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2020 El Paso County Junior Livestock Sale Photos

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Thank you to all who came out and tuned in to support all of these incredible young producers!
REASONS TO BE A SUPPORTER OF THE SALE
  • 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

Quality is the goal of all 4-H/FFA members who bring some of the finest animals raised in El Paso County to the Junior Livestock Sale. Your participation in the sale is a tribute to the youth as you recognize and reward quality by helping to “Make the best better” the 4-H Motto.

Junior Livestock Sale Animals and Results Here:

https://www.stockshowauctions.com/auctions/2129-El...
**Click on the exhibitors photo- on the "View Lot Details" tab for more information on the exhibitor and their project!

2020 Buyer's Sale Catalog- Includes Sale Order

A SPECIAL INVITATION!

Join us for the annual Junior Livestock Sale on July, 2021 at the El Paso County Fair & Events Center in Calhan, Colorado.

The Livestock Sale is the culmination of 4-H/FFA member’s year-long project efforts.It is the final step in their livestock project where the educational marketing aspects come to life. This learn-by-doing project provides members with the unique opportunity to gain many valuable life skills such as communication, critical thinking, financial management, organization, responsibility, confidence, and leadership skills. The community is vital as we connect and partner with our youth to make positive contributions to our communities.

YOUR PURCHASE IS AN INVESTMENT IN THEIR FUTURE...SO PLEASE JOIN US!

HOW THE SALE WORKS

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 epcojrlivestocksalecommittee@gmail.com for further information.

ADD-ON SUPPORT

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 AFTER THE SALE

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

PUBLICITY

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 2020 Sponsors

Rampart
Ed Glaser
Farmers State Bank
Rampart Supply, Inc.
El Paso County 4-H Foundation, Inc.
Ed Glaser Propane, Inc.
Farmers State Bank
Sunbelt Rentals
Blue Line Print & Design
Lawson Angus
Woodard Limousin
Ledom Performance Equipment & Diesel Repair
BMC
Dan Elwood
Martha Reed
Humble BBQ
Vandergriff Herefords
Rockin’ B Feed & Supply
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