High Grade Holstein Dairy Cattle

GAVIN BROS.AUCTIONMarkley Farms Inc. E8210 Elm Rd. Prairie du Sac, WI   53578TUESDAY   DECEMBER 4TH          10:30 AMLOCATION:  2 miles Northeast of Sauk City on Hwy 12 to County Road PF (Midstate Equ…

Begins: 12/04/18 at 10:30 AM EST
Location: E8210 Elm Rd, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578


Markley Farms Inc.

E8210 Elm Rd.

Prairie du Sac, WI   53578

TUESDAY   DECEMBER 4TH          10:30 AM

LOCATION:  2 miles Northeast of Sauk City on Hwy 12 to County Road PF (Midstate Equip) then 8 miles West to Elm Rd, then 2 mile West to farm.

Lunch: Country Gals

Note:  Markley’s are retiring after many successful years in the dairy business.  They are selling their outstanding herd of Holstein dairy cattle.  The Markley Machinery will be sold on December 19th and their Real Estate will be sold at auction in January 2019.  Feed & calf huts will be sold at approx.  1:00 PM



240 Holstein Cows.  80 Holstein Bred Heifers, just bred to springers. 20 Holstein Breeding Size Heifers;   Markey’s have been on a DHI testing program since the 1960’s.  The current RHA is 26,044M 4.05 1055F 3.1 808P.  The November test showed 40 cows milking 100 up to 150 lbs.  81 cows milking 70 to 100lbs.  SCC has consistently been around 200.   90 cows fresh in the last 90 days.  45 dry cows.  Select Sire Breeding and Matting program has been used for many years. Herd health through Sauk Prairie Vet Clinic. Monthly Hoof Trimming Program. This is a very young herd with 175 cows being in their 1st or 2nd lactation.  All cattle can be identified to their sires.  Some of the sires represented in the herd are Guthrie, Gold Chip, G.W. Atwood, Durable, Braxton, Fulton, Gabor and other top Select sires. Cattle show excellent size and dairy type.  An excellent opportunity to purchase the right kind.  Take advantage of 50+ years of artificial breeding and matting.  If you are in the need of Dairy cattle be sure to attend the Markley dispersal—you won’t disappointed. 

Feed: 250 Ton of 2nd Crop and 900 Ton of 3rd crop haylage in bunkers.  Tests will be available.

Calf Hutches: 40 Calf-Tec Calf Hutches, 2 years old.

Cattle info:  Mike Snyder, Baraboo, WI.   608)-963-9308

TERMS: Cash/Good Check.  


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