2015 Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup News Release
The 49th Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup Sale was held on September 27, 2015. A total of 159 head of steers and heifers, were shown on Saturday and sold the following day.
A 632 pound steer exhibited by Wood & Co., Ted Wood, Bloomingdale was selected as Grand Champion; and sold for $4,000.00 to Gage Chestnut, Hanoverton, Oh. The Reserve Champion steer was also an entry from Wood & Co., Ted Wood, and sold for $3,800.00 to Jason Mushrush, New Philadelphia, OH.
In the heifer division Tim Shegog, Cambridge, exhibited the Champion Heifer which sold for $3,300.00 to Frederick Becker, Whipple, OH. The Reserve Champion Heifer exhibited by Greg Woodard, New Concord, sold for $3,000.00 to Rochelle Dillon, Glouster, OH.
Buyers were in attendance from Ohio, Penn., and West Virginia. The average for the 41 heifers was $1,655.49 and the 118 steers averaged $1,502.54 with the overall average being $1,541.98.
The 50th OFCR will be held September 24 & 25, 2016, at the OHIO Expo Center & State Fairgrounds in Columbus, OH. For more information on this event or to report success with your 2015 purchases, contact Janet Roberts (740-638-4321) or Barb Menzie (740-432-6005) or visit our website: ohiofeedercalfroundup.com.