Schmid Auction Company is a full time auction company that specializes in farmland, real estate, multipar, farm equipment, construction equipment, estates, Commercial real estate & antiques. Schmid auction uses the latest technology to get the top value for the seller. The owner Trent D. Schmid is a 3rd generation auctioneer. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Business from Illinois State University. Schmid Auction Company is a family owned business that has a passion for the auction method of marketing, honesty, & integrity. Many auctions you will see Trent’s father Richard D. Schmid that has been in the auction business since 1969 running the 2nd auction ring. Schmid Auction Co. has a complete professional staff from the beginning to the end. An auction is not just an action. It is a carefully planned & organized event from conception, marketing, set up, leading up to sale day.