54th Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup

A beautiful fall weekend welcomed exhibitors and prospective buyers to the 54th Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup held at the new location, the Muskingum County Fairgrounds, Zanesville, OH Sept. 26th and 27th,  2020.  A total of 96 head of steers and heifers was shown on Saturday and sold on Sunday.

A  748  pound steer, exhibited by Wood & Company, Ted Wood, Bloomingdale, OH.  was selected as Grand Champion and sold for $4,800.00.  Reserve Champion steer weighing 678 pounds, was an entry from Leroy Billman, Fredericktown, OH., and sold for $4,000.00.  In the heifer division the Grand Champion Heifer was exhibited by Goff Genetics/G40W, Zanesville, OH. and sold for $5,000.00.  The Reserve Champion Heifer exhibited by Keirns Club Calves, Millfield, OH .was sold for $3,000.00.

Buyers were registered from Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Texas and Virginia.  The average for the 33 heifers was $1,855.00 and the average for the 63 steers was $1,629.00.

The 55th Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup will be held on September 25 and 26, 2021, at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds.  For more information on this event or to report your success with your 2020 purchases, contact Janet Roberts @(740-638-4321) or hrfarmsjj@windstream.net.