Autumn Opportunity Sale

Thursday, September 6, 2018 @ Alta, Michigan

The Autumn Opportunity Sale took place on September 6, 2018 at Swisslane Farms in Alto, MI. A broad amount of offerings were available, whether it was donors, IVF, embryos, or replacement heifers! The catalog is available on Cowsmo.

Sale Catalog

The Autumn Opportunity Sale will be taking place on Thursday, September 6th, 2018 at Swisslane Farms in Alto, Michigan. A broad amount of offerings are available, whether it’s donors, IVF, embryos, or replacement heifers!

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Sale Updates

Sale Phones 269-251-0232, 717-821-1238, 219-608-1339, 616-889-5018

Online Broadcast with Real Time Bidding Available at

Sale Order: Cattle sell individually and are grouped. Groups will sell in the following order:

Milk Cows – Group I Genomics – Milk Cows – Group II Genomics – Milk Cows – Bred Heifers -Calves – Bulls

Embryos will sell in order between groups

Lot. Z-BB Dam is Swisslane Delta 15258

Lot. 37 Sells in absentia housed at Ru-Barb Holsteins in Indiana

Lot. 70 BGP Hotshot Hanna-ET Born: 6/2/18 Reg 3199893247 Hotshot X Bookem Hero 2366 GTPI 1016M 38P 49F

Lot. 87 Bred and confirmed preg 6/23 Addison RC u/s female Herd Code 35-141608 Control 1969

Lot. 90 Bred and confirmed preg 4/11 Pat-Red

Lot. 91-112 DHIA Herd Number 34-41-0328 RAC 5237

Lot. 126 SUBSTITUTION Swisslane 81653-ET Born: 6/4/17 Reg 3139285339 GTPI 2643 NM853 SCE 6.6 PL 8.2

Dam: No-Fla Stoic Sam-ET Gr Dam: No-Fla Maurice Iva 34926-ET Sire: Co-Op Troy Gage-ET

Lot. 131 ADDED LOT Plumbrook Explode Eboni Reg 3134586198 Born: 9/1/16 Fresh 8/24/18

Sire: Wabash-Way Explode Dam: Plumbrook Pronto Precious GP84

Gr Dam: VG87 Alexander over 30,000M 1348F 985P 3rd Dam EX91over 27,000M

The following lots are out of sale: Lot. 50, 61, 63-67, 69

Sale Location

Swisslane Farms
The Oesch Family
12877 84th SE
Alto, MI 49302

GPS Address
12877 84th SE, Alto, MI 49302

I-96 to Exit 52 South to 84th Street, turn left on 84th Street, continue approximately one mile to
farm. Sale held on south side of the road, watch for sale signage.

Online Coverage

Online bidding will be available through CowBuyer.








Chad Griffith

Sale Contacts

Sale Manager
Jason Lamoreaux
Lamoreaux Auction & Appraisal LLC
11628 Old Belding Road
Belding, MI 48809

Sale Contacts
Jason Lamoreaux-Auctioneer

Daniel Brandt-Pedigrees

Ken Hall 501-940-9711
Mike Berby 219-608-1339
Mike Lortie 260-367-1700
Max Dunseth 269-251-0232
Mark Sellers 260-668-0371
Jim Stanton 519-859-3242
Tom Oesch 616-889-5018
Eric Westendorp 269-838-9975
Nicole Vanderploeg 940-733-8960
Pat Conroy 260-402-4494