Pitzen Dairy Family Farm Dispersal Auction

Farm Auction in 18455 County Rd. 29, Glenwood Minnesota, United States

30 Thursday
August 30th, 2018 10:00 AM
Mid American Auction Inc.
Phone: (320) 760-2979

Pitzen Dairy Family Farm Dispersal Auction

Farm Auction in 18455 County Rd. 29, Glenwood Minnesota, United States

Thursday at - 30th August , 2018


NOTE:  The Pitzen family has farmed on this farm for three generations beginning family ownership in the early 1930’s. Now after many years of successful farming, Jerry, Jim, and their families have decided to discontinue their farming operation and sell the following at auction. Mid-American Auction Company is honored to be selected to conduct the Pitzen’s outstanding auction. Please note that only listed items will be selling with machinery selling soon after beginning of auction, followed by feed, dairy and livestock equipment, then this very good herd of home-raised dairy cattle selling under cover. Online bidding on major machinery pieces available through Proxibid powered by Mid-American Auction Co. This auction will feature an excellent herd of high producing Holstein cattle as well as a clean line of mostly one owner farm machinery. Please note that only listed items will be selling so please plan on prompt attendance as we will be on farm machinery soon after beginning of auction. If you are in need of good farm fresh dairy cattle or clean, one owner farm machinery, please mark this date on your calendar and make plans to attend this large livestock and farm equipment auction.  Thank you!



Location has been calculated by address and may not be 100% accurate.

Auction Items For Sale

175 Head of Very Good, High Producing Holstein Cattle


(70) Fancy, Young, High Producing Holstein Cows,
80% 1st & 2nd Lactation, (20) Recently Fresh with Several Due in the Next 60 Days


Bred Heifers

(40) Fancy AI Sired and AI Bred Holstein Heifers, (12) will be Fresh by Sale Time, (6) Due Sept. Balance Due Sept. On


Open Heifers & Calves

(17) Fancy Heifers, 8 to 10 Months Old

(12) Heifers, 2 to 6 Months Old

(7) Baby Heifer Calves, with More by Sale Date


Holstein Steers

(18) Holstein Steers, 4 to 10 Months Old

(6) Baby Bull Calves, with More by Sale Date



NOTE:  Most of the following equipment was purchased new from local dealers and has been well maintained.

1997 Massey Ferguson Model 8140 MFWD Diesel Tractor, Dual Door Cab, AC-Heat, 18.4R X 42 Inch Tires, Hub Duals, Dyna Shift, 3 Hydraulic Remotes, 540/1000 PTO, Ser. #F261024, Shows 4038 Hours

1998 White Model 6710 Two-Wheel Drive Diesel Tractor, Cab, Air, Heat, 4-Speed Power Shift, Dual Hydraulic Remotes, 540/1000 PTO, 3-Point, 18.4 X 38 Inch Tires, Shows 5313 Hours, One Owner, Ser. #G38007


Hay & Forage Equipment

2012 New Holland Model BR7090 Specialty Crop Round Baler, Net Wrap and Twine Tie, Extra Sweep Pickup, Ser. #YCN174040, (This baler was purchased new by the Pitzens and has baled approx. 3500 bales - Nice Condition)

MacDon Model R85 13-Ft. Rotary Disc Style Mower Conditioner, One Owner, Machine Ser. #213428, Cutting Head Ser. #213323, (Like New)

Sitrex Magnum Model MK10-12, 12-Wheel Rake on Hydraulic Cart, Ser. #233387, One Owner, (Nice Condition)

Unique New Holland Small Square Bale Loader that is still usable, (Stored Inside)

John Deere #953 Four-Wheel Wagon with Older 16-Ft. Wooden Rack


Planting & Tillage Equipment

White Model 6100 6-Row 30 Inch Vacuum Corn Planter, Dry Fertilizer, Trash Whips, Monitor, One Owner, Ser. #810601

DMI Ecolo-Tiger 527 5-Shank 14-Ft. Disc Ripper, Front Levelers, One Owner, Ser. #120284

