Absolute Auction Moreland Fruit Farm LTD

Orchard / Produce Equipment-Retail Displays-Antiques







            Having sold the farm we will sell on the farm located at 1558 W. Moreland Rd. Wooster, OH.  From SR 83 4 miles south of Wooster or 12 miles north of Millersburg take Moreland Rd. west 1 mile to farm.


WED., DEC. 13, 2017

9:00 AM


TRACTORS - MOWERS & VEHICLES:  MF 285 D. tractor; Fendt mod. 260P diesel 4 WD tractor w/cab & front hyd.; NH mod. 24D diesel boomer tractor; Int. Cub Lo-Boy gas tractor; Friday Berry Hoe; Exmark 60” zero turn mower; Toro 60” zero turn mower; 3 pt. 5’ finish mower; NH belly mower; Sims tractor cab & sprayer cab filter (will fit MF 285);  ’99 Astro Van w/40K actual miles; ’09 Red 4 door Buick Lucerne (100K).


FARM EQUIPMENT:  12’ Perfect swing arm orchard mower; Perfect 8’ swing arm mower; Kvernland straw spreader; Int. mod. 720 3 pt. semi mtd. 4x16 SAR plow; good NI mod. 201 manure spreader (rebuilt); Vicon 3 pt. spreader w/extra distribution tubes;  MF mod. 33 15x7 grain drill; JD 7000 4RW corn planter w/dry fert. & No-Till Coulters; 10’ cultimulcher; 10’ drag disc; 8’ field cultivator; 4’ lime drill; spring tooth  harrow; 20’ tandem axle gooseneck trailer; 2 – 16’ bumper hitch trailers; Rears 3 pt. Air Blast sprayer (easily converted to horse drawn); Two 3 pt. Myers herbicide sprayers; Swanson 300 gal. air blast sprayer; Phil Brown weed sprayer boom; Various 15 gal. battery sprayers; Misc. battery and hand pump backpack sprayers; JD trailing sub-soiler; 3 pt. tractor mtd. forklift; old tractor front-end loader; 3 pt. 24” tree auger; 3 pt. 8’ blade; Forklift propane tanks; 3 pt. tool bar; pole saw; chainsaws; weed eaters; blowers; 3 pt. air compressor.


PRODUCE EQUIPMENT:  Raspberry pruner; BEI Blueberry grader; Howard SS 700 wine/juice press (3 PH); Rotary juice strainer; 5 hp phase converter; Rain-Flo 1600 split tank water wheel transplanter; several planting wheels; Onion wheel; 3 pt. Planet Jr. 2 row planter; Lockwood 2 row potato planter; 2 row Mechanical Berry transplanter w/water tank; Seppi 8’ flail mower; Rain-Flo Plastic layer; Engine powered drip wrapper; 16’ low produce trailer; 20’x90’ and 20’x120’ Hi-Tunnels both w/rollup sides; Misc. greenhouse bows & parts; Gro-Lites; Germination Chamber; Fiberglass greenhouse benches; greenhouse natural gas heaters; Exhaust fans and louvers; elec. heat mats; Commercial hand wash station; Port. hand wash sink; Produce washing troughs; SS carts; SS vat; Warehouse carts & wagons; Pallet jacks; Nursery pots; Plastic picking buckets; Bucket washer; Row Cover hoops; small wagons; apple picking bags picking ladders; 2” trash pump; 4” Firehose; Misc. fruit & vegetable – washing – brushing – grading equipment; Bin dumper; box stitcher; apple bagger; 1 gal. berry picking buckets; 1000 gal. open top steel water tank; 10,000 gal. enclosed steel water tank; 300 gal. water tank trailer; misc. OH sprinklers; Hundreds of wooden & plastic apple bins; Thousands of bushel & half bushel wooden crates; 100 plastic grape lugs; Hundreds of plastic milk crates; lots of aluminum berry carriers; berry masters; new half gal. cider jugs; plastic 50 gal. food grade barrels; old vinegar barrels; tomato stakes; bird cannon; Round Up roller; bee supplies.   


RETAIL MARKET EQUIPMENT:  Display coolers; Display cases; shelving; wooden barrel display; misc. cooler equipment; chest freezers; refrigerator; misc. scales; signs; recipe rack; Grandmother clock; century safe; Stencil machine; Maytag auto. washer; misc. furniture, desks, & file cabinets.


ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES:  Racine M-W single horse wagon (for display); Toledo 500# dial scale; Anvil; Leg vise; Copper apple butter kettle; brass ladles; Wooden lard press; Wooden cider press; old grape crusher; Sausage stuffer; Bonanza Commercial apple peeler; assorted other apple peelers and cherry pitters; old clocks; hand corn sheller; hay knife; hay hooks; ice tongs; tree climbers; grain cradle; bucksaw; misc. old tools; block planes; chain hoist; green canning jars; Whitehouse vinegar bottles; herb chopper; herb grinder; wooden pulleys; block & tackle.


GUNS – JEWELERS LATHE:  Savage O/U 22/20 ga.; 12 ga. Single Super Range Goose Gun; Daniel Boone 20 ga. dbl. barrel; Mossburg 20 ga. pump; Mossburg 22-250; Savage Sporter 23B 25-20 rifle; Charles Daly 22 Hornet; Handguns – Glock mod. 17 9mm; Stoeger Cougar 9mm; Jimenez 9mm.


TOOLS & OTHER MISC.:  Enco Drilling & Milling machine; Two 5 hp air compressors; tire changer; some pallet racking; several generators; air – power & hand tools; rolling tool boxes; Fiberglass ext. ladder; port. propane heaters; Commercial air comp.; tilt-bed trailer (rough); old bicycles; small yard trailers; live traps.


NOTE:  The Finney family has been operating the Moreland Fruit Farm for over 45 years.  The new owners will continue to operate the farm as an orchard & fruit farm with a retail store.  There is a mountain of stuff and we will be selling in multiple rings most of the day.  Starting on small items and antiques @ 9:00 AM – Guns sell @ 10 – Retail market equipment @ 11 – Tractors – Farm & Produce Equipment NLT 1:00 PM.  Times are approximate but won’t start before stated time.  Photos on the website www.RES.Bid and Auction Zip.  Please call Fred of Steve Finney w/equipment questions.


TERMS:  CASH or CHECK                                                  BREAKFAST & LUNCH

Visa/Mastercard/Discover/Am. Express

5% Buyer’s Premium waived for check or cash


Auction Conducted By: Andrews Auctioneers LLC,  330-262-9186

Steve Andrews   330-465-8498



330-465-4570 (Fred) – 330-466-8988 (Steve Finney)