Consignment Sale a Huge Success

November 19, 2012

The November 17, SVMGA consignment sale was a huge success.  Halifax County Ag Director Leah Brown reported that 274 animals were sold:

Kids – 146

Does – 10

Bucks – 18

Lambs – 87

Sheep – 13

Thanks to everyone who volunteered and made this a success.

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Meat Goat Consignment Sale Prices

November 14, 2012

Here are the prices for Saturday’s meat goat consignment sale:

Goats

Kid goats 40-60 pounds: $1.65 per pound

Yearling goats: $1.45 per pound

High Yield Does: $ .90 per pound

Culls: $ .85 per pound

Bucks: $ .90 per pound

Sheep

Lambs under 80 pounds: $1.45 per pound

Lambs over 80 pounds: $1.25 per pound

Ewes and Rams: $ .80 per pound

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Reminder: Meat Goat Consignment Sale November 17

November 3, 2012

The Southern Virginia Meat Goat Association is having a meat goat consignment sale on Saturday, November 17, 2012. The sale starts at 7:00 A.M. and ends at 10:30 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).  Kids will be sold by the pound at a premium price. The price will be posted five days prior to sale on this website.

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. Yearling does, bucks and culls will be accepted but with separate pricing. SVMGA reserves the right to reject any animal.

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

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