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.
November 14, 2012
Here are the prices for Saturday’s meat goat consignment sale:
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
Lambs under 80 pounds: $1.45 per pound
Lambs over 80 pounds: $1.25 per pound
Ewes and Rams: $ .80 per pound
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.