2016 Flea Market Season Finale: Open Sept 27, 28, 29, 30, & Oct 1, 8am-5pm!


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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 9/28/16

You can also read the current market report on our mobile app, or the Facebook Group called "Shipshewana IN Livestock Sale"

29 Loads of Hay $70 to $180 per ton
2 Straw $80 to $90 per ton
20 Feeder Pigs    
  30 - 40 lbs. $10 to $20 per head
  40 - 50 lbs.   per head
  50 - 60 lbs.    
  60 - 70 lbs.    
46 Butcher Sows $0.28 to $0.36 per lb
  Hogs $0.35 to $0.36 per lb
21 Dairy Heifers $1350 to $1650 per head
301 Stocker and Feeder Cattle    
  Beef Type Steers $1.00 to $1.30 per lb
  Beef Type Heifers $0.90 to $1.10 per lb
  Holstein Steers $.60 to $.90 per lb
104 Veal Calves $.80 to $1.30 per lb
117 Sheep, Butcher Lambs $1.50 to $1.75 per lb
  Ewes $0.75 to $1.00 per lb
54 Goats    
  Billys $200 to $300 per head
  Nannys $75 to $150 per head
  Kids $75 to $150  
31 Butcher Bulls $.80 to $.95 per lb
370 Butcher Cattle    
  Choice Steers $.97 to $1.02 per lb
  Choice Heifers $.95 to $1.00 per lb
  Good Heifers $.90 to $.95 per lb
  Choice Holstein Steers $.90 to $.99 per lb
  Good Holstein Steers $0.80  per lb
237  Butcher Cows    
  Utility & Commercial Cows $0.55 to $0.65 per lb
  Canner & Cutter Cows $0.35 to $0.45 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!

  • Quilt Gardens Along the Heritage Trail

    May 30th - October 1st
  • August & September Featured Theme: Antiques & Old Trades

    Month of August
  • Seasonal Weekly Flea Market

    Tuesday, September 27th
  • Fall Extravaganza Extended Market

    September 27th - October 1st

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