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The Shipshewana Livestock Auction is every Wednesday, year-round.

Livestock Auction Schedule

10:00 am Hay

10:30 am Feeder Pigs

11:00 am Dairy Heifers / Dairy Cows

12:30 pm Feeder Cattle

2:30 pm Veal, Sheep, Lambs, Goats (in that order)

4:00 pm Butcher Bulls and Cows, Fat Cattle

For Buyers

From buyer numbers to livestock appraisals, click here for everything you need to know to buy at our next livestock auction.

For Sellers

From unloading to scrapie tags, click here for everything that you need to know to sell at our next livestock auction.

Commission & Fees

View a chart of our commission schedule based on % of Gross and Minimum per Head.

Current Market Report

For the week of 7/20/16

18 Loads of Hay $70 to $180 per ton
1 Straw $100 to $120 per ton
123 Feeder Pigs    
  30 - 40 lbs. $30 to $40 per head
  40 - 50 lbs. $40 to $50 per head
  50 - 60 lbs.    
  60 - 70 lbs.    
49 Butcher Sows $0.31 to $0.38 per lb
  Hogs $0.52 to $0.53 per lb
52 Dairy Heifers $1400 to $1575 per head
379 Stocker and Feeder Cattle    
  Beef Type Steers $1.00 to $1.50 per lb
  Beef Type Heifers $1.00 to $1.30 per lb
  Holstein Steers $.75 to $1.20 per lb
151 Veal Calves $.85 to $1.25 per lb
71 Sheep, Butcher Lambs $1.55 to $1.80 per lb
  Ewes $0.60 to $0.80 per lb
20 Goats    
  Billys $200 to $300 per head
  Nannys $85 to $185 per head
       
15 Butcher Bulls $.90 to $1.05 per lb
301 Butcher Cattle    
  Choice Steers $1.10 to $1.17 per lb
  Choice Heifers $1.07 to $1.12 per lb
  Good Heifers $1.03 to $1.07 per lb
  Choice Holstein Steers $1.05 to $1.09 per lb
  Good Holstein Steers $.95 to $1.03 per lb
192 Butcher Cows    
  Utility & Commercial Cows $0.65 to $0.80 per lb
  Canner & Cutter Cows $0.40 to $0.50 per lb

Upcoming Events

There’s always something exciting happening at Shipshewana. Browse our upcoming events, and book a room today so that you don’t miss out on your favorite event!

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    May 30th - October 1st
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  • Seasonal Weekly Flea Market

    Tuesday, July 19th
  • Seasonal Weekly Flea Market

    Wednesday, July 20th

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