Auction Information

Date & Time

  Tuesday, October 8, 2019@ 11am 

Location

  353 Rt 2, South Hero, VT 05846  

Directions

Take 89 in Milton to Exit 17, take Rt 2 west for 8 miles to South Hero. Auction is on the left. 

WATCH FOR AUCTION SIGNS!!

Auction Details

  

Islandacres Farm Dairy Dispersal

  

Due to discontinuing dairy farming we have been commissioned to sell all the dairy cattle belonging to Steve, Kelly and Patrick Robinson. 

  

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019@ 11am 

Location: 353 Rt 2, South Hero, VT 05846
Directions: Take 89 in Milton to Exit 17, take Rt 2 west for 8 miles to South Hero. Auction is on the left. WATCH FOR AUCTION SIGNS!!

  

137 head of tie stall & loose housing 

Holsteins, Jerseys & Crosses consisting of:

  

70 Mature Cows:


  •  20 fresh within 60 days
  •  4 due Oct, 8 due Nov, 6 due Dec, 4 due Jan and
  •  the balance throughout the year 
  •  47 1st & 2nd calf heifers, 
  • 11 3rd calf heifers and the balance 4th and 5th
  • 46 holsteins, 8 jerseys and 16 crosses

  

66 Heifers:


  •  25 running with jersey bull (15 holsteins, 5 jerseys and 5 crosses) Many are bred some starting to show
  •  11 ready to breed (5 holsteins, 5 jerseys and 1 cross)
  •  9 heifers 9 mos – 1 yr (7 holsteins and 2 jerseys)
  •  13 heifers 3 mos – 8 mos (7 holsteins, 3 jerseys and 3 crosses)
  •  8 started calves (3 holsteins, 3 jerseys and 2 crosses)
  •  1 jersey bull

  

The herd is averaging 47lb+ of milk per cow with a 4.2 butter fat and a 

3.3 protein test. SCC 130,000. Herd will be preg checked and inoculated prior to day of auction.The heifers are raised from tied to loose housing and back to tie stall. Cows are haylage and pasture fed and very little grain.

  

Auctioneer Comments:

38 consecutive quality awards have been presented.
This fine, young herd has great potential with over 40 years of genetics breeding. Great udders and feet and would make great replacements! 


  

Sale Managed by Wright’s Auction Service, Newport, VT.
AUCTIONEER: RON WRIGHT | P 802.334.6115 | F 802.334.1591
 Owners: Steve, Kelly or Patrick (802) 372-4702
Ringmen: Roland Ayer 802-343-3750 & Ron Allen 802-345-5191
Terms: Cash or good check w/ID. Purchases will not be released until paid in full. For buyers unknown to management, they must provide a letter of credit
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Auction Location

353 US Route 2, South Hero, Vermont 05486, United States

(802) 334-6115

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