Stratford  08/08/22 3:30:05 PM


214910 State Highway 97,
Stratford, WI 54484

 PO Box 51, Stratford, WI 54484
Phone: 715-687-4101
Fax:     715-687-3273


Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association continues to keep the health and safety of employers, producers, and
buyers its top priority.  
For current COVID-19 guidelines please click on COVID-19 Message


Market Manager: Logan Edenfield                                         

Cell Phone: 608-477-0154


Dairy Sales: Dennis Kroening 
Cell Phone: 608-434-4032
Market: 715-687-4101
Dairy Sales/ Field Service: Wade Schoneck
Cell Phone: 715-562-0211

Trucking Dispatch:  

Travis Wasmundt: 715-701-3946


Regular sales: Monday through Thursday

Monday:                Overnight Cattle (cows, fed cattle, and bulls) @ 9:30 a.m. Calves start @ approx. 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday: Market Cattle @ 11 a.m., Calves to follow.  Dairy Cattle sell @ 11 a.m. (1st & 3rd Tuesday)
Market Cattle @ 10 a.m., Calves @ 11:30 a.m.; Butcher Hogs, Sheep, & Goats 11:30 a.m.
Feeder and Beef Replacement Cattle @ 12:00 Noon, remainders to follow
Thursday: Market Cattle (cows, fed cattle, and bulls) @ 11 a.m.; Calves @12:00 Noon


Feeder Cattle: Every Wednesday at noon
Fed Cattle: Monday through Thursday
Feeder Pigs: 2nd Tuesday of the month at noon
Butcher Hogs: Every Wednesday at 11:30
Calf Auctions: Every Monday - Thursday
 NoSelling Certified Organic Cattle & Hay Each Tuesday  
Hay sale Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM  /  Cattle Sale at 11:00 AM
Stop Paying High Commission rates to sell your organic cattle!   

Standard and Regular commission fees apply. Cattle accepted Monday night until 10 PM and Tuesday until sale time.
Please have cattle to the market before start time. Things to remember: Bring your certificate with your first load
and have your cattle ear tagged.
Please call the market for more information or to schedule a farm visit.

Livestock Health and Supplies Catalog
  Click here to open the Catalog to order vaccines and other livestock supplies  

                                         Change in Hog Sale Schedule


Feeder Pigs Time Butcher Hogs Time
2nd Tuesday of the month 12:00 Noon Every Wednesday 11:30am


Phone: 715-687-4101  -  Fax: 715-687-3273 - Email:

Normal yard open receiving hours: for pickup/drop off
Sunday:  4 PM - 8 PM delivery
Monday:   6 AM - 10 PM  For after hours loading please call the Market
Tuesday:    6 AM - 10 PM  For after hours loading please call the Market
Wednesday:   6 AM - 10 PM  For after hours loading please call the Market
Thursday: 6 AM - 10 PM For after hours loading please call the Market
Friday:     6 AM - Noon



Equity Livestock Sales - Stratford


As of Monday, August 8, 2022 

Fed Cattle (Sell most on Wednesdays) (Results from Wed. Aug. 3rd Sale)
High Yielding Choice to Prime Grading Beef Steers & Heifers No test on very top end
Choice Beef Steers and Heifers 125-137
High yielding choice and prime Holstein Steers & Heifers 125-142.50
Select and Choice Holstein Steers & Heifers  115-124
Unfinished Steers & Heifers Below 115
Cull Cows   Stronger
20% sold from                                                                                                     84-102
60% sold from 65-83
20% sold from Below 65
Direct Cow prices Call for pricing
Organic Market  
Good Certified Organic cows (for slaughter purposes) 100-118
Plainer quality, Lower Quality 95 & Down
Organic Market Bulls  118-125.50
Cull Bulls  (Most Sold on Wednesday)  
Most Market Bulls 95-102
(thin, full and horned bulls discounted) Below 90
Calves (sold by the head) Holsteins Lower 
Good To Top Quality Holstein Bull Calves Sold Mostly 100-185
Top Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 20-25
Plain Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 15 & down
Good Quality Beef Calves 200-400
Light Weight and Off Quality Calves 50 & down
Feeder Cattle Steady 
Beef Steers under 400 lbs 120-160
Beef Steers 400 to 600 lbs 115-150
Beef Steers 600 to 800 lbs 100-148
Beef Steers over 800 lbs 95-120
Beef Heifers under 400 lbs 115-150
Beef Heifers 400 to 600 lbs. 110-142.50
Beef Heifers 600 to 800 lbs 100-132.50
Beef Heifers over 800 lbs 95-120
Holstein Steers under 400 lbs 105-145
Holstein Steers 400 to 600 lbs 100-136
Holstein Steers 600 to 800 lbs 100-132.50
Holstein Steers over 800 lbs 90-122.50
Fancy Replacement Beef Cows  
Plainer Quality Replacement Beef Cows   

