Greenslade Taylor Hunt report a strong trade was experienced at their machinery sale on 25th August 2017, with bidders coming from far and wide to compete for the tractors and machinery on offer.

The dispersal was conducted on behalf of Bernard Phelps at Rookery Farm, Nyland, Cheddar, Somerset, in which his comprehensive collection of well maintained machines were put under the hammer.

Top call was for his 2012 Massey Ferguson 6480, which sold for an impressive £47,200. The  other tractors sold on the day also attracted interest, with a Massey Ferguson 6460 complete with MX loader selling for £25,500 and a Tafe  45DI selling for £5,000.

A number of high value lots were also within the farm machinery line, with a Shelbourne Reynolds Powermix Pro Express selling for £6,700. £6,000 was achieved for a Shelbourne Reynolds 2000 Dual Spreader and £5,500 for a Marshall 10 tonne dropside trailer.

Within the included entries were a host of good quality machinery, selling to £9,200 for an Agrimac 25’ cattle trailer and £5,600 for a Herbst 16 tonne dump trailer.

If you are considering selling machinery please contact Tom Mellor FAAV at Sedgemoor Agricultural Office on 01278 410250.