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In depth equipment fleet dispersal for retiring contractors




Agricultural equipment auctioneers Cheffins will conduct a dwell onsite public sale on behalf of Bromell Contractors Ltd following a call by the homeowners to retire after a lifetime devoted to farming and contracting.

Twins John and Jay Bromell, who at the moment are of their 70s, have spent a number of a long time build up a considerable contracting enterprise from their base in Rugby, Warwickshire. Included within the public sale is a formidable fleet of tractors and combines, together with a big collection of grassland and arable implements.

Invoice King, Charmain at Cheffins, says: “Gross sales that function a variety of nicely sorted trendy equipment, resembling this, don’t come alongside fairly often. John and Jay have had a vastly profitable farming profession and the vary of equipment on provide is testomony to their continuous funding to develop the enterprise and preserve tempo with the most recent know-how.”

The tractor line up is dominated by John Deere, with 9 of the 11 tractors that includes the inexperienced and yellow livery. Nonetheless, the newest addition to the fleet is a Massey Ferguson 8S.225, which was bought in 2022. The latest John Deere is a 2020 6215, with an extra two 2019 tractors of the identical mannequin. There is because of be excessive curiosity in some older examples – two 2010 John Deere 7530s and a 2010 John Deere 6930, providing consumers some trendy classics.

Picture: The Bromell brothers
Prompt caption: Brothers John and Jay Bromell in entrance of the 2017 JD 8400i forage harvester included within the sale.

Cheffins may also deliver to the market 4 combines and a single forager harvester within the sale. All of the combines are John Deere HillMaster fashions with a 2009 C670 and C670i, whereas a brace of older 2007 combines consists of one other C670i and 9780i CTS. The only forager is a 2017 JD 8400i mannequin, with a 2017 John Deere 360 Plus maize header, and 2017 Zurn ProfiCut 530 wholecrop header, each obtainable as separate heaps.

On the spraying entrance, a trailed JD 840i 36m and self-propelled John Deere R4040 36m are on provide, whereas the loaders embody a duo of JCB fashions – a 2019 JCB 419S loading shovel and smaller JCB TM310 telescopic pivot steer loader.

The choose of the implements consists of 4 Bunning manure spreaders; a KV Optima HD 8-row maize drill; a 2017 JD 750A direct drill; a 6.5m Vaderstad Service and Rexius Twin 450; 2020 Weaving Sabre 6000M, together with a collection of Bailey grain and silage trailers. There’s all kinds of grassland equipment with three Claas Liner rakes, JD triple mowers, a brace of Claas Volto 770 tedders, together with 4 John Deere and Massey Ferguson balers. A selection of two bale wrappers extends to a 2012 Kuhn SW4004 and a 2010 McHale 991.

Extra info and the total catalogue could be discovered on the Cheffins web site with the sale beginning at 9:30am on Wednesday 3rd April 2024 in Rugby, Warwickshire. A viewing day might be held on Tuesday 2nd April 2024 between 10am and 4pm.