Finding a Buyer

The best way for you to ensure a positive outcome at the auction is to get the word out that you have an animal you will plan to sell at the Santa Clara County Fairs’ Junior Livestock Auction.  Often you may have a family member or friend who has committed to buying your animal.  If so, your off to a great start!  You may also talk to people who have never bought an animal at a junior livestock auction but are interested in the idea.  If that is the case be sure to take the time to explain the process to them. The best way to do that is educate yourself about the process so you can confidently talk with them and answer their questions.  Feel free to navigate through this website to learn more about the auction process and share the website link with your potential buyers.

Your conversation should include things like: