The Keith Thomas Estate LIVE Auction- Plymouth, IL

McDonough County Machinery Estate Auction 

This auction will be held for The Keith Thomas Estate, located outside of Plymouth, IL.  This auction will take place on June 18th, 2022 at 10:00am. This sale will be held LIVE(in person) w/ the option of ONLINE bidding as well through Auction will be held on the farm at 2321 Nth 50th Rd (Turn east off the corner of 61 on to N 50th road, will be the 3rd farm on the right hand side). This sale will include roughly 25 pieces of farm equipment and be over by 12:00 noon. Make plans now to attend this sale, either LIVE or ONLINE!!


There will be loadout AFTER the sale has completed until roughly 3:00pm. Due to the limited space, we will not load anything out until after the sale is completed. The sale will not last longer than 2 hours. All successful buyers will have 2 weeks for the removal of all items.  If you would need more time, you’ll need to contact Dale Thomas at 309-255-1290.  Also contact Dale with any questions about any of the equipment.  He’s very knowledgeable and has worked with almost every piece here. he will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Click the link below to SEE FULL CATALOG and bid now!!!

Gary Schmalshof ONLINE Farm Retirement Auction

This timed, ONLINE ONLY auction will include a full line of equipment from the Gary Schmalshof farm retirement of Adair, IL. Click the orange button below the listing to view the online catalog.

This online ONLY sale is being held on June 11th, 2022, at the Schalshof farm located just outside of Adair, IL.  Pick up for this sale will be at the same location. The address for pick up will be included in all successful bidder invoices.

Preview Date/Time Call for preview
Checkout Date/Time Pickup and checkout will be Monday June 13th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location 7680 E 2100th St
Adair, IL 61411
Buyer Premium 3% BP with a $1000 CAP
Online Only Auction

A complete list of all items is listed below:





1992 John Deere 3055 Tractor,  serial # L0355T747276, 2 hydro remotes, 1000 PTO, 6 front weights, showing 7528 hours, 18.4 R 38 rear tires, 10.00-16 SL front tires;

1998 John Deere 9300 Tractor, 4X4, serial # RW9300H010136, 710/70 R 38 tires, 4 hydro remotes, wheel weights, showing 7123 hours, (AutoTrac NOT included showed in photos)

1991 John Deere 4760 Tractor, showing 9904 hours, serial # RW4760P001318, power sift, 18.4 R 42 rear duals, 14L-16.1SL front tires, 17 front weights, quick hitch, Clean Tractor


Harvest & Grain Handling

1996 John Deere 9600 Combine,  Hours coming soon, serial # H09600X666218

1993 John Deere 925F Platform, serial # H00925F651438

2009 John Deere 612C Corn Head, rebuilt last year, serial # 730176

John Deere 635F Platform, Hydra Flex, full finger auger, used last fall. Year and serial# coming soon

 2001 John Deere 922F Platform, THIS HEAD IS DAMAGED, serial # H00922F695765, PARTS ONLY

EZ Trail 680 Head Cart

Unverferth HT 36 Head Cart

Mayrath 10”x 62’ Swing Away Auger, hydro hopper walker

Brandt 10”x 80’ XL Drive-Over Auger, 540 PTO, serial # 105116, very clean unit

Mayrath 28’x10” Auger, 540 PTO driven

DMI Gravity Wagon, seed jet with gas motor


 Semi-Trucks & Tailers

1989 International Semi-Truck, VIN# 2HSFBX6R5KC021982, CAT 3406 engine, 13 sp Eaton Fuller trans, new rear rubber, engine runs great, trans will make noise in low, miles rolled over, showing 27181;

2003 International 9200I Semi Truck,  VIN# 2HSCEAPR43C070145, Showing 990413 miles, Cummins engine ISX , 10 sp Eaton Fuller trans, cruise control, engine break, heated mirrors, slide 5 wheel, W.B. 171;

2005 Wilson Hopper Bottom Trailer, model DWH-500, VIN# 1W1MAFYA25A241175, man roll tarp

2000 Wilson Hopper Bottom Trailer, model DWH-400, VIN# 1W1MAFYA2YA231721, man roll tarp, frontend and rear end of this trailer were rebuilt last year, over $17000 was spent


Tillage Equipment

2003 John Deere 2200 Field Cultivator, 42’, serial # N02200X001327

John Deere 845 16 R 30 Cultivator, folding

2009 John Deere 512 Disk Ripper, 17’ 6”, soil management system, hydro folding rear disc, serial # N00512X014420;


Auto & Other

2008 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup, 4×4, Miles coming soon, VIN #1GCEK19098Z133257

2000 Ford F150 Pickup, 4×4, Miles Coming soon, VIN# 1FTRX18L6YKA66513

Yale Forklift, Model # GTP030UAT079P, serial # P315840, G/LP, 2200-2800 Lbs, fork slide, fork tilt, this machine has not been used for a year, was running great when they upgraded to a heavier unit.

