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Market animals available for purchase in Waitsburg

 

August 20, 2020

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One of three Mikesell hogs

Many Waitsburg youth have spent the summer raising animals with the hope of selling at local Fairs. As local events have canceled, many market animals have gone without buyers, and youth are hoping to recoup some costs so they can continue to raise quality animals for future events. The following animals will be available after Labor Day weekend unless otherwise arranged.

Raising a market steer is no easy task. On average, a steer costs more than $4,000 to raise, vet, and feed. The Daves family has two and a half beef available for purchase. Interested parties can contact Cindy Daves at (50...



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