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Rolling Prairie District

Market Livestock Spreadsheets

Use these to help you determine the weight of animal to purchase, etc.

Market Beef Weight Chart

Market Hog Weight Chart

Market Lamb Weight Chart

Market Goat Weight Chart

Market Livestock Information

YQCA Requirement
Members that wish to sell at the livestock premium sale, must meet the weight and ADG requirements of the species in which they are enrolled.  Also, they must be YQCA certified.  This means they must attend a YQCA meeting or complete an online course for YQCA.  Once the member completes the certification, they are to let Michael Hogan, Elk County Livestock Sale Committee Secretary/Treasurer know.  YQCA stands for Youth for Quality Care of Animals.

Market Livestock Weight and ADG Requirements

SpeciesWeightADG
Market Beefminimum of 1050 lbs1.8 lbs/day
Market Hog220 - 320 lbs1.1 lbs/day
Market Lamb100 - 155 lbs0.25 lbs/day
Market Goat50 - 120 lbs0.20 lbs/day

Market Beef

  • February 24 -- 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.; Howard Fairgrounds (143 days)

Market Hog/Sheep/Goat

  • April 26 -- 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.; Howard Fairgrounds (82 days)
  • April 27 -- 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.; Howard Fairgrounds (81 days)