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Junior Livestock Sale

Join Us July 22nd, 2023

  • Supporting youth with recognition for their hard work on their project:
  • Help young exhibitors finance their future
  • Recognition during the sale
  • Free advertising
  • Your contributions may be tax deductible
  • A great way to say “Thank You” to parents of youth who support your business
  • Opportunity to purchase quality meat

July 22, 2023

Buyer Luncheon- 11:00am - 12:30pm in SWINK Hall

Pre-Sale activities - 12:30 pm in Owens Arena
Livestock Sale - 1:00 pm in Owens Arena

Unable to attend in person? Join us virtually by registering online at Stock Show Auctions.

Follow the link provided below.


Animals are sold by the head, not by the pound.The floor price for that day will be announced at the sale.
As each animal is led into the ring the auctioneer will start the bidding.If you wish to bid on a particular 4-H member’s animal, raise your hand to signal the bid. Make sure a ringman or the auctioneer acknowledges your bid. The highest bidder buys the animal.

Once you purchase an animal you have the following options:

1. Custom Harvest
  • You pay the full bid price
  • Select your processor from the pre-defined list
  • Livestock Committee delivers animal to the processor
  • Contact the processor on Monday with cutting and packaging instructions
  • You are responsible for picking up your meat and paying all processing costs.
  • Enjoy your home raised meat

2. Buyback
  • Sale Committee will buy back the animal at market (floor) price
  • You pay only the difference between the market price and the full bid price (your bid)
  • No other arrangements are necessary

HOW To Purchase if you cannot attend:

If you would like to support the sale, but cannot attend the auction, please contact Patty Woodard at: (719) 439-2010 or for further information.


If you wish to support the exhibitors but are unable to purchase an animal, you have the option to do “Add-On” money. With this option, you can add a set dollar amount to a specific exhibitor’s animal.


Payment is expected the day of the sale via cash, check, credit/debit cards.
Please make checks payable to: El Paso County Jr. Livestock Sale Committee


Each successful buyer will receive a buyer’s plaque, special edition hat, and a color picture of the 4-H member and animal for display in his/her business.In addition, Buyers of Grand and Reserve Grand Champions, in all species, will receive special plaques, pictures, and banners commemorating their purchases.

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Our thanks to our wonderful 2023 Sponsors

Ed Glaser
Farmers State Bank
Watts Upfitting

A & E Tire

Accolade Homes of Calhan

All Stitched Up

A & M Repair

Builders First Source

Calhan Auction Market, Inc.

Calhan Feed & Supply

Wade & Sheila Canaday

DNA Cattle Company

Ed Glaser Propane, Inc.

Farmers State Bank

Flying Horse Ranch

Kent & Wilma Greenwood

Hoo Motors

Randy Lewis

Magnafuel Products

Mountain Splendor Services, Inc.

NAPA of Calhan

NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Pony Express Marketing

Precision Interior Trim, Inc.

Rafter 6W Feeders

Rampart Supply, Inc.

Ranchland News

Rod Ermel Associates

Rooster’s Grille & Pizzeria

Spruce Hill Ranch

S & T Auto

Herman Stuke

The Calhan Posse

Watts Upfitting

Woodard Limousin

Woolsey’s Food Center
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