Auctions at the 2019 Nevada County Fair
Support local youth in agriculture by attending the Ag Mechanics Auction and the Junior Livestock Auction at the Nevada County Fair. Each purchase and bid at these auctions is an investment in the next generation of agriculture and supports college funding, vocational training and future agriculture projects.
Bump Up Form
Looking for another way to support youth exhibitors? A Bump Up is when a buyer offers additional money to the price of the animal or the Ag Mechanics project as a benefit to the student.
Junior Livestock Auction
Sunday, August 11 at 9 am
Henry Magonigal Show Ring at Whitney Pavilion
Bid on market steers, market lambs, market swine, market goats, turkeys, broiler meat pens, and rabbit meat pens
Ag Mechanics Auction
Friday, August 9 at 5:30 pm
Sugar Pine Lodge Lawn
Bid on handcrafted items built by Nevada Union and Bear River FFA members
In 2018, the Junior Livestock and Small Animal Silent auctions included 214 entries and raised more than $620,000. The Ag Mechanics Auction included 48 items and raised more than $50,000. List of 2018 Auction Buyers.