John Deere 350 Sickle Bar Mower

Larry Miller Estate & Others – Online Only Auction



This auction will include a clean full line of equipment from the Larry Miller Estate of Smithfield IL & others.

All equipment will be moved to Bedwell Farm Equipment in Bushnell IL. Inspection of the equipment will be open during business hours.

This timed online only auction will start to close at 4:00pm Wednesday April 27th.


Online Only Auction Linda & The Late Stanley Stambaugh

This auction will include Antiques, Tools, Farm Equipment, Automobiles, Scrap Iron, & Much More!


Auction will end Aug 2nd. 6:00 pm.

Auction pick up will be held at the farm, 13743 Hickory Rd. Browning IL. Pick Up times for this sale will be Monday Aug 3rd 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm & Tuesday Aug 4th 9:00 am- 3:00 pm. A skid loader will be available for load out during those times. Any questions please contact us at 309-337-5612. Payment is due before or at time of pick up. If your item or items are not picked up by Aug 4th at 3:00 pm your card on file with Hibid will be charged. Kyle Kelso Auctioneer is not responsible for your items after 3:00 pm on the 4th.

Catalog coming soon, be sure to check out the pictures below. This Auction will be a Pickers Paradise, many out buildings are full!

Annual Fall Machinery Consignment Auction

Due to ongoing issues with Covid -19, this sale will be ONLINE ONLY.  We will follow all guidelines and regulations up to and after the auction.  All bidding will be available through (Some of the catalog is up now, so feel free to register today!)






We will start accepting equipment at the WGM Grain Facility on Aug 15th at 9:00am. We will continue to take your consignments daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm.  No consignments taken after Thursday, August 27th.


A complete listing of this entire sale is listed below in the online catalog. Just click on the orange button below to view a listing of the entire sale.  EVERYTHING on our lot is currently listed in the catalog.



Classic Tractor & Farm Memorabilia Collector’s Auction




This sale will include antique tractors, implement, farm signs and related memorabilia, including over 200 NIB toy tractors.

This sale  includes the complete collection from The Milton Avery Estate – Eureka, IL as well as several other consignments.

 Kyle Kelso Auctioneer office at 309-337-5612

  Call Chad Thompson at 309-221-1924

Feel free to email in regards to any questions using our “CONTACT US” option.

2020 Spring Farm Machinery Consignment Auction ONLINE ONLY

Annual Spring Farm Machinery Consignment Auction.

PROXIBID was down , and we are aware.

PROXIBID IS BACK UP AND RUNNING.  It is a little slow as it will have to ramp back up for full service.  With that said, the start time is now 1:00pm.  You can still continue to bid as you wish, but the closing will not start until 1:00pm today.  Thank you 

3-28-20   10:43am

Due to the ongoing national issues with Covid-19, for the safety of our buyers we have decided to move this Saturday’s auction online. The auction will start as advertised on Saturday, March 21. The auction will be open until the following Saturday. Online bidding will be available at You will be able to bid anytime between Saturday, March 21 at 9:00 am and Saturday, March 28 at 10:00 am. All machinery will be available for viewing Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The lot will be closed at all other times.

If you need assistance with online bidding, please call (309-337-5612) from 9:00am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. 

We apologize for any inconvenience but these are unprecedented times and we all need to comply to keep the public safe.


Equipment located 8 miles east of Macomb IL at the  WGM Rail Shuttle Facility

Kyle Kelso cell –  309-351-3140

Kyle Kelso Auctioneer OFFICE – 309-337-5612




Already consigned to this sale is the extremely clean and well-maintained farm equipment from

Norman Kimmell Retirement

Kelso & Kelso farm retirement. Sellers Sharon Kelso & The Late Scott Kelso.

Many others




CONSIGN NOW CALL 309-337-5612

Kenny Rutledge Estate, Jim & Karen Smith Farm Retirement, Dave Hollenberg Retirement, Norman Kimmell Retirement, Many Others




This listing is very brief  

Tractors, Combines, Heads: 2008 Case IH 2577 combine, 2215 eng hrs, 1516 sep hrs, 2008 pro 600 monitor, 4×4;  Case IH 1083 8 row 30″ corn head; 2008 Case IH 1020 25′ grain platform; 1996 Case IH 2188 combine, 3532 eng hrs, 2390 sep hrs; IH 863 6 row 30″ corn head; Case IH 1020 grain platform; Case IH 1660 combine, more info coming soon; 1975 IH 766 tractor, gas, showing 1568 hrs believed to be actual hours, year round cab, 1 hyd remote, 540pto; 1999 John Deere 310E backhoe, 4×4, extendahoe, showing 2495 hrs; Kubota B1550 tractor, LA300 loader, 540pto, ROPS, belly mower, showing 1538 hrs; 1989 Case IH 7120 tractor, 3 hyd remotes, dual pto, duals, 8165 hrs; IH 1086 tractor, showing 8547 hrs, 2 hyd remotes, dual pto, 2wd; 1973 IH 656 tractor, 2wd, 540pto, 2 hyd remotes, 800 workmaster loader, less than 200 hrs on complete rebuild; Kubota M9540 tractor, 540pto, 4×4, 3 hyd remotes, mid mount hyd, 3025 hrs, cab, AC/heat; John Deere 670 tractor, showing 1439 hrs;  Farmall 706 tractor, gas, wide front; Kubota B7800 tractor, 316 hrs; 643 JD corn head; Farmall 806 diesel tractor, showing 9033 hrs, 2 hyd remotes; Oliver 1800 tractor, 3 pt, 1 hyd remote, showing 4943 hrs; Case IH 7130 tractor, 10,569 hrs, auto steer, one owner, MFWD; 1947 Farmall Cub; JD 693 6R 30″ poly corn head, new rolls , new chains, new deck plates 600 acres ago; 