Mismanaged cattle sell at severe discounts. (non-vaccinated, non-weaned, bulls, horns, thin, old, and poor quality cattle)

Dairy Replacement Cattle
Call Market for detailed Pricing: 


Top end milk cows:                                                                     1800-3100/hd                                
Springing Heifers                                                                        1400-2650/hd   
Open Heifers Under 500#                                                            85-100/lb  
Open heifers 500-700#                                                                75-90/lb   
Open heifers 700-900#                                                                75-90/lb  


Hog Markets (Sold by the pound)  
Butchers 80-89
Sows  60-70
Boars  34-36
Slaughter Pigs  No Test
Feeder Pigs: (Sold by the head)  
85 lbs.+ No Test
70-80 lbs. No Test 
60-70 lbs No Test
45-50lbs. 38.00/hd
25-35 lbs No Tes

2022 Negative Tested Feeder Pig Schedule:
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Tuesday, September 13, 2022 
Tuesday, October 11, 2022  



Sheep & Goat Markets 8/3/2022  
Sheep sold per pound  
Feeder Lambs 125-200
Market Lambs 120-180
Cull Ewes 90-135
Cull Rams 85-150
Goats sold per head  
Cull Dairy Does (Boer Cross) 140-185/head
Cull Buck 135-150



Hay and Straw Markets 8/2/2022  
Large Square Grass Mix 40-45/bale
Large Square Bales 2nd & 3rd Crop Alfalfa $60-$75/bale
Large Square Bales of Rye Straw $40-$45/bale
Round Hay Bales of Grass $35-50/bale
Small Round Bales (Grass Hay) 4x4 $20-$25/bale
Alfalfa Rounds 2nd & 3rd Crop $45-$55
Small Square Bales of Straw No Test
Small Square Bales Hay (new crop first & second crop) $2.75-3.50/bale
Round Cornstalk Bales 
(All Hay sold by the bale)



*Equity-Stratford Upcoming Sales Schedule!


*Hay Sale Held EVERY Tuesday at 10:00am!* 

NEXT SALE Tuesday, August 9th, 2022 
(26) Large Square Bales of Rye Straw
(100) Small Square Bales of 2nd Crop Hay
(14) Large Square Bales of Clover, Orchard Grass with a little Alfalfa



Special Upcoming Dairy Cattle Sale

August 16th @ 11:00 AM

Early Consignments: 


*Dairy Commission Rate of 5%* 

Special Feeder Cattle Sale

Wednesday, August 10th at 12:00- Noon

Early Consignments: 
(8) Purebred Black Angus Steers weighing 650-800, good quality 


For Sale Private Treaty:

**Equity currently has motivated buyers looking  for high quality milk cows/herds and springing heifers. Demand has been very strong and we have sold well over 400 head privately in the last several weeks!

NEW LISTING: 10 - 2nd & 3rd lactation Holstein Cows, Tiestall/Freestall.  Group averages 91lbs, 73scc 32 DIM (official test)  Contact Dennis Kroening for more information at (608)434-4032!

Pick 20-25 head of  Organic Dairy Cows from a herd of 160 head.  All breeds in this great herd!! For more information contact Wade at  715-562-0211


Registered Jersey Herd - 50 milk cows and 50 head of young stock. Cows are on official test and are classified. For more information contact Wade Schoneck at 608-485-1491
Milking Goat Herd of 350 milking does and an additional 90 head of doelings. Owner looking to sell entire herd. For more information contact Timm Gildernick at: 920-858-1368

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