Texas 4764, who was purchased by Haas Acres LLC from Evansville, Wis., for $5500.

The third high selling Jersey was Norse Star Mozart Denali (4418), selling to internet bidder Chad Bohn of Litchfield, Minn., for $5400.


Also selling at the $5000 level was Norse Star Joel 5187, heading to New York for purchaser Jon Prokop.

Over 10 head were auctioned off to new owners for over $3000.

Jersey Marketing Service and the Fremstad families would like to wish everyone good luck with your purchases from the Norse Star Jersey Complete Dispersal. We at JMS would also like to thank the Fremstad family for allowing us to work with you and we wish you all the best as you look to new endeavors, yet continue in the Jersey breed on a smaller setting!