Farm machinery sale pulls the punters with prices hitting €26,000
Published 10/08/2016 | 02:30
Derek Casey travelled to Cashel recently to check out a clearance auction of farm machinery.
Run by Donovan Auctioneers of Tipperary Town, there were over 600 punters present. The equipment up for auction included diet feeders, tractors, jeeps, trailers and fertiliser spreaders. Prices ranged from €300 up to €26,600.
Two jeeps were auctioned, the first being this 2004 Mitsubishi Pajero short wheel base commercial. NCT passed until June 2017, taxed until November 2016 and with 89,521 miles on the clock. Went for €6,000. The second jeep auctioned was a 2003 Toyota Land cruiser Amazon long wheel base passenger spec, below. NCT passed until August 2017, taxed until January 2017 and with 153,881 miles on the clock. Sold for €12,500
Two tractors were shown at the auction, the first being this 2005 registered Landini 95 Vision with 3,300 hours on the clock, main photo. Sold for €20,000
An Einbock grass manager harrow, above, with spring tines designed for aerating the turf made €5,200.