53rd Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup

A beautiful fall weekend welcomed exhibitors and prospective buyers to the 53rd Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup held at the Ohio Exposition Center in Columbus, OH. Sept. 21st and 22nd, 2019. A total of 78 head of steers and heifers was shown on Saturday and sold on Sunday.

A 590 pound steer, exhibited by Wood & Co., Ted Wood, Bloomingdale, OH. was selected as Grand Champion and sold for $3,500.00. Reserve Champion steer weighing 710 pounds, was an entry from Duffy & Launder, Corning, OH., and sold for $3,800.00. In the heifer division the Grand Champion Heifer was exhibited by Cunningham Family Farms, Eric Cunningham, Coolville, OH. and sold for $3,000.00. The Reserve Champion Heifer exhibited by G40W Farm, Goff Genetics, Zanesville, OH .was sold for $2,700.00.

Buyers were present from Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia and Iowa. The average for the 29 heifers was $1,270.00 and the average for the 49 steers was $1,502.00. The 54th Ohio Feeder Calf Roundup will be held on September 20 and 21, 2020. For more information on this event or to report your success with your 2019 purchases, contact Janet Roberts (740-638-4321).