Friday, January 27, 2012

Amish Country Ohio Auctions

You may know about the seasonal benefit auctions in Ohio Amish Country but every week there are local auctions where you can observe livestock, hay, produce, etc., being auctioned off.

  • Monday and Friday auctions are in Sugarcreek
  • Tuesday auction are in Farmerstown
  • Wednesday auction is in Mt. Hope
  • Thursday auction is in Kidron
  • 2nd Saturday of the month is in Mt. Hope
The Sugarcreek auctions are located at 102 Buckeye St., SW, Sugarcreek, OH.  For more information call 330-852-2832.

The Farmerstown auctions are located at 2807 State Road 557, Baltic, OH  43804.  For more information call 330-897-6081.

In Mt. Hope you will find a flea market that opens around 7 a.m.  Hay, produce, and eggs go on sale at 10 am.  The livestock sale begins at 11:30 a.m. followed by a poultry sale at 1 p.m.  They are located across the street from Mrs. Yoder's Kitchen restaurant.  The 2012 schedule can be found on their website.

The Kidron, Ohio auction is the oldest livestock auction in Ohio. It is located across the street from Lehmans store.

Most of the auctions have great food, baked goods, produce and flea markets.

Written by Carol Steffey, Garden Gate Get-A-Way Bed & Breakfast, Millersburg, Ohio (330) 674-7608

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