Miles City, MT - May 19, 2016 -- On Mothers Day, thirty four sellers sold 370+ lots of farm machinery & related items in Miles City, Montana. Over 586 buyers registered from the USA & Canada to bid on assets from the Duane Leidholt Estate and others.
Sales topped $1.38 million dollars with 177 successful buyers. Top selling items included John Deere farm equipment and Kenworth farm trucks. The entire auction was conducted online allowing participation from buyers from coast to coast. This was the 16th year for this annual community event. It was the first year for the online format. Items were sold into 6 states.
Despite the turmoil in the commodity markets, area farmers and ranchers remained optimistic due to recent rain fall.
Source: Smith Sales Co. Auctioneers