New Jersey Farm Retirement Auction Produced Super Strong Sale Prices Yesterday

Donald Patterson’s line of farm equipment sold on his retirement auction yesterday, April 4, 2022, in Cranbury, NJ was exceptionally clean. The smoking hot sale prices produced by our friends at Pirrung Auctioneers ( proved it. Here are a few of the highlights:

JD 7700 2WD with 3816 hours, sold: $71,000

Pete’s Note: $71,000 is the 2nd highest auction sale price ever on JD 7700 2WD, topped only by a the 1996 model 7700 2WD with just 1446 hours sold last week on a 3/26/22 Willshire, OH auction for $87,000. Prior to that the previous high sale price on a JD 7700 2WD was $64,500 which had just been set on a 2/23/22 online farm auction in Marion, IN for a 1993 model with 3900 hours"

JD 8120 with 2310 hours, sold: $126,000

Pete’s Note:$126,000 is the highest auction price on an 8120 in 6 years (12/22/15) and the 4th highest auction sale price ever


Here’s Machinery Pete Youtube video I filmed of the still record high price JD 8120 selling 10 years ago last week, March 31, 2012, on a farm retirement auction in Ridgeway, IA, a 2004 model with 1033 hours that went for $138,000:

JD 9760 STS with 2578 engine hours, sold: $93,000

Pete’s Note:Avg. Auction Price last year on JD 9760 STS Combines = $41,206. Avg. Auction Price so far this year = $39,286

2006 JD 630F 30’ platform, sold: $24,000 (trailer not included)

Pete’s Note:Seller paid $26,683 for it New back in 2006

1994 Peterbilt 378 with Cat 3406, 345,240 miles, sold: $63,500

2006 Friesen 2-box seed tender, sold: $13,000

Pete’s Note:Seller paid $9,335 for it New back in 2006

Click to view sale price report from Donald Patterson farm auction - including a 24 year old Chisel Plow that sold for more than seller paid for it New:

Machinery Pete

That is a nice looking peterbilt truck