Skidloaders, Forklift, Attachments: 2001 Bobcat 773, cab, AC/heat, showing 2409 hrs; 1999 Gehl 4635 STX, showing 5570 hrs; Brush Cutter roto mower; Bobcat LT313 trencher; Bobcat 709 backhoe, also selling 15 auger attachment for backhoe; NEW attachments to include Stout brush grapple 66-9; Stout brush grapple HD72-8; Stout brush grapple XHD84-6; Stout grapple bucket HD72-FB; Stout walk through pallet forks 48”; Stout  bale spear-round; Hyster LP forklift; 2007 JCB skid steer, knock in engine; FR12B Fiat Allis wheel loader; 

Wagons/Trailers: J&M 1000 grain storm auger wagon, roll tarp,  hyd slider auger system, very nice; A&L 47 auger wagon; 2014 Quality Steel 16’x83” goose neck dump trailer, custom built, removable 2’ sides, swing gate/tailgate; 2 hyd ram lift, dual axle,  4 new 14ply tires, 14k gvwr; 16’ PJ utility trailer with fold ramp; (4) DMI 400 wagons; (2) Kill Bros 400 center dump wagons; 25′ Unverferth head cart; 20′ EZ trail head cart; 1000 gal fuel tanks on gears; RC 16′ enclosed trailer, back ramp; Killbros 575 auger wagon; J&M 750B auger wagon; Kill Bros 1800 auger wagon; E-Z Trail model 500 auger wagon; 6218 little red wagon gravity wagon; J&M 525 auger wagon; Parker 6250 gravity wagon; 2006 16′ Royal enclosed trailer; 1974 16′ phillips stock trailer; (2) 8’x16′ hay wagons on Bradford gears; 2015 PJ gooseneck trailer 30′ deck, 6′ dove tail, monster ramps, 8′ deck over;  

Implements, Augers:Case 4200 21’ mulch finisher, new blades & bearings; Case IH RBX 562 round baler; Woods BW1800 batwing mower, 1000pto; Landpride Batwing; Fox 3000 chopper with 2 row 30″ head; M&W 960 ripper;  John Deere 550 pull type sprayer; John Deere 510 disc chisel; 8″x 62′ Mayrath auger; IH 540 manure spreader; John Deere 8200 drill; Ashland earthmover; 10″x 71′ Mayrath swing away auger; John Deere RM1230 row crop cultivator; 10″ x 62′ Matrath swing away auger; Hawkins 8 row corn reel, only used 600 acres; Case 25′ disk; Hutchmaster 26′ disk; H&S V12 hay rake; John Deere 400 15′ rotary hoe; pull type cart harrow; NH 441 square baler;      

3 point:  King Kutter 48″ tiller; 8′ Servis blade; 8′ promate blade; 5′ Bush hog mower; forklift; 2 bottom plow; Landpride 9′ blade; Danuser post hole digger;  

Trucks, ATVs, Auto: 1997 Bounder motor home, F530F Super Duty, 67,000 miles; 2001 Chevy 2500, duramax, reg cab, 4×4, 181422 miles; 2008 Dodge Ram, crew cab, 4×4, 176580 miles; 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 244,000 miles; 2012 Pro star semi, 438,000 miles, new rubber; John Deere Gator CS; 2008 Ford F350 truck, 125,673 miles,  powersrtoke, flat bed with bale spear; 2004 Chevy 1500 Z71, 4×4, extend cab; 2012 Can am commander, winch, speaker, extra set of tires; 1985 Corvette, new tires, 98,585 miles; 2002 HD Electra Glide motorcycle, 53,000 miles; 1984 IH roll back truck, 24′ bed;

Other: round bale feeders; cattle creep feeders; Lesco 200 gal truck bed sprayer; grass alfalfa mix round hay bales (3); Milwakee mill; Oliver wheel weights; Ford 6000 front weights; LP tanks; log splitters;

Auctioneer’s Note: Online bidding will be available via Proxibid. Auction will start at 9:00 a.m. sharp. One ring will be running all day. Lunch and restroom on site. Announcements made on sale day shall supersede any prior advertisements. Not responsible for accidents, errors, loss or omissions. Wire transfer available for online bidders. Cash, credit card or check accepted with proper ID.