Thursday, Apr. 30 - FEEDER & REPLACEMENT HEIFER SPECIAL At 1pm we will also be selling: *2004 JD 7220 tractor w/ 740 JD loader 4430 hours, left hand reverser, power quad transmission three point, 3 spoul hydraulics, block heater, 540&1000 pto serial number: RW7220R012852 *1982 JD 4440 tractor w/ JD 158 loader ( very little loader use) 10,000 hrs, always shedded, quadransge transmission 3 spoul hydraulics, 540&1000 pto Don't overlook this tractor because of hours, in mint condtion *2009 NH L180 skid steer, 2400 hours cab heat & air, grapple & bucket attachments *1984 S15 gmc pickup over 200,000 miles (for pictures click on Schnell Auction Service tab)
Tuesday, May 5 - WEIGH UP SPECIAL plus COW-CALF PAIRS PAIRS CONSIGNMENTS 30 F1 Bwf, 2&3yrs, bwf clvs 12 Red&Black, 2yrs, red&black clvs 15 Black&Char, 2yrs, char&blk clvs 15 Black&Bwf, 7-9yrs, blk&bwf clvs 12 Black, 4-10yrs, black clvs 30 Black, S.T., black clvs
FALL CALVING COW CONSIGNMENTS 7 Black, 5-7yrs, bred Angus Aug. 25 9 Black, 2-ST, bred Angus July&Aug. plus More Pairs & Fall calvers by Sale Time
Tuesday, May 5 - ISAAK ANGUS PRODUCTION SALE- 90 bulls, 60 open hfrs 1pm
European Union officials did a good job of creating uncertainty and confusion this week. First, the European Union issued a proposal allowing its member states to opt-out of EU rules on import and use of biotech products.
High-oleic soybeans took a step toward commercialization Friday after the EU approved both Pioneer's Plenish soybean trait and Monsanto's Vistive Gold soybean trait. Monsanto still awaits Chinese approval, but both companies are hoping for commercial launches as early as 2016.
Carried by April storm systems, black cutworm moths are starting to show up in Midwestern fields. Growers should be prepared to scout for cutworm larvae in their newly emerged corn fields in coming weeks.
The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies with drone technology. About one in every six or seven business approvals cites agricultural survey practices as the company's main purpose for wanting to use drones.