Stratford  05/20/22 8:54:54 AM


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 Friday, May 20, 2022 

Fed Cattle (Sell most on Wednesdays) (Results from Wed. May 11th Sale)
High Yielding Choice to Prime Grading Beef Steers & Heifers 122-133
Choice Beef Steers and Heifers 105-121
High yielding choice and prime Holstein Steers & Heifers 125-135.50
Select and Choice Holstein Steers & Heifers  110-124
Unfinished Steers & Heifers Below 105
Cull Cows   Stronger 
20% sold from                                                                                                         77-87.50 Top of 95 Wednesday on high yielding beef cows
60% sold from 58-76
20% sold from Below 57
Direct Cow prices Call for pricing
Organic Market  
Good Certified Organic cows (for slaughter purposes) 110-118.50
Plainer quality, Lower Quality 95 & Down
Cull Bulls  (Most Sold on Wednesday)  
Most Market Bulls 90-111.50
(thin, full and horned bulls discounted) Below 85
Calves (sold by the head) Sharply lower
Good To Top Quality Holstein Bull Calves Sold Mostly 50-100
Top Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 30-45
Plain Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 25 & down
Quality Beef Calves 150-285
Light Weight and Off Quality Calves 40 & down
Feeder Cattle Stronger
Beef Steers under 400 lbs 120-170
Beef Steers 400 to 600 lbs 115-168
Beef Steers 600 to 800 lbs 100-150
Beef Steers over 800 lbs 100-125
Beef Heifers under 400 lbs 115-155
Beef Heifers 400 to 600 lbs. 110-155
Beef Heifers 600 to 800 lbs 100-140
Beef Heifers over 800 lbs 95-120
Holstein Steers under 400 lbs 90-112
Holstein Steers 400 to 600 lbs 90-110
Holstein Steers 600 to 800 lbs 80-110
Holstein Steers over 800 lbs 80-97.50
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:                                                                     1750-2525/hd                                
Springing Heifers                                                                        1400-1800/hd Top just fresh heifer up to 2475  
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) Lower
Butchers 70-73
Sows  62-65
Boars  24-27
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 Test

2022 Negative Tested Feeder Pig Schedule:
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Tuesday, August 9, 2022   



Sheep & Goat Markets 5/18/2022  
Sheep sold per pound  
Feeder Lambs 200-250
Market Lambs 125-200
Cull Ewes 60-72.50
Cull Rams No Test
Goats sold per head  
Cull Dairy Does (Boer Cross) 150-235/head
Cull Buck 240



Hay and Straw Markets 5/17/2022  
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 $35-55/bale
Small Round Bales (Grass Hay) 4x4 $25-$35/bale
Alfalfa Rounds 2nd & 3rd Crop $45-$55
Small Square Bales of Straw No Test
Small Square Bales Hay $2.50-$3.00/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, May 17th, 2022 




Special Upcoming Dairy Cattle Sale

May 24th @ 11:00 AM

Early Consignments:
Complete Herd Dispersal of 55 Top quality registered and grade Holstein milk cows. Cows are all A.I. bred and sired. The heifers are bred to a herd bull. Cows will sell with DHIA farmer pulled milk data records. Current tank average is 75# with 4.21 B.F. and 3.1 Protein, SCC of 110.  The cows are tie-stall housed and milked and left out daily. Full health program/vaccination program

Also consigned:

10 hand-picked fancy Holstein cows from a top herd

*Dairy Commission Rate of 5%* 


Next Feeder Cattle Sale 

Wednesday, May 25th at 12:00- Noon

Early Consignments:

(6) Angus Cross Heifers weighing 600-700#


Next Special Beef Breeding Bull Sale 

Wednesday, June 15th at 12:00- Noon



For Sale Private Treaty:

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!

Great Opportunity to pick 100 head of parlor free stall cows out of a herd of 450 cows. Contact Dennis Kroening for more information at (608)434-4032!

Pick 35 tie stall cows out of a herd of 45.  Contact Dennis Kroening for more information at (608)434-4032!

Great Opportunity!!  30 head of high quality dairy cattle.  All vaccinated and bred for all stages of lactation.  Call Dennis Kroening for more information at (608)434-4032

Complete Herd Disperal - NEW LISTING
(150) Holstein Dairy Cows. Parlor Cows! More information coming! For more information contact: Tim Gildernick at  608-477-1463 or Dennis Kroening at: 608-434-4032  


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