JWO Notes and Market Report for 3-4-21

March Fourth! If you plan to start or do anything notable, today would be as good a day as any. Top dairy cows 2150 Larry Brubaker, Colby. 2100, 2000 Jonas Stutzman, Milladore. Many good cows 1100- 1975. Medium quality springing heifers 700- 1100. Open Holstein...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 2-25-21

Riddle me this. What do the Deep state, Bitcoin, and Santa Claus have in common? Another nice run of cattle today. We sold 174 dairy cows, 58 dairy heifers, 110 cull cows, 28 fats, 77 feeder cattle, 4 dairy bulls, 11 market bulls, 70 bull calves, 10 heifer calves. Top...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 2-18-21

We found out good cattle still sell well. Nolan and Ruth Metzger complete herd dispersal of excellent quality cows topped at $3500. 25 cows sold from 2100- 3000 with 86 cows averaging $1915. Top cow from the second herd dispersal $2100 Randolph Kafka, Athens. Many...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 2/4/21

Had a weather market today. Snow and wind! Top cows were a little lower but overall the market was steady. Many good cows sold 1100- 1750. Top 1825 Jonathan Shirk, Colby. Sprining heifers 850- 1250. Open Holstein heifers mostly 75- 90 cents per pound. Several groups...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 1-28-21

According to some reports Tesla is a really big deal. I see they delivered nearly 500,000 vehicles last year. Wonder if I’m the only person left that has never yet seen one? Dairy market steady. Better fresh cows 1700- 2000. 2000 Arlin High, Loyal. 2000 Srnka...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 1/21/21

NOW can we just move on and get along for the next four years?! Sold 144 dairy cows today. Better cows 1500- 2200. Top 2400 Kyle Schmitt, Cadott. Many cows 1100- 1475. Buyers selective on quality. Limited selection of heifers today. Top springer 1400. Open Holstein...