Huntingdon Junior Livestock Sale Brings in $250,000

9/1/2012 7:00 AM

HUNTINGDON, Pa. — Buyers gathered in force on Aug. 10 to support the 4-H and FFA members selling their project animals at the 2012 Huntingdon County Junior Livestock Sale.

Called by veteran auctioneer Mark Glick, 482 animals went through the sale ring bringing in a little more than $250,005.

The grand champion steer exhibited by Cortney Wright was sold for $3.65 a pound to Bill Shultz. The reserve champion exhibted by Nevaeh Gutshall sold for $2.75 a pound to Hoss’s Steak and Sea House. A total of 37 market steers sold for an average of $1.54 a pound.

The grand champion dairy beef exhibited by Heidi Walls sold for $4.25 a pound to Bill Hoover. The reserve champion exhibited by Aiden Barnett sold for $2 a pound to Detwiler’s Firewood and Logging. A total of 104 dairy beef steers sold for an average of $1.38 a pound.

The grand champion market hog exhibted by Jared Smith sold for $4.75 per pound to Amy Shenefelt. The reserve champion exhibited by Garret Cramer sold for $7.25 a pound to Bryan Smith Sale Pigs. A total of 128 market hogs sold for an average of $1.73 a pound.

The grand champion market lamb exhibited by Alex Shultz sold for $5.50 a pound to Team Chevrolet. The reserve champion exhibited by Cortney Wright sold for $5.50 a pound to Scott Wright Builders. A total of 86 market lambs sold for an average of $2.34 a pound.

The grand champion market goat exhibited by Caleb Wright sold for $6 a pound to Bedford Farm Bureau. The reserve champion exhibited by Abbey Cresswell sold for $6.50 a pound to Community State Bank. A total of 74 market goats sold for an average of $3.45 a pound.

The grand champion rabbit pen exhibited by Brianna Sroka sold for $50 a pound to Sam Hayes. The reserve champion exhibited by Brandon Morgan sold for $15 a pound to Team Chevrolet. A total of 53 pens of rabbits sold for an average of $7 a pound.


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