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HomeFarming NewsReport: McHale Fusion Plus tops machinery auction at over €27,700
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Report: McHale Fusion Plus tops machinery auction at over €27,700

Demand was “high” at Ballymena Livestock Mart’s April machinery auction, which saw prices maxed out at £24,500 over the bank holiday weekend, writes farming journalist, Catherina Cunnane.

Leading the charge in the outside items category was a McHale Fusion Plus, while vehicles peaked at £7,800 for a Matbro TR250 and inside items sold to £480 for a Ballymena cow tail pump original.

A spokesperson commented:

“A range of fantastic prices were achieved at Ballymena Livestock Market’s April machinery sale.”

“The auction held last weekend saw over 2,100 lots, both outside and inside, go under the online hammer, with an overall clearance rate of over 65%,” the spokesperson noted.

Outside machinery and vehicles:
  • £24,500 for a McHale Fusion Plus;
  • £7,800 for a Matbro TR250;
  • £7,500 for a 2011 Toyota Hilux;
  • £6,900 for a Case International 856XL;
  • £6,500 for a Vicon Mower;
  • £6000 for a 2.5tn Bobcat 231 digger;
  • £5,200 for a McHale Fusion 2 2005;
  • £5000 for a Kane dump trailer;
  • £4,400 for a Benford 6-tonne dumper;
  • £4,200 for a Massey Ferguson 35x;
  • £4,100 for an Ifor Williams 14ft cattle trailer;
  • £4000 for a 7.5m Agriquip trailing shoe;
  • £3,900 for a Redrock diet feeder;
  • £3,800 for a 2006 Kuhn 8 star tedder 7601MH;
  • £3,600 for a 6 tonne Barford dumper;
  • £3,500 for a 1.5tn JPC digger 2020 with 3 buckets;
  • £3,200 for a Ritchie combi clamp;
  • £3,100 for a 14×6-6 Ifor Williams flatbed trailer;
  • £3000 for a Ford 4600 for parts or repair;
  • £3000 for a Silage trailer tandem axle;
  • £3000 for a 9ft Taarup trailed mower;
  • £2,900 for a 2003 Isuzu Trooper 3.0L;
  • £2,800 for a Hudson 10×5-6 cattle trailer with decks;
  • £2,800 for a Hudson 16×6’6 tri axle livestock trailer.
Inside machinery:
  • £480 for a Ballymena cow tail pump original;
  • £470 for a Lister Nexes sensor shearing machine;
  • £450 for a Ballymena cow tail pump, £430 for a Honda lawnmower;
  • £330 for a Rambo portable battery handpiece;
  • £290 for a Sisis supa rota rake mower;
  • £230 for a Pallet truck;
  • £230 for a Lister scrapper handpiece with cutters;
  • £220 for a set of bellows, £200 for a HD623 power washer;
  • £200 for a Honda HR2160 lawnmower;
  • £190 for a Eilen kraft power washer 2500psi;
  • £180 for a Fecell dust extractor;
  • £180 for a calf headlock for gate;
  • £160 for a Small cow tail pump;
  • £160 for a Honda 160 power washer;
  • £160 for 3 fans for a cattle shed;
  • £150 for a Mobility scooter and charger;
  • £140 for a 2-door filing unit;
  • £140 for a painted creamery can;
  • £130 for a quad sprayer, £130 for a Trike;
  • £130 for a filing cabinet with keys;
  • £130 for a Belle mini mix electric;
  • £120 for a calving aid, £120 for an Engine lifting hoist;
  • £110 for a Kids John Deere tractor;
  • £110 for 2 mortar tubs;
  • £100 for a Karcher washer.
Previous month’s auction:

An overall clearance rate of just over 70% was recorded at Ballymena Livestock Market’s March machinery sale.

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The auction saw over 2,800 lots, both outside and inside, go under the online hammer, with vehicles selling to £13,800 for a New Holland 8260 1998, outside items making £16,000 for a Redrock slurry tanker 2050 and inside items topping at £410 for a heavy-duty safe.

Sample prices – Outside machinery and vehicles:

  • £16,000 for a Redrock slurry tanker 2050;
  • £13,800 for a New Holland 8260 1998;
  • £10,100 for a Massey Ferguson 430 with Fleming link box;
  • £9,400 for a JCB 526 Loadall farm special;
  • £8,100 for a 1993 Massey Ferguson;
  • £7,900 for a 2004 Bobcat 220 turbo;
  • £7,200 for a Ford 4600 tractor;
  • £7,100 for a ManTGL livestock lorry 2006;
  • £7,000 for a HI-Spec 2500gln slurry tanker;
  • £7,000 for a Lemken power harrow.

Read more in this news article.

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