Steele Moyer Rocky Mountain 4H Club
Lot Number:85
Completed
Start Time:7/24/2020 9:00:00 PM
End Time:7/26/2020 2:01:56 AM
Bid Count:12
Winning User:5124 (Colorado)
Starting Bid:$66.00
Bid Increment:$100.00
Current Bid:$1,400.00
Bidding complete
Watching:6

 

Hello,                                                                                                                           My name is Steele Moyer.  I participate in Eagle County 4 H and this year we have a new way of doing our auction.  This is due to Covid. So many things have changed with the virus, I am just happy to have been able to still raise my project and to have an opportunity to show her and sell her.

It was great to have something to work on while so many things were changing in the world.  I raised my swine at my house so I did not have to wear a mask around her.  I live on a small farm on Brush Creek Road with my family.  I am 13 years old. I’ve been in 4-H 5 years.

Here's A picture of my Gilt:

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I have a Notch 8-2 x bred Gilt hog from D & D Genetics for sale.

Her weight as of 07/10/2020 was 245.

Her Breed is an x bred Gilt

“Night” is her name, my animals market strength is that as of July,10 2020 is 245lbs. 

The optimal weight for butchering is 280.

Based upon her gain she will be right at the perfect weight when the auction and show are in July!

I have participated in 4-H because it is a learning experience and makes you more responsible because you have duties. The money helps me invest it in Edwards jones to make more money in stocks and that will help me buy a vehicle and pay for college.

My swine has been fed Moormans swine food which I get from the Silt Food Coop.  Jerry comes up each week and we help him unload it.  My swine has had two room mates this summer.  My brother, Maverick was raising a swine and our family also had one.  It is good to have more than one in a pen. 

Our pen is right next to Brush Creek so it stayed nice and cool this summer.  

We made sure that we had two waterers so they would not have to fight over water and we made sure that we had 4 feeders for the three hogs so they would not have to fight over feed. 

They have an enclosed shelter with a tin roof and concrete pad so that they can stay cool and dry and when it was cold we also had heat lamps in there for them. 

My hog is the happiest hog of the bunch.  She is always wagging her tail and is always curious when you approach her.  She doesn’t bite and she is not afraid of you. 

My goals for this year are to raise a well-rounded animal for 4 H and to make enough money to invest it in Edwards Jones but also to have enough to buy my next 4 h project for next year.

I would like to personally invite you to our Eagle County 4-H auction.   It is a virtual auction this year from July 24th at 3:00 pm through Saturday July 25th at 8:00 pm.  You have to go on line to https://www.stockshowauctions.com.  You will need to register as a buyer on the site. 

This is a terminal auction and all animals will be processed at Mountain Meat Packaging in Craig, Colorado.

Meat will then be delivered back to the fairgrounds on Wednesday, August 12th.

 


First Name:Steele
Last Name:Moyer
FFA Chapter or 4H Club Name:Rocky Mountain 4H Club
Validation Tag or Show reference#:Ear notch 8-2
County:Eagle county
City:Eagle
Animal Weight (in Pounds):274
Date of Reported Weight :07/23/2020
Type of Sale:Terminal - Buyer Wins Project at High Bid
NameAmount
Hobbs Excavating and Trucking LLC$100.00

BUYER TERMS

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EXTENDED BIDDING STYLE CLOSING FORMAT FOR THIS SALE! WHEN TIME EXPIRES, ALL LOTS ARE DECLARED SOLD!

ORIGINAL ENDING TIME: 7:00 PM MDT WITH EXTENDED BIDDING BY LOT TO FOLLOW! EXTENDED BIDDING WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THERE IS NO BIDDING FOR DETERMINED TIME DURING THIS PERIOD!

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PO Box 239
Eagle , Colorado 81631
United States

Purchases through the Eagle County Junior Livestock Auction, help to support a program that teaches and rewards strong morals and hard work ethics. It encourages youth leadership and promotes community involvement. The money may help fund a college career and support future 4-H projects. It also helps to support the future of American agriculture.

 

Market Value Minimum Bid per species:

Steer: $1000, Swine: $66, Lamb: $90, Goat: $51, Chicken: $10, Rabbit: $10, Turkey: $20, Ducks: $15

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·       In order for us to give you proper recognition when you make a purchase, it is best to use your business name as the UserName.  

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o   The “Retain for Own Use” or “Buyback” decisions are needed Saturday at the conclusion of the Sale in order for us to make delivery arrangements for the animals.

·       If you would like to make additional “Add-Ons” to exhibitors, you may do so up until 7:00 p.m. MST on Monday, July 27, 2020.

o   A final invoice will be emailed to you once the Add-On portion of the auction closes.