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Legends of the Fall Auction

November 27, 2020 – November 28, 2020

The 2020 MnBA Legends of the Fall Auction will take place Novemember 27th through the 28th at the Central Livestock Association in Albany, Minnesota.

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This year, the free Bison Fundamentals class will take virtually over Zoom on Friday, Nov. 27th. Due to new COVID restrictions, the annual Bountiful Banquet is cancelled for 2020.

The Legends of the Fall Auction will begin on Saturday, November 28th at 10 a.m. at the Central Livestock Association 34412 Co Rd 10, Albany, MN 56307). The auction is being called by Quality Auction Services. The breeding stock judged consignments will be sold first followed by the non-judged consignments.

Online bidding: New this year is an online bidding option for those looking to socially distance. In order to buy online, we're asking that all online bidders have a letter/email from their lender stating the specific dollar amount the bank will guarantee your check for. Successful online bidders will need to pick up their animals from Central Livestock in Albany by Monday, November 30th.

To bid online, click here.

 Award Winners:

Producer of the Year: Rengstorf's Rolling R Ranch
Grand Champion Male: Griffins bull calf #2
Reserve Champion Male: Griffin's yearling bull #102
Grand Champion Female: Rengstorf's two-year bred heifer #296
Reserve Champion Female: Rengstorf's producer pride yearling heifers #700, 701, 702

Heifer Calves 
Gold: Archibald's #380
Silver: Archibald's #379
Bronze: Hess's #377

Producer Pride Heifer Calves
Gold: Griffin's #469, 470, 471, 485
Silver: Griffin's #481, 482, 483, 484

Yearling Heifers
Gold: Rengstorf's #642
Silver: Workman's #644
Bronze: Workman's #648

Producer Pride Yearling Heifers
Gold: Rengstorf's #700, 701, 702
Silver: Rengstorf's #703, 704, 705
Bronze Rengstorf's #706, 707, 708

Two-Year Bred Heifers
Gold: Rengstorf's #296
Silver: 288

Bull Calves
Gold: Griffin's #2
Silver: Archibald's #20
Bronze: Griffin's #11

Yearling Bulls
Gold: Griffin's #102
Silver: Workman's #104
Bronze: Workman's #106

Two-Year Bull
Gold: Rengstorf's #226


**Final Consignments**
Heifer Calves - 27
Producer's Pride Heifer Calves (pen of 3-5) - 8
Yearling Heifers - 8
Producer's Pride Yearling Heifers (pen of 3-5) - 9
2-Year-Old Heifers (bred or open) - 4
Mature cows - 2
Bull Calves - 38
Yearling Bulls - 4
2-Year-Old Bulls - 1
Total - 101 animals