Cheffins, will host a major online timed sale of over 100 items of second-hand agricultural machinery on behalf of JL Carter & Sons from Knutsford, Cheshire.
Taking place between the 21st January and 27th January, the auction will include well-maintained tractors, a self-propelled sprayer, harvesters, vehicles potato growing and harvesting machinery and implements. Cheffins will be hosting a viewing day on site at the farm in Allostock with strict social-distancing measures in place.
Amongst the tractors on offer highlights include a 2017 John Deere 6215R tractor with 2,311 hours on the clock with an estimate of £70,000 - £75,000 and a 2008 John Deere 7530 with 8,649 hours and an estimate of £32,000 - £36,000. Also on offer is a 2005 Grimme self-propelled potato harvester with an estimate of £50,000 - £60,000; a 2015 Grimme GT170 trailed potato harvester which is set to make between £70,000 and £75,000 and a 2008 Bateman RB26 24m self-propelled sprayer which carries an estimate of £30,000 - £35,000.
Oliver Godfrey, Director, Cheffins, comments: “We have worked hard to ensure all social distancing guidelines will be followed at the viewing day on the 22nd January and that the event will be COVID-compliant at all times, in order to keep both our clients and staff safe. By offering the sale in a timed online format, we are able to continue to keep stock levels in the second-hand machinery market at a healthy level, with values achieved through online auctions holding firm in comparison to live, traditional sales. Demand for well-maintained second-hand machinery and potato equipment in particular continues to be strong from both UK-based and overseas purchasers and we expect this sale to be of interest for both farmers and dealers.”
The viewing day will take place on Friday 22nd January at Brook House Farm, Allostock, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 9LU. Bidding online will be available at www.cheffins.co.uk