Minnesota Buffalo Association
Creating a Progressive RUMBLE in the Bison Industry

Upcoming Buffalo Events & Workshops


2014 Legends of the Fall Auction Results

November 29, 2014 – November 28, 2015

Already looking forward to 2015’s event which will be held in Albany, MN November 28, 2015 beginning at 10am sharp!

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Legends of the Fall 2015 Consignments

November 16, 2015 – November 28, 2015

Legends of the Fall Bison Auction Consignments:

Total = 99

As of Saturday, November 21, 2015

Heifer Calves: 46                                        Bull Calves: 24

Yearling Heifers: 17                                   Yearling Bulls: 3

Two-Year-Old Bred Heifers: 5                  Two-Year-Old Bulls: 3

Three-Year-Old Bred Cows: 1


MnBA thanks all the Consignors!

  Brown's Pine Woods Bison Ranch
  Burrow's Circle B Bison Ranch
  Griffin's Rockie Hill Bison
  Hanson's Chippewa Valley Bison Ranch
  Koeppen's Broken Wagon Bison
  Metzdorff's Bison
  Meyer's Hidden Bison Ranch
  Rengstorf's Rolling R Ranch
  Serocki's Bison
  Spaeth's Trees & A Breeze Bison Ranch
  Wedeking's Timber Ridge Bison
  Workman's Snow Bound Bison

Bison Fundamentals Educational Class

November 27, 2015




FREE educational event held at Central Livestock Sales Barn; Albany, MN from 2 to 4 pm. (just off of Interstate 94 west of St. Cloud at exit 147/Albany and go to 34412 County Road 10)

Members of the Minnesota Buffalo Association, led by their President Dale Rengstorf, will present diverse details, different features and "lessons learned" of raising and marketing magnificent bison.

The class is designed for those considering raising bison. Come learn and connect with those who will be passing forward the knowledge they have gained over their years of raising and marketing bison.



Legends of the Fall Bison Auction 2015

November 27, 2015 – November 28, 2015



Host hotel: Baymont Inn and Suites: 320-845-2145. Make reservations early as the hotel fills quickly. Made by November 8th and mentioning MN Buffalo Association guests will enjoy the reduced rate of $65 + tax per room. Room rate includes continental breakfast.

Friday, November 27th

Reservations for both the class and banquet have closed as of noon 11/25/15

Consigned animals will arrive; Bison Fundamentals, a free educational class, led by our president Dale Rengstorf, will begin at 2pm

Saturday, November 28th

The auction begins at 10am sharp. Called by Bradeen Auctions. The breeding stock judged show consignments will be sold first followed by the non-judged consignments.

 The classes offered at the 2015 sale include:

  • NEW: Starter Herd Heifer Calves and Starter Herd Yearling Heifers. These will be sold in groups that the consignor creates and will not be split. They are in the non-judged segment of the sale. Perfect for those expanding or starting their herd to have a group of sibling calves or yearlings.
  •  Heifer Calves • Bull Calves
  •  Pen of 3 Heifer Calves (Show only) • Yearling Bulls
  •  Yearling Heifers • Two Year Old Bulls
  •  Two Year Old Heifers (Bred for judged portion; Bred or Open for non-judged segment)
  •  Mature Cows (Non-Judged Only)

Consign and deliver 5 or more animals and receive one free banquet ticket. Consign and deliver 10 or more animals and choose between two free banquet tickets or MnBA paying for your Friday evening stay, November 27th, at the host hotel.


Steps for Success - The 23rd Annual MnBA Educational Conference

April 22, 2016 – April 24, 2016

This year’s educational conference will focus on Herd Health, techniques used by seasoned producers,  a review on making sure you are taking advantage of qualified tax deductibles …and more!

Your host, Todd Brown, is planning a great weekend for all things bison. Another “not-to-be-missed” event of learning, great dining and camaraderie.

Details and on-line registration will be available in early 2016.