Stratford  12/04/22 11:50:32 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 
ell 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, December 2, 2022 

Fed Cattle (Sell most on Wednesdays) (Results from Wed. Sale)
High Yielding Choice to Prime Grading Beef Steers & Heifers 135-144.50
Choice Beef Steers and Heifers 120-134
High yielding choice and prime Holstein Steers & Heifers 125-137
Select and Choice Holstein Steers & Heifers  110-124
Unfinished Steers & Heifers Below 110
Cull Cows    
20% sold from                                                                                         67-80 Top beef cows upto 87.50
60% sold from 51-66
20% sold from Below 51
Direct Cow prices Call for pricing
Organic Market  
Good Certified Organic cows (for slaughter purposes) 80-89
Plainer quality, Lower Quality Below 80
Organic Market Bulls  No Test
Cull Bulls  (Most Sold on Wednesday)  
Most Market Bulls 85-95
(thin, full and horned bulls discounted) Below 85
Calves (sold by the head)  
Good To Top Quality Holstein Bull Calves Sold 125-205
Top Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 25-45
Plain Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 20 & down
Good Quality Beef Calves 200-365
Light Weight and Off Quality Calves 50 & down
Feeder Cattle  
Beef Steers under 400 lbs 130-195
Beef Steers 400 to 600 lbs 120-185
Beef Steers 600 to 800 lbs 115-172.50
Beef Steers over 800 lbs 105-135
Beef Heifers under 400 lbs 130-195
Beef Heifers 400 to 600 lbs. 120-180
Beef Heifers 600 to 800 lbs 100-155
Beef Heifers over 800 lbs 100-135
Holstein Steers under 400 lbs 90-122.50
Holstein Steers 400 to 600 lbs 90-120
Holstein Steers 600 to 800 lbs 90-120
Holstein Steers over 800 lbs 90-115
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:                                                                             
Springing Heifers                                                                          
Open Heifers Under 500#                                                              
Open heifers 500-700#                                                                  
Open heifers 700-900#                                                                  


Hog Markets (Sold by the pound)  
Butchers 79-81
Sows  55-57
Boars  10-25
Slaughter Pigs  No Test
Feeder Pigs: (Sold by the head)  
85 lbs.+ No Test
70-80 lbs. 55.00-60.00/hd 
60-70 lbs 55.00/hd
45-55lbs. 40.00-55.00/hd
25-35 lbs 15.00-25.00/hd

2022 Negative Tested Feeder Pig Schedule:
Tuesday, December 13, 2022  



Sheep & Goat Markets 11/30/2022  
Sheep sold per pound  
Feeder Lambs 60-80
Market Lambs 80-90
Cull Ewes 80-120
Cull Rams 70-75
Goats sold per head  
Cull Dairy Does  160-215/head
Cull Buck 80/hd



Hay and Straw Markets 11/29/2022  
Large Square Grass Mix $40-$45/bale
Large Square Bales 2nd & 3rd Crop Alfalfa $60-$65/bale
Large Square Bales of Rye Straw $40-$45/bale
Round Hay Bales of Grass $35-40/bale
Small Round Bales (Grass Hay) 4x4 $15-$20/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, December 6th, 2022 
Large square bales of Rye Straw
(1) Face cord of firewood
(18) Round bales of 1st crop grass



Special Upcoming Dairy Cattle Sale

December 6th @ 11:00 AM

Early Consignments: 

Complete Herd Dispersal: Complete Herd of 60 Holstein Cows. The cows are tie-stall milked & housed and left out daily. Cows are averaging 80 lbs of milk with 4.1 Fat. SCC is 90! 100% A.I. bred to Black Angus bulls. Entire herd is vaccinated with Triangle 10 and dry cows are all dry treated. Coming from a retiring family in the Wausau area. Great set of cows! (Pictures below)
(10) Holstein bred heifers, some will be close up springing


Special Bred Beef Cow and Feeder Cattle Sale

Wednesday, December 7th at 12:00- Noon

Early Consignments: 
(7) Mixed  Bred Beef Cows, been running with the Bull since August 
(5) Black Beef Steers weighing 900-1000#
(7) Holstein Steers weighing 800lbs+, outside cattle
(25) Mixed bred beef cows, bred for spring calving 


Special Upcoming Dairy Cattle Sale

December 20th @ 11:00 AM

Early Consignments: 
(30) First lactation Holstein (parlor, sand bedded/ free-stall) cows coming from and overstocked organic farm. Sending 30of their best averaging over 60 lbs. of milk. Coming from a 23,000# herd average. Coming from Schwarz Family Dairy Farm, Cashton, Wi. 


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: 35 Holstein Dairy Cows, Tiestall.  From the Medford area!  For more information on this herd Contact Dennis Kroening at (608) 434-4032

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

 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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