Machinery and tool sale planned


Staff report



WAPAKONETA — The Wapak Young Farmer and FFA Alumni’s 28th annual machinery and tool sale will be held Saturday, April 2, 2016.

The sale is sponsored by the Wapakoneta FFA, FFA Alumni and Wapakoneta Young and Adult Farmers.

The sale begins at 9 a.m. at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds. The sale will split into three sale rings at 10 a.m., selling small items, tools and lawnmowers and farm equipment. The items will be sold in three rings simultaneously the end of the sale.

Tractors and combines will be sold at 2 p.m. on sale day.

Any items consigned by March 15 will be advertised at no charge. Items can be consigned by contacting Ron Brown (email address: browro@wapak.org) at 419-236-8516, Chris Turner at 419-236-8518, or Todd Place at 419-236-8132.

Equipment will be taken March 30-31 from 4 to 7 p.m. and April 1 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds. The sale will be managed and conducted by Dennis Kohler Auction Service LLC. Commission is 6 percent on large items and 11 percent on small items ($200 maximum commission). Items bringing less than minimum commission will be considered a donation.

No titled vehicles will be sold. In an attempt to clean up the quality of the sale, organizers are asking that no one sell more than eight items unless receiving special permission.

Staff report