No-Reserve Farm Retirement Auction – R&U Farms

Bidding Closes: Friday, November 26, 2021
Starting At: 9:00 am Central

Timed Online Auction Format


Altona, Illinois

Items are located at the farm near Altona, Illinois (approximately 15 miles northeast of Galesburg).


Physical Address:

2639 Knox Road 1240E

Altona, IL 61414



R&U Farms – Owner

Knud Ullerup (309) 368-7152

Managed By

Luke Sullivan (309) 371-5214

Auctioneer's Note

Knud is retiring after a successful farming career and will sell a nice line of equipment at no reserve auction. Feel free to call Knud with equipment questions. This will be a timed online auction. There is no buyer’s premium. A loader and operator will be available following the auction. Not responsible for accidents, errors, or omissions.


Monday and Tuesday November, 22nd & 23rd – 9:00-3:00 both Days


Saturday, November 27th from 9am-3pm


  • 2010 John Deere 8270R MFWD tractor, PS trans., ILS front suspension, 5 hyd. outlets, 60 GPM hyd. pump, 1000 PTO, 480/80R50 rear tires w/ duals, 420/85R34 front tires, front & rear fenders, front & rear weights, HID lights, deluxe cab, 4,375 hours, SN 1RW8270RCAP007769
  • 2002 John Deere 8420 MFWD tractor, PS trans., ILS front suspension, 4 hyd. outlets, 42.5 GPM hyd. pump, 1000 PTO, 18.4R46 rear tires w/duals, 380/85R34 front tires w/duals, front & rear fenders, front & rear weights, HID lights, deluxe cab, 5,261 hours, SN RW8420P007214
  • 1985 John Deere 4450 2wd tractor, PS trans., 2 hyd. outlets, 540/1000 PTO, 480/80R38 rear tires, 14L-16.1SL front tires, sells complete w/JD 725 loader, joystick, material bucket, 6,458 hours, SN RW4450P018921- pallet forks & manure bucket to sell separate
  • 1980 John Deere 4840 2wd tractor, PS trans., 3 hyd. outlets, 1000 PTO, 18.4R42 rear tires w/duals, 16.5L-16.1 front tires, fully equipped cab, sells complete w/front mount hydraulic blade, 5,968 hours, SN 7634

Combine and heads

  • 2010 John Deere 9770 STS 2wd combine, ContourMaster feederhouse w/hi-torque variable spd. drive, chopper, bin extension, 22.5’ unload auger, 520/85R42 drive tires w/duals, 18.4R26 steer tires, deluxe cab, 2,624 eng./1,970 sep. hours, SN 1H09770SLA0738657
  • 2012 John Deere 608C 8 row 30” corn head, single point hookup, hyd. deck plates, height sensors, SN 1H00608CJCX746603
  • 2009 John Deere 635F 35’ HydraFlex platform, single-point hookup, full finger auger, SN H00635F731824
  • Unverferth AWS-36 36’ head trailer, all wheel steer, lights, SN A60350152
  • B&B 25’ head trailer, front dolly wheels, lights

planter and drill

  • 2006 John Deere 1790 CCS 16/32 planter, center fill, hyd. drive, vacuum, pneumatic downforce, eSet meters, floating row cleaners, no-till coulters, markers, 2-pt. hitch, Precision Planting 20/20 monitor and RowFlow, SeedStar monitoring (less display), SN A01790C715355
  • 1993 John Deere 750 15’ no-till drill, 7.5” spacing, front dolly wheels, lights, SN N00750X007347

tillage equipment

  • 2003 John Deere 2200 28’ field cultivator, floating hitch, 3-bar coil-tine harrow, walking tandem tires on mainframe & wings, SN N02200X001293
  • John Deere 400 30’ 3-pt. rotary hoe, hyd. fold, gauge wheels
  • Glencoe 11-shank disc-chisel, spring loaded shanks
  • Glencoe 9-shank disc-chisel, spring loaded shanks
  • DMI 2500 7-shank 3-pt. inline ripper, shear bolt shanks, no-till coulters, gauge wheels, SN 621705
  • DMI 2500 5-shank 3-pt. inline ripper, spring reset shanks, no-till coulters, gauge wheels, SN 723296
  • IH 490 28’ disk, 9” spacing, rear leveler bar, tandem mainframe tires, SN 25125
  • IH 720 5-bottom plow, SN U14514
  • Case 500 5-bottom plow, SN 1623604
  • Kewanee 12’ cultimulcher

grain handling equipment

  • Kinze 840 grain cart, front auger, 30.5L-32 tires, large 1000 PTO, SN 501843
  • Kinze 600 grain cart, front auger, tarp, 24.5-32 tires, large 1000 PTO, SN 81228
  • Mayrath 70’ swing-away auger

farm equipment

  • Schulte FX-1800 15’ batwing mower, (8) laminated tires, front & rear chains, 1000 PTO, SN C18510664404
  • John Deere 709 7’ 3-pt. rotary mower, 540 PTO, SN W00709C048415
  • (2) Hardi 45’ 3-pt. spray booms
  • New Idea R229 6-wheel hay rake, SN R163166
  • John Deere N manure spreader, 540 PTO, SN 1
  • Gehl 2-pt. round bale spear
  • Hayracks
  • 3-pt. forklift w/hyd. top link
  • Misc. farm implements

GPS Equipment

  • John Deere GS3 2630 display, AutoTrac SF2, SN PCGU2UA369550
  • John Deere GS2 2600 display, AutoTrac SF2, SN PCGU26G156316
  • John Deere StarFire 6000 receiver, SF1, SF3 ready, SN PCS161B902840
  • John Deere StarFire iTC receiver, SN PCGT01C542831
  • John Deere StarFire iTC receiver, SN illegible

Truck & trailers

  • 2005 Freightliner Columbia semi, Mercedes 460 eng., 10 spd. trans., air ride, 22.5" wheels, 216" wheelbase, VIN 1FUJA6CV06LW20875
  • 2014 Wilson 41' hopper bottom trailer, ag hopper, roll tarp, air ride, 24.5" wheels, SS rear, VIN 4WW4412A3F6623246 - recent work including new brakes, seals, etc.
  • 1997 Chevrolet 3500 4wd dually pickup, gas eng., auto trans., ext. cab, 8’ bed, 100,983 miles, VIN 1GCHK39J5VF048138
  • 1977 GMC Custom Deluxe 30 4wd dually pickup, gas eng., manual trans., steel flatbed, VIN CKL337J144527
  • Donahue 24’ deckover flatbed trailer, model HF-24-BTS, pintle hitch, dual tandem axles, VIN 9442

construction equipment

  • 2005 John Deere 550J LT dozer, EROPS w/heat & AC, air ride seat, 105” 6-way blade, 18” pads, shows 2,633 hours, SN T0550JX112505
  • Clark 5,000 lb. forklift, JD diesel eng., 3-stage mast, side shift, 42” forks, 19.5L-24 drive tires, 11L-15 steer tires, Model 154-22

farm equipment

  • 2,000 gal. SS tank
  • 1,000 gal. fuel tank, pump, meter
  • 500 gal. fuel tank, no pump
  • John Deere & IH suitcase weights
  • 12 row down corn reel
  • Assorted fuel tanks
  • Wooden cattle loading chute
  • Nice selection of farm support items