52nd Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup

A beautiful fall weekend welcomed exhibitors and prospective buyers to the 52nd Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup held at the Ohio Exposition Center in Columbus, OH. Sept. 21st and 22nd, 2018. A total of 74 head of steers and heifers was shown on Saturday and sold on Sunday.

A 650 pound steer, exhibited by Wood & Co., Ted Wood, Bloomingdale, OH. was selected as Grand Champion and sold for $7,750.00. Reserve Champion steer weighing 546 pounds, was also an entry from Wood & Co., and sold for $8,000.00. In the heifer division the Grand Champion Heifer was exhibited by Cunningham Family Farms, Coolville, OH. and sold for $2,000.00. The Reserve Champion Heifer exhibited by Dave Armstrong, New Concord, was sold for $3,000.00.

Buyers were present from Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia and Ontario, Canada. The average for the 18 heifers was $1,458.00 and the average for the 56 steers was $2,136.00. The 53rd Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup will be held on September 20 and 21, 2019. For more information on this event or to report your success with your 2018 purchases, contact Janet Roberts (740-638-4321.