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Auction/ Fundraiser 2019

Did you hear the moo's? Come join us to support Dairy Discovery.

September 17th 6:00-9:00

doors open at 5:30

Live and Silent Auction

Cheese Tasting

Farm to Table Food

Want to help?

Support Dairy Discovery and it's mission to educate all ages about modern farming and dairy education.  Want to donate? Help us in our auction and advertise your business in a positive fun way.  We love all donations.  Gift certificates, items, or money towards the auction.  Everything helps.  Contact us today!

 
We are grateful to Spartan Nash for donating the wine from Spartan Nash stores. They chose a perfect red and white wine for our samples during the auction.

We are grateful to Spartan Nash for donating the wine from Spartan Nash stores. They chose a perfect red and white wine for our samples during the auction.

One of our very own. Alyssa Blough crocheted this beautiful scarf. Enjoy the fall and winter weather in style.

One of our very own. Alyssa Blough crocheted this beautiful scarf. Enjoy the fall and winter weather in style.

 
Swisslane Farm's Angus Calf. We love our cows and we raise only the best. This high quality angus is ready to be yours.

Swisslane Farm's Angus Calf. We love our cows and we raise only the best. This high quality angus is ready to be yours.

Zooks Farm Services has graciously come forward to sponsor our event. We are extremely grateful for their support.

Zooks Farm Services has graciously come forward to sponsor our event. We are extremely grateful for their support.

 
Dairy Discovery 2 hr. Barn Rental- with a pig roast meal. It is the whole package. Rent the barn for 80-100 people and have dinner of pulled pork and 2 sides prepared for you right here. Arrive to the delicious smell of the pork roasting, have fun and serve your party in style. Thanks to the collaboration of Kyle Boston, Donna Oesch and Dairy Discovery.

Dairy Discovery 2 hr. Barn Rental- with a pig roast meal. It is the whole package. Rent the barn for 80-100 people and have dinner of pulled pork and 2 sides prepared for you right here. Arrive to the delicious smell of the pork roasting, have fun and serve your party in style. Thanks to the collaboration of Kyle Boston, Donna Oesch and Dairy Discovery.

Another blessing from Timpson’s, sponsoring our auction to help our program. All of our sponsors help make our night of fundraising a true success.

Another blessing from Timpson’s, sponsoring our auction to help our program. All of our sponsors help make our night of fundraising a true success.

 
GreenMark donated this amazing set, to make sure your yard looks amazing this fall. Stihl blower with ear protectors are the perfect fall tools.

GreenMark donated this amazing set, to make sure your yard looks amazing this fall. Stihl blower with ear protectors are the perfect fall tools.

 
 
 
 
Set of Adirondack Chairs built and donated by our very giving Tom and Kathy Nugent.

Set of Adirondack Chairs built and donated by our very giving Tom and Kathy Nugent.

 
Time to get pampered. Hair cut, color, and don’t forget your nails, thanks to Heidi Christines. Add high end hair products and you’ll be ready to leave the house in style.

Time to get pampered. Hair cut, color, and don’t forget your nails, thanks to Heidi Christines. Add high end hair products and you’ll be ready to leave the house in style.

 
Norwex Gift Box, thanks to Kris Nonhof, amother of 5, who loves using and selling Norwex to help households in their mission to be clean and chemical free.

Norwex Gift Box, thanks to Kris Nonhof, amother of 5, who loves using and selling Norwex to help households in their mission to be clean and chemical free.

 
A day with Farmer Fred Oesch. Drive a combine and spend the day living the life of a farmer. Bring your boots and be ready for an experience.

A day with Farmer Fred Oesch. Drive a combine and spend the day living the life of a farmer. Bring your boots and be ready for an experience.

 
Lynch's Metal Fab Sign designed just for that person who appreciates the simple things in life.

Lynch's Metal Fab Sign designed just for that person who appreciates the simple things in life.

 
6x24 fused glass sunflower shadow box frame. Beautifully made and well known for her artwork. Thank you Gail Vansledright, for this gift.

6x24 fused glass sunflower shadow box frame. Beautifully made and well known for her artwork. Thank you Gail Vansledright, for this gift.

 
For your next oil change, let William Link take care of your car or truck. We love that family members of every age are getting involved with the Dairy Discovery mission.

For your next oil change, let William Link take care of your car or truck. We love that family members of every age are getting involved with the Dairy Discovery mission.

 
Chocolate lovers beware. You will want to fight for a basket of delicious, chocolate no bake cookies made by our very own Michelle Oesch.

Chocolate lovers beware. You will want to fight for a basket of delicious, chocolate no bake cookies made by our very own Michelle Oesch.

 
See 20/20 with a comprehensive eye exam with optomap photos, thanks to Annie Oesch. She’ll help make sure you can see all the magic in the world. Does your whole family need an eye exam? Win up to 4 exams.

