most secure way
to sell livestock
Time tested and true, local auction markets are still the most reliable, secure way for you to sell livestock.
- Livestock auction markets protect you by acting as the agent to transfer ownership from the seller to the buyer. They assume the risk of non-payment for a small cost... Commission
- You receive immediate payment backed by a bonded and regulated account.
- There were 731 unfortunate livestock producers and several auction markets left unpaid for livestock following the default and bankruptcy of livestock broker Eastern Livestock Company. At those markets that were left holding bad checks -
100% of livestock producers were paid in full
- your best interests will be met when your cattle are represented by the marketing professionals at your local auction market.
Commission looks pretty cheap when you can trust that you'll be paid in full, paid on time and receive a fair, competitive price. That's the benefit of marketing your cattle through your local LMA Member livestock auction market.