Stratford  03/28/23 6:38:57 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 
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:  

Wade Schoneck: 715-562-0211


Regular sales: Monday through Thursday

Monday:                Overnight Cattle (cows, fed cattle, and bulls) @ 10:00 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., Butcher Hogs, Sheep, & Goats @ 11:30 a.m.
Feeder and Beef Replacement Cattle @ 12:30 PM, Calves following the feeder sale
Thursday: Market Cattle (cows, fed cattle, and bulls) @ 11 a.m.; Calves @12:00 Noon


Feeder Cattle: Every Wednesday at 12:30 PM
Fed Cattle: Monday through Thursday
Feeder Pigs: 2nd Tuesday of the month at noon
Butcher Hogs: Every Wednesday at 11:30 AM
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 Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Fed Cattle (Sell most on Wednesdays) (Results from Wed. Sale)
High Yielding Choice to Prime Grading Beef Steers & Heifers 145-154.50
Choice Beef Steers and Heifers 130-144
High yielding choice and prime Holstein Steers & Heifers 135-148.50
Select and Choice Holstein Steers & Heifers  125-134
Unfinished Steers & Heifers Below 125
Cull Cows    
20% sold from                                                                                         84-105.50
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) 135-165.50
Plainer quality, Lower Quality 134 and down
Organic Market Bulls  No Test
Cull Bulls  (Most Sold on Wednesday)  
Most Market Bull 90-107
(thin, full and horned bulls discounted) Below 85
Calves (sold by the head)  
Good To Top Quality Holstein Bull Calves Sold 150-345
Top Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 50-115
Plain Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 45 & down
Good Quality Beef Calves 300-550
Light Weight and Off Quality Calves 50 & down
Feeder Cattle  
Beef Steers under 400 lbs 150-210
Beef Steers 400 to 600 lbs 140-190
Beef Steers 600 to 800 lbs 140-180
Beef Steers over 800 lbs 125-163
Beef Heifers under 400 lbs 130-195
Beef Heifers 400 to 600 lbs. 130-190
Beef Heifers 600 to 800 lbs 130-170
Beef Heifers over 800 lbs 100-161
Holstein Steers under 400 lbs 100-155
Holstein Steers 400 to 600 lbs 95-140
Holstein Steers 600 to 800 lbs 90-130
Holstein Steers over 800 lbs 85-122
Fancy Replacement Beef Cows 1450-2000
Plainer Quality Replacement Beef Cows  1000-1400

.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:                        1600-2100 /hd                                               
Springing Heifers                                       1600-1800/hd                                   
Open Heifers Under 500#                                                              
Open heifers 500-700#                                                                  
Open heifers 700-900#                                                                  


Hog Markets (Sold by the pound)  
Butchers 58-61
Sows  55-60
Boars  20-25
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

2023 Negative Tested Feeder Pig Schedule:
Tuesday April 11, 2023 @ 12pm
Tuesday, May 9, 2023 @ 12pm
Tuesday, June 13, @ 12pm



Sheep & Goat Markets 3/22/2023  
Sheep sold per pound  
Feeder Lambs 60-80
Market Lambs 120-150
Cull Ewes 60-69
Cull Rams 50-55
Goats sold per head  
Cull  Does  120-155/head
Cull Buck Boer Goats 280-405/head 



Hay and Straw Markets 3/21/2023  
Large Square Grass Mix $50-$59/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 $41-$53/bale
Small Round Bales (Grass Hay) 4x4 $20-$25/bale
Alfalfa Rounds 2nd & 3rd Crop $55-$60
Small Square Bales of Straw No Test
Small Square Bales Hay (new crop first & second crop) $2.75-$3.25/bale
Round Cornstalk Bales or Soybean bales 
(All Hay sold by the bale)



*Equity-Stratford Upcoming Sales Schedule!


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

NEXT SALE Tuesday, March 28th, 2023
(22) Round bales of 1st crop hay
(18) Round bales of 1st crop timothy/grass mix
(19) Large square bales of alfalfa grass mix
(10) Round bales of 2nd crop grass - no rain



Special Upcoming Dairy Cattle Sale

April 4th @ 11:00 AM

Early Consignments:


Next Feeder Cattle Sale

Wednesday, March 29th at 12:30pm

Early Consignments:


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!

NEW Listing: Opportunity to pick 250 out of 300 Holstein Parlor/Free-stall cows. The herd is TMR fed. Current herd average is 22,500 on milk with a 4.1 BF, 3.2 PRO, and 105 SCC.   For more information contact Timm Gildernick at: 920-858-1368


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