Meat Goat Consignment Sale This Weekend

Don’t forget:  The Southern Virginia Meat Goat Association is having a meat goat consignment sale this Saturday, February 18, 2012. The sale starts at 8:30 A.M. and ends at 11 A.M.  The sale will be held at the Halifax County Agricultural Marketing Center, 1001 Farmway Lane (Route 922), Halifax, VA 24558.

This sale is for good quality kids (35 lbs — 70 lbs).  Goats will be sold by the pound at the following prices:

Kids and lambs 35 pounds and up:  $1.85
Yearling goats: $1.35
High-yielding does and adult bucks:  $0.90
Poor quality does or excess fat:  $0.80
Adult ewes and rams :  $0.75

Commission Fees: $1 per head for SVMGA members. $5 per head for non-members. You can join SVMGA at the sale and pay the member fee. For more info about membership go to the “About” page on this website.

To include your goats (or sheep) in the sale, or to get more information, call Leah Brown, Ag Director, at 434-476-3066.

All animals must have a scrapie tag and be in good health.   SVMGA reserves the right to reject any animal.

For a copy of the sale registration form, click here.

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