Top Seller at State Fair`s Livestock Auction Brings $47,500
The 2018 grand champion steer in the 50th Annual Governor`s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction at the Wisconsin State Fair was sold Wednesday night for $47,500. Reid Runkel`s 1,325 pound Crossbred steer, named Scooby, was purchased by Meijer Supermarkets. No stranger to the show ring, the 17-year-old Racine County exhibitor from Burlington showed the Champion Simmental Steer at last year`s fair.   ...more

Ken Notes: Special thanks to new player Meijer for this purchase. This is 35.85 per pound on the hoof...



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