Beef brings in the bread at Friday livestock auction (Audio & video included)
7/11/2014 10:29:42 PM
By Nate Dunham
The Jr. Fair livestock auction featured several local businesses teaming up Friday to buy the top entries in beef, goats, and rabbits.
The Grand Champion T-Bone Steer shown by Kyle Ackley sold for $7,000 to Egbert Livestock, Wilson Tire, Jackson Collision, S&S Volvo, First National Bank (New Bremen), AG Boogher & Son Inc, Maria Stein Grain, Andy Mayer Farms, Grand Rental Station, Awol Farms, Farm Credit Services, Sloan Insurance, Erwin Insurance, Airport Café, and Ryan Logistics.
Listen to Kyle Ackley discuss his sale and project during live coverage on WBLL.
The Reserve Grand Champion T-Bone Steer shown by Jackson Grimes (pictured right) sold for $5,100 to Kroger, Wendy’s, Community Markets, Citizens Federal Savings and Loan, Reliant Mechanical, Thompson, Dunlap, & Heydinger, National Salt Distributors, Steve Austin’s Auto Group, Liberty National Bank, Royer Realty, and Desperado’s.
The Grand Champion Dairy Steer shown by Hannah Gantz sold for $1,250 to Stevenson Construction and Stevenson Self-Storage.
The Reserve Grand Champion Dairy Steer shown by Amanda Ross (pictured right) sold for $1,700 to Parrott Implement, Ryan Logistics, Heritage Cooperative, Black Farms & Trucking, West Mansfield Buying Group, West Mansfield Ace Hardware, Black Farms & Trucking, Weiser Excavation, Fields Grocery, Mill Creek Insurance, Industrial Pulley, Smith Marathon Distributor, Paynes Plumbing & Heating, Parkside Dairy Barn, Hays Farm, Northside Animal Clinic, Reliant Mechanical, Steve Fansler (Attorney-at-Large), Nature Pure, and Liberty Bobcat.
The Grand Champion Market Goat shown by Levi Horsley sold for $1,700 to Gary & Brenda Comer, Indian Lake Outfitters, McKeestown Trading Post, Erwin Insurance, Ryan Logistics, and Royer Realty.
The Reserve Champion Market Goat shown by Russell Hites (pictured right) sold for $1,000 to Mary Rutan Hospital, Royer Realty, Thompson, Dunlap, & Heydinger, Richwood Banking Company, Erwin Insurance, Steve Austin’s Auto Group, Citizens Federal, Milroy Foundation, Reliant Mechanical, Desperado’s, and National Salt Distributors.
The Grand Champion Rabbit shown by Rebekah King sold for $500 to Royer Realty, Citizens Federal, Steve Austin’s Auto Group, Reliant Mechanical, and National Salt Distributors.
The Reserve Grand Champion Rabbit shown by Katelyn Reeves (pictured right) sold for $325 to Huntsville Area Businesses, Classic Swing, Country Auto Sales, Desperado’s, Doug Chamberlain, Duff Quarry, Fire Safety Services, H&H Environmental, Huntsville Town Trolley, Hurley Farms, Larry’s Golf Carts, Mr. Concrete, Ohio Lumber, Ohio Ready Mix, Plant World Greenhouse, Point Vending, Richwood Banking Company, Smith, Smith, Montgomery, and Chamberlain, Snapp Barber & Beauty Supply Inc, The Huntsville Event Center, Trupointe, Jamie’s Garage, Longhorn’s Bar and Grill, Fulkerson Trucking, Mike Brunner Building & Remodeling, Holly Powers Dance Studio, Wischmeyer Construction, and Patriot’s Attic.