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5 Reasons to Go to the Sale Barn and 1 Reason Not To

| 3/4/2016 4:08:00 PM

Candi JohnsIf you live in a rural area, there is a chance that a local Livestock Auction is happening near you.

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Livestock Auctions (also called "sale barns") are places where livestock producers and buyers come together. It's a great place for the farmer to sell any extra livestock he has for profit. It is also a great opportunity for the average "Joe" to get his hands on some animals (usually at a fair price).

The internet, local papers or your extension office can probably direct you to the nearest Livestock Auction (if there's one near).

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Sale Barns can be fun. There are the animals. There are the friends. There are the snacks.

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