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Clinton Frana Farm Retirement Auction Preview

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Clinton Frana Farm Retirement Auction Preview
November 2021

Steffes Group Is honored to offer up Clinton Frana’s incredibly clean and low-hour farm equipment at a Live On-Site Farm Retirement Auction on Tuesday, December 7th, beginning at 10:00 AM.

The Frana Farm has been in the family for over a century, and Clinton always knew that when the time came, he wanted an auction for his retirement. Clinton states that his favorite job on the farm was baling hay for his cattle. For over 30 years, Clinton had a cattle operation with around 90 dairy cows that he milked by hand with 62 stanchions. Clinton has been known to take excellent care of his equipment, and it shows.

Clinton’s impressive line of farm equipment includes:

2014 John Deere 6150R, 238 actual hrs., MFWD, auto quad, 20 speed, forward/reverser, ILS CAH, 3 hyd., 540/1000 PTO, rear-wheel weights, sells w/John Deere H360 TLS suspended axle quick attach loader, 96” material buckets, non-self-leveling, 480/80R42 rear duals, 380/85R30 fronts

2014 John Deere 6150R

2010 John Deere 8225R, 990 actual hrs., MFWD, powershift, CAH, 4 hyd., 3 pt. w/quick hitch, large 1000 PTO, rear-wheel weights, (10) front weights, case drain 480/80R46 rear duals, 420/90R30 fronts

2010 John Deere 6150R

2008 John Deere 8330, 945 actual hrs. MFWD, powershift, CAH, 3 hyd., 3 pt. w/quick hitch, largo 1000 PTO, rear-wheel weights, (12) front weights, 480/80R46 rear duals, 380/85R34 fronts

2008 John Deere 8225R

2010 Case-IH 7120, 871 sep. hrs., 1,301 engine hrs., 2WD, AFX, Field Tracker, Pro 600 display, rock trap, single pt. hookups, grain tank ext., self-leveling sieves, 23’ unload auger, Michelin 590/65R30 singles

2010 Case-IH 7120

2001 Freightliner FLD120, 188,000 actual miles, air ride, 60” sleeper, mid roof, Cummins N14 Red Top, 13-speed, 373 gear ratio, diff lock, sliding 5th wheel, engine brake, (2) 120 gal. fuel tanks, 12,000 lb. front axle, 20,000 rear axles, 285/95R24.5 tires, aluminum wheels

2001 Freightliner FLD120

2012 Kinze 3600 EdgeVac planter, 12x30”, drawbar, vacuum, dry fertilizer, single disc openers, cross fill auger on fertilizer, Delta Force row cleaners, air down force, Ag Leader shutoffs, Precision corn & bean meters, Precision 20/20 monitor, 285/70R22.5 tires, planted approx. 3,500 acres

2012 Kinze 3600

Many items on this auction were purchased new by Clinton, including the 2014 John Deere 6150R, the 2008 John Deere 8330, the 2001 Freightliner FLD120, and the 2012 Kinze 3600. His favorite piece of equipment on his farm is his 2001 Freightliner FLD120 with only 188,000 actual miles because “I love to hear that Cummins engine”, says Clinton.

The Clinton Frana Farm Retirement Auction will be held at 1962 227th Ave, Calmer, Iowa 52132. For full details on this auction, click here, or you can call Clinton Frana at 563.380.0127 or Tim Markham of Steffes Group at 562.542.2856