See 20/20 with a comprehensive eye exam with optomap photos, thanks to Annie Oesch. She’ll help make sure you can see all the magic in the world. Does your whole family need an eye exam? Win up to 4 exams.

 
An adventure for 2 to challenge your brain, solve puzzles, crack codes, and find clues before time runs out. See if you are up for the challenge to make the great escape in the Escape Room in Grand Rapids.

An adventure for 2 to challenge your brain, solve puzzles, crack codes, and find clues before time runs out. See if you are up for the challenge to make the great escape in the Escape Room in Grand Rapids.

 
Pizza Hut here we come! Be the winner of Pizza Hut vouchers and you have dinner all set to go. What are your favorite pizza toppings?

Pizza Hut here we come! Be the winner of Pizza Hut vouchers and you have dinner all set to go. What are your favorite pizza toppings?

 
Ready for wild animal adventure? Boulder Ridge donated this fun and exciting basket with apparel, toys, candy and a gift certificate. You can go on your next zoo adventure in style.

Ready for wild animal adventure? Boulder Ridge donated this fun and exciting basket with apparel, toys, candy and a gift certificate. You can go on your next zoo adventure in style.

 
This isn’t a small play house. This toy barn stands 3 feet tall and 3 feet wide ready for any kids imagination. Hand built by a group at Bellamy Creek Vocational Village.

This isn’t a small play house. This toy barn stands 3 feet tall and 3 feet wide ready for any kids imagination. Hand built by a group at Bellamy Creek Vocational Village.

 
Men’s XL arctic lined Carhartt. No excuse not to go outside with this coat. Thank you Caledonia Elevator

Men’s XL arctic lined Carhartt. No excuse not to go outside with this coat. Thank you Caledonia Elevator

 
This adorable crocheted calf wants to come home for cuddles. Handmade by Sarah Higgins.

This adorable crocheted calf wants to come home for cuddles. Handmade by Sarah Higgins.

All American Corn Hole Set made with with pride by Jeff Smith along with his son, Adam.

All American Corn Hole Set made with with pride by Jeff Smith along with his son, Adam.

 
Gift Card extravaganza- bid on multiple gift cards from many local businesses, including, BP, Contempo Salon, QGT and more!

Gift Card extravaganza- bid on multiple gift cards from many local businesses, including, BP, Contempo Salon, QGT and more!

 
This beautiful, large sign thanks to Make Me New Again. Hang it in your house to remind you of the grace we are blessed with in our lives.

This beautiful, large sign thanks to Make Me New Again. Hang it in your house to remind you of the grace we are blessed with in our lives.

 
This beautiful table was handmade and is ready for your home. Nothing better then hand crafted furniture, and this is a beautiful finish perfect for your next farmhouse dinner. Built and donated by Ashly Dressander.

This beautiful table was handmade and is ready for your home. Nothing better then hand crafted furniture, and this is a beautiful finish perfect for your next farmhouse dinner. Built and donated by Ashly Dressander.

 
Fishing trip for 2 on Lake MI along with our very own Jerry and Annie Link.

Fishing trip for 2 on Lake MI along with our very own Jerry and Annie Link.

 
American Flag that once hung over the state capital building given to us by David Hildibrand. Hang it with pride.

American Flag that once hung over the state capital building given to us by David Hildibrand. Hang it with pride.

 
Are those numbers a big jumble? Wendy Crace can help with 5 hours of tutoring up to Algebra. Become a pro and bring that grade up.

Are those numbers a big jumble? Wendy Crace can help with 5 hours of tutoring up to Algebra. Become a pro and bring that grade up.

 
A fun night out with friends. Have your next party at AMF Bowling. This certificate is good for a party of 10 including shoes and bowling. Go for a turkey.

A fun night out with friends. Have your next party at AMF Bowling. This certificate is good for a party of 10 including shoes and bowling. Go for a turkey.

 
Enjoy a great night out right here in Clarksville. Farmhouse Pizza will spoil you with a gift certificate that will let you choose whatever your appetite desires.

Enjoy a great night out right here in Clarksville. Farmhouse Pizza will spoil you with a gift certificate that will let you choose whatever your appetite desires.

 
SUN, SAND, AND MARGARITAS IN CABO No, you are not dreaming. The high bidder will receive a wonderful eight (8) day, seven (7) night stay in Cabo San Lucas deluxe accommodations for two (2). Experience all the best of the Baha peninsula

SUN, SAND, AND MARGARITAS IN CABO
No, you are not dreaming. The high bidder will receive a wonderful eight (8) day, seven (7) night stay in
Cabo San Lucas deluxe accommodations for two (2). Experience all the best of the Baha peninsula

 
Fight the winter flab with 1 month of Fit Boot Camp through Elite Fitness Group in Grand Rapids. You will feel good and energized.