White Model 271 18-Ft. Hydraulic Fold Cushion Gang Disc, Dual Wheels, Noble 3 Bar Harrow, One Owner, Ser. #43403, (Nice Condition)


New Idea Uni System

New Idea Model 800C Uni System, Rear Wheel Assist, Cummins Diesel, 28L X 26 Inch Tires, Shows Just 2413 Hours, Ser. #99118, (Nice Condition), This Unit will Sell Complete with Model 839 Picker Unit (Ser. #96439) and 6-Row 30-Inch Corn Head. (The Pitzens picked corn with this unit every year to include in their dairy cow rations.)


Dairy Equipment

Sunset 1250 Gallon Bulk Tank, Automatic Wash, 2 Twin Fan Compressors, Ser. #31648

(6) Universal Milker Claws

Delaval Model VP-78 Vacuum Pump with Reclaimer Tank and Vacuum Controllers

Sta-Rite Receiving Panel with Glass Receiving Jar and Milk Pump


Gravity Boxes, Spreaders & General Farm Machinery

Meyers Model M435 Tandem Axle Manure Spreader, Upper Beater, Hydraulic Endgate, Poly Floor and Sides, 425-65R-22.5 Tires, Double Apron, One Owner, 1000 PTO

Meyers Model M390 Tandem Axle Manure Spreader, Upper Beater, Hyd. Endgate, Poly Floor, 540 PTO

Lorenz Model 100 Grinder Mixer, Long Auger, (Nice Condition)

Hinniker Model 1700 15-Ft. Stalk Chopper, 4 Carrier Wheels, One Owner, Ser. #1735-0158-103, (Nice Condition)

J&M Gravity Box with Extensions on H&S 8 Ton Wagon, Ext. Pole, Flotation Tires, One Owner

(2) Minnesota Model 260 Gravity Boxes on MN 10 Ton Four-Wheel Wagons, Ext. Poles, Flotation Tires, One Owner

Snow-Machines 8-Ft. Double Auger 3-Point Snowblower with Hyd. Spout

My-D-Handy 42-Ft. Crop Elevator with Truck Hopper

Notch 7.5-Ft. Quick Tach Manure Bucket with 6 Tine Hydraulic Grapple, fits John Deere H 310 Loader, (Like New)


Cob Corn & Hay

Approx. 2000 Bushels of 2016 & 2017 Cob Corn, Stored in 5 Ft. Wide X 16 Ft. High Crib

Approx. (55) 3x3x8 Square Bales of 2nd Crop Dairy Quality Alfalfa, RFV 136, Protein 20%, Moisture 15%

Also: Possibly Some 3rd Cutting 3x3x8 Bales, depending on weather and conditions, (Any newly baled hay will be tested prior to auction)


Feed Mill Truck & Trailer

Champion Truck Mounted 2 Ton +/- Feed Grinder/Mixer Mounted on 1966 Chevrolet C60 Two-Ton Truck, 350 V8, 4 Speed

Shop Built 100 Inches Wide X 30 Ft. Pull-Type Flat Bed Trailer, 4 Trailer House Axles, Ball Hitch, No Title, (Farm Use)

1963 Chevrolet C 60 Two-Ton Truck with 8 Ft. X 18 Ft. Steel Flat Bed, 5x2, Gas V8, (Not Running)


Tricycle Feeders & Livestock Equipment

(3) Notch 20-Ft. Tricycle Front Bunk Feeder Wagons

Misc. Farm Gates

Railroad Ties

Wire Cattle Panels


Miscellaneous Items

Electric Welder

1100 Gal. Poly Nurse Tank

Misc. Hand Tools

Wooden Ladder

Iron Rack with Iron

Standing Drill Press

2 Cylinder 3 Phase Nitrogen Pump for Irrigation System

Remington 175,000 BTU Space Heater

Acetylene Torch Set with Cart, (No Tanks)


Misc. Bolts and Related Items


Child’s Play House

6 Ft. X 8 Ft. Play House with Floor and Windows