Shows and Sales Results

Minnesota Fall Harvest Holstein Sale 2017
DATE: November 18th, 2017 at 11AM
LOCATION: Hutchinson, MN
HEAD SHOWN: $1881 on 72 lots

Sale Report

It was a beautiful fall day in Minnesota for the 2017 Minnesota Fall Harvest Sale, buyers and bidders from all over the state filled the bleachers at the McLeod County Fairgrounds in Hutchinson, Minn. The sale was held on Saturday, November 18, 2017. At the sale 71 lots were auctioned off and included one half lot. The sale averaged $1,881 on the 72 lots. The cows averaged $1945, the bred heifers averaged $1627 and the open heifers averaged $1964.

The high seller of the day was lot 7, Dyk-Vue Archrival Reba, consigned by Larry Dykstra, and purchased by Troy Stimson, Watertown, SD for $4,050.The second high seller was lot 34, Md-Maple Lawn Shiloh, consigned by Jim Vierhout, and purchased by South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD for $3,500.

This years raffle grand prize winner was Tim Hoese from Glencoe, MN. Tim chose the cash award. Other winners included: Adam Wolters, Chris Schulze, Josh Nelson, Nate Donney, Trevor Breyer, Eric Sonnek, Jerry Lindahl, Dustin Hoss, and Seth Rupprecht.

Thank you to all who participated in the MHA Fall Harvest Sale and helped it to be a success. Thank you to all buyers, bidders, consignors, selectors, and sale staff!

Click HERE for the buyer’s list and sale prices.

Sale Catalog

The Minnesota Fall Harvest Holstein Sale 2017 will be held on November 18th in Hutchinson, MN. Over 80 lots sell, including high genomics, show type, milk, embryos & semen. The Minnesota Holstein Association is managing the sale, and online bidding will be available on COWBUYER. Click HERE to download the PDF or click the image below to view fullscreen.

Added Lots, Lot updates & Sale Order

Click HERE to see the Sale Order

To download the Updated lot information sheet click HERE

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Raffle Calves

Click HERE to view the Raffle Calves for this year’s sale!

Lot Highlights



Lot 78- Hendel Vatland Atwood Susie VG-87

Lot 78- Hendel Vatland Atwood Susie VG-87

3rd Dam to Lot 37- Larcrest Cosmopolitan

3rd Dam to Lot 37- Larcrest Cosmopolitan

Dam of Lot 7-MS Vision Gen Sanzhez Rena

Dam of Lot 7-MS Vision Gen Sanzhez Rena

Strans Jen D Tequila Red-Dam of Lot 8

Strans Jen D Tequila Red-Dam of Lot 8

Sale Information

Minnesota Fall Harvest Holstein Sale 2016
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 11AM
McLeod County Fairgrounds
Hutchinson, MN

Schedule of Events
Saturday, November 18th
10am…Cattle Viewing
11am…Minnesota Fall Harvest Holstein Sale

Online Bidding Available on COWBUYER


Sale Chairmen:
Tracy Schaefer, Chair…320.360.5188
Matt Timmer, Co-Chair…507.360.8199
Ted Norling, Co-Chair…605.957.5376
Sale Phone…320-259-0637

Sale Staff

Jeremy Schafer, Auctioneer…651.380.2968
Scott Courtney, Pedigrees…563.380.1318
Scott Culbertson…507.923.1881
Kenn Mueller…612.987.7459
Andy Steinhagen…612.581.7523
Russ Thyen…320.583.8049
Jim Vierhout…712.470.1202

Cattle Preparation
Pat Heeren & Associates…507.273.2412

Sale Highlights

S1 – 1 unit Durham semen
S2 – 1 unit Goldwyn semen
S3 – 6 units Advent semen