Fight the winter flab with 1 month of Fit Boot Camp through Elite Fitness Group in Grand Rapids. You will feel good and energized.

 
A highly prized meat. Waygu beef is very tender and perfectly marbleized, giving it a decedant, melt in your mouth taste. Dairy Discovery is auctioning off 1/4 of a cow to fill your freezer with.

A highly prized meat. Waygu beef is very tender and perfectly marbleized, giving it a decedant, melt in your mouth taste. Dairy Discovery is auctioning off 1/4 of a cow to fill your freezer with.

 
This basket is perfect to help you complete that next project. Chalk paint and all the tools to make it look amazing, thanks to North Star Antiques.

This basket is perfect to help you complete that next project. Chalk paint and all the tools to make it look amazing, thanks to North Star Antiques.

 
Another chance for a story of a lifetime. Even if it’s a fish tale. Head out in Arcadia on a 23ft boat for a fishing trip for 2-4 adults. Catch dinner, catch some rays, and catch some smiles.

Another chance for a story of a lifetime. Even if it’s a fish tale. Head out in Arcadia on a 23ft boat for a fishing trip for 2-4 adults. Catch dinner, catch some rays, and catch some smiles.

 
2 tickets to MSU Football game vs Penn State, October 26th. WooHoo! Donated by MI Farm Bureau.

2 tickets to MSU Football game vs Penn State, October 26th. WooHoo! Donated by MI Farm Bureau.

Swisslane Specialty Shop gift basket, filled with many of our local, delicious goodies and a gift card to help you finish your shopping.

Swisslane Specialty Shop gift basket, filled with many of our local, delicious goodies and a gift card to help you finish your shopping.

 
Necklace- Swierenga Jewelers

Necklace- Swierenga Jewelers

 
Michigan Sign Made by our own Jerry Link

Michigan Sign Made by our own Jerry Link

 
Madelyn Crace Photography- 1 hour photo shoot plus 25 edited photos.

Madelyn Crace Photography- 1 hour photo shoot plus 25 edited photos.

 
Pick up load of mulch- 4 cubic feet worth! Blough Hardwood is generously donating this times 4! That’s right. 4 truck loads.

Pick up load of mulch- 4 cubic feet worth! Blough Hardwood is generously donating this times 4! That’s right. 4 truck loads.

 
Lowe's bucket of tools. Get to work on those special projects with a Lowe's

Lowe's bucket of tools. Get to work on those special projects with a Lowe's

 
A ride along with our very own GRPD sergeant Brendon Albert

A ride along with our very own GRPD sergeant Brendon Albert

 
This beautiful glass jar, is ready for your next stylish event. Holds up to 8 gallons of fluids and adds a beautiful touch, thanks to Melva and Ralph Ludge.

This beautiful glass jar, is ready for your next stylish event. Holds up to 8 gallons of fluids and adds a beautiful touch, thanks to Melva and Ralph Ludge.

 
Beautiful black onyx necklace. Go out in style with this piece designed and donated by Tim French.

Beautiful black onyx necklace. Go out in style with this piece designed and donated by Tim French.

 
Fill you belly with goodies from Heritage Bakery. A basket filled with 1 Challah bread, 1 cinnamon swirl bread, cookies and chocolate muffins.

Fill you belly with goodies from Heritage Bakery. A basket filled with 1 Challah bread, 1 cinnamon swirl bread, cookies and chocolate muffins.

 
Take care of your baby, with this ultimate car care kit. 4 oil changes, gas card, car organizers, trash and armoral wipes. Drive around in style with a well cared for vehicle.

Take care of your baby, with this ultimate car care kit. 4 oil changes, gas card, car organizers, trash and armoral wipes. Drive around in style with a well cared for vehicle.

 
How about this for a treat! A vintage 1965 Ford Custom 4 door project car. Make memories working on this classic and cruising around town showing off your hard work. A one-of-a-kind item.

How about this for a treat! A vintage 1965 Ford Custom 4 door project car. Make memories working on this classic and cruising around town showing off your hard work. A one-of-a-kind item.

 
Look at these beautiful items from Target! Decorate your home for fall with this gift basket filled to the rim with everything you need plus a gift card to get what you don’t see. Thanks to Ericka and Mike Gramza.

Look at these beautiful items from Target! Decorate your home for fall with this gift basket filled to the rim with everything you need plus a gift card to get what you don’t see. Thanks to Ericka and Mike Gramza.

 
Show your patriotic spirit with these handcrafted, wooden American flags. Measures a large 20”x30”. Donated by Cyndi Gerbasi and hand crafted by Fred Vining.

Show your patriotic spirit with these handcrafted, wooden American flags. Measures a large 20”x30”. Donated by Cyndi Gerbasi and hand crafted by Fred Vining.

