Saturday, September 22, 2018

Oct 20-Horse and Sheep Auction

Oct 20-Horse and Sheep Auction



Bates County Produce, Rich Hill, MO

Saturday, October 20, 2018 • 9:30am

Selling 500+ Bred Ewes & Lambs, Open Ewe Lambs & Breeding Rams that have NEVER been through a Sale Barn.
Horses must be Draft or Driving stock or broke to drive.


DUANE MILLER & ETHAN BRUBACKER: Approx. 150 Ewes 1 to 5 yrs. Old. Katahdin-Dorper-Royal White Cross. A thick bodied set of young Ewes that thrived on an all grass diet with no hay or grain and still raised big heavy lambs that had up to 65% dressed weight. Most are white and shed OK. Will be sorted accordingly.

  • Approx. 5 Ram Lambs from the above set of Ewes. Selected from 90 Ram lambs for quality & growth & shedding ability.
  • Approx. 75 Ewe lambs from the above set of Ewes. Should be bred for Feb. 2019 lambing.

CLEMENS BRUBAKER CONSIGNMENT: Approx. 70 Head of Ewe Lambs. Jan.-Feb. Born. Should be bred to start lambing Feb. 1, 2019. Mostly Katahdins with some Dorper Cross. This flock has some Kennedy Breeding also. Approx. 5 pick of herd Ram Lambs.

ENOCH BRUBAKER CONSIGNMENT: Approx. 60 Head of Katahdin Ewe Lambs from Moderate Framed Ewes that are a low input herd that do well on grass. Will be ready to turn out with Rams Nov. 1, 2018.

MATTHEW BRUBACKER CONSIGNMENT: Approx. 40 Katahdin Ewe Lambs that come from breeding stock that does well on grass.

DUANE MILLER CONSIGNMENT: Approx. 40 Ewe Lambs born in Jan.-Feb. 2018. Some should be bred for Feb 1, 2019 lambing. Primarily Katahdins.

ETHAN BRUBACKER CONSIGNMENT: Approx. 60 Ewe Lambs born in Jan.-Feb. 2018 . Most should be bred for Feb. Lambing. Most are purebred Katahdins from moderate framed, easy keeping Ewes. Also some Dorper Cross.

  • Approx. 5 Katahdin Rams from top Ewes.


Randy High, Auctioneer  (660) 216-0515 or Ethan Brubacker, 2853 S 1125 Rd., Rich Hill, MO 64779


Commission plus $15 Consignment Fee charged on all horses.

Consign your horses by Sept. 8th & they will be listed in the catalog @ no extra charge and mailed to horse buyers all over the United States.  All non-cataloged horses will not be advertised & will be consigned & sold in the order they arrive on Auction day following the Cataloged Horses! (Horses must be Draft or Driving Stock or broke to Drive)


CALL:  Dennis Wendt, Auctioneer   (913) 285-0076 or 800-416-2993

OR WRITE:  Andrew Schrock, 10519 E Albert Rd., Rich Hill, MO 64779 or Ethan Brubacker, 2853 S 1125 Rd., Rich Hill, MO 64779 (for horses)


  • Commission rates are 8% on 1st $3,000 then 5% on remaining balance on horses.
  • No Sale fee applied: $30 on horses & $10 on all Ewes, Lambs & Rams.
  • All horses & small animals must be on site by 9:00am on Saturday.
  • We caution all consignors that only healthy livestock will be run through this sale.
  • All horses should have a negative coggins test. There will be a VET ON SITE to provide this test at sellers expense.
  • All Sheep will have scrapie tags & Vet will be On Site to provide Health Papers for Out Of State Buyers.
  • All sheep will be presorted in groups according to Breed, Age, Color & Sheading Ability.
  • Small animal & poultry consignors must provide cage or box. Goats need scrapie tags. All out of state cattle must have TB test & out of state fowl need to have health papers at time of check-in.
  • Vendors welcome w/prior approval.
  • Please bring proper Dealer tax number and exemption forms otherwise sales tax will be charged on certain items.

Terms of Auction

TERMS OF AUCTION: Cash, check or credit card w/proper ID. Statements made day of auction take precedence over written materials. All items sell “as-is”, where-is & without warranty expressed or implied. Owners or auction company not responsible for accidents, theft or loss of sale items.