|Stromberger steer sold at National Western Stock Show|
Jordan Stromberger of Imperial sold a fourth place Crossbred and Other Breeds Steer for $4,000 at the National Western Stock Show’s Auction of Junior Livestock Champions on Jan. 23.
The winning bidder of the animal was Hyland Cattle Company, LLC.
Ninety-eight animals, steers, lambs, hogs and goats sold for approximately $407,550 at the 2009 auction.
Ten percent of each winning bid will be contributed to the National Western Scholarship Trust that supports 74 agribusiness and rural medical scholarships at universities and community colleges throughout Colorado and Wyoming. This year the contribution totaled approximately $40,755.
More than 986 animals from 24 states competed in the national junior competition.
Stromberger, the daughter of Bart and Sheila Stromberger, is a freshman at UN-L.