 
1/2 hour ride with Larry Wingeier in Cessna 182 plane for 3 people. See Alto from a whole new perspective.

1/2 hour ride with Larry Wingeier in Cessna 182 plane for 3 people. See Alto from a whole new perspective.

Beautiful Mums just in time for fall decorating. Bring the beautiful colors of fall to your yard. Donated by Koetseir’s Greenhouse, Heidi’s, and Cherry Valley Greenhouse.

Beautiful Mums just in time for fall decorating. Bring the beautiful colors of fall to your yard. Donated by Koetseir’s Greenhouse, Heidi’s, and Cherry Valley Greenhouse.

 
Golf for 4 from Saskatoon Golf Course.

Golf for 4 from Saskatoon Golf Course.

 
MVP Sports Club 3 month all star family membership.

MVP Sports Club 3 month all star family membership.

 
Handmade, pallet wood coffee table. Rustic living on this beautiful table ready to add style to your home. Thanks to Kirt Peterson II

Handmade, pallet wood coffee table. Rustic living on this beautiful table ready to add style to your home. Thanks to Kirt Peterson II

 
4 Griffins Hockey Tickets- Use them all for one game or split them up for multiple games. You pick the game! Your choice! Plus a $400 gift card for dinner and stay in downtown GR! Ultimate night out.

4 Griffins Hockey Tickets- Use them all for one game or split them up for multiple games. You pick the game! Your choice! Plus a $400 gift card for dinner and stay in downtown GR! Ultimate night out.

 
The favorite part of every meal. The fluffy soft dinner roll. Donna Oesch makes the most amazing from scratch and will offer 50 rolls for 4 different events. Let her help you with your next catered event.

The favorite part of every meal. The fluffy soft dinner roll. Donna Oesch makes the most amazing from scratch and will offer 50 rolls for 4 different events. Let her help you with your next catered event.

 
Add this to your farmhouse style. This precious picture was designed by one of it’s vendors from North Star Antiques.

Add this to your farmhouse style. This precious picture was designed by one of it’s vendors from North Star Antiques.

 
Dog grooming session for that dog that loves to roll around in the dirt from Clarksville Feed Store

Dog grooming session for that dog that loves to roll around in the dirt from Clarksville Feed Store

 
Perfect dessert made with love. Joanna Link will make you a homemade, tummy grumbling pie perfect for the next get-together or just an evening alone and a hungry belly.

Perfect dessert made with love. Joanna Link will make you a homemade, tummy grumbling pie perfect for the next get-together or just an evening alone and a hungry belly.

 
Whether you prefer the serenity of the outdoors with ski slopes and the sky blue waters of Lake Tahoe or the excitement and lights of the Las Vegas strip, you’re a winner! Enjoy four days and three nights for two adults in Las Vegas at the Gold Coast, Luxor, Excalibur or Tropicana   or   Lake Tahoe at the Hard Rock Hotel or Harvey’s Hotel and Casino, a Caesar’s property.

Whether you prefer the serenity of the outdoors with ski slopes and the sky blue waters of Lake Tahoe or the excitement and lights of the Las Vegas strip, you’re a winner! Enjoy four days and three nights for two adults in Las Vegas at the Gold Coast, Luxor, Excalibur or Tropicana or Lake Tahoe at the Hard Rock Hotel or Harvey’s Hotel and Casino, a Caesar’s property.

 
I scream you scream! Get ice a quart of ice cream every month for a year, thanks to the Ice Cream Jeanie. They are also blessing us with ice cream during the evenings activities. Looking forward to their delicious treat.

I scream you scream! Get ice a quart of ice cream every month for a year, thanks to the Ice Cream Jeanie. They are also blessing us with ice cream during the evenings activities. Looking forward to their delicious treat.

 
Did you know goat’s milk was this versatile? All of these natural products, from our very own Stephanie Grinage, were made with the milk from her goats.

Did you know goat’s milk was this versatile? All of these natural products, from our very own Stephanie Grinage, were made with the milk from her goats.

 
Tom Oesch brought this special treat. Handmade by him and ready for your next event. This high top table can come out when you need to accommodate extra guests, then folds to be put away when they leave.

Tom Oesch brought this special treat. Handmade by him and ready for your next event. This high top table can come out when you need to accommodate extra guests, then folds to be put away when they leave.

 
Fleece lined Carhartt coat ready for hard work in the cool weather. Thanks to Caledonia Elevator.

Fleece lined Carhartt coat ready for hard work in the cool weather. Thanks to Caledonia Elevator.

 
Gift certificate redeemable for either 50 delicious cupcakes or 1 two layer cake, too beautiful to eat, yet too delicious to resist.

Gift certificate redeemable for either 50 delicious cupcakes or 1 two layer cake, too beautiful to eat, yet too delicious to resist.