JWO Notes and Market Report 12-2-21

Upper 40’s in December sure is OK by me! Well its still all about quality! 68 herd cows averaged 1730. 17 Head sold 2000- 2500. Top 2900. Keith Horning Greenwood. Many decent cows 850- 1400. 15 Supreme quality springing Holstein heifers 1400- 1700. Many high...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 11-24-21

Just think, some night the stars will gleam, Upon a cold grey stone, And trace a name with silver beam, And lo! ’twill be your own. -Robert W. Service Had a shorter run of cattle today. Markets mostly steady with top dairy cows a little lower. Good fresh cows...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 11-18-21

In case the deer hunting thing doesn’t work out, I know where you can get large pieces of good meat for very reasonable. Recent price trends continued this week. Good dairy cows stronger, cull cows lower. Sold 227 dairy cows. Top 2500, 2400, 2300 Joel Glenz,...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 11-11-21

We got a brand new grandson yesterday. That’s number 15! 9 girls, 6 boys. Always enjoyable selling high- quality and hand- picked cows! Top cows today 2450, 2400, 2150 Marlin Horst, Thorp. 2450, 2050 Michael Martin, Colby. 2400, 2200 Jonathan Shirk, Colby. 2300...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 10-28-21

No one asked for my opinion but spending money for Halloween decorations has to rate towards the top of stupid investments. Top dairy cows sold higher today. 2100 Willard Brubacker, Stratford. 2000, 1900 Hank Boschma, Athens. 1900, 1900 Swiss Brad Dorwin, Glenwood...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 10-21-21

Recently I witnessed two parties settle a long standing disagreement over a sizable sum of money. Deep down I’m guessing everyone involved is wondering, “now why didn’t we just do that a long time ago?” Dairy cows steady to stronger from last...