Draft Horse Digest Podcast- Episode 42- Sale Season Review

In this episode we talk about the first half of the 2020 Sale Season. We discuss the atmosphere and the market environment of the first two sales of the year- the Keystone Draft Horse Sale and the Mid-America Draft Horse Sale. We also reminisce about some sales of 80’s and 90’s.

We also discuss the challenges of raising and selling horses without undermining your breeding program.

*Note: We recorded this episode shortly before several states locked down with Covid-19 precautionary measures.

Some of the horses we discuss in the episode are pictured below.

EL Dixxie, by Anderson’s Bentley, out of E.L.’s Janette, (by Briar Hill Trademark). Sold for $22,500 at the Keystone Draft Horse Sale.
L Valley Lulu Lilac, by Country Road Prince, out of High Stake’s Lulu, by Knepp’s Commander Marc. Sold for $27,000 at the Keystone Draft Horse Sale.
Mar Kar’s Royal Reign- by Centerview Eclipse, out of Mar-Kar’s Royal Duchess (by Briar Hill Trademark). Sold for $80,000 at the Mid America Sale.
Mar Kar’s Morning Glory, by Centerview Eclipse, out of W.C.’s Figi (by Windermere’s Eliminator). Sold for $100,000 at the Mid America Sale.
Ellsworth Glory Be, by BP Prestige, out of Country Road Nikki (by Briar Hill Trademark). Sold for $100,000 at the Mid America Sale.
Turkey Creek Patsy, by Charlie’s Dexter, out of Gardiner’s Prestige, by Stoney Lake Ehrlick. Sold for $50,000 at the Mid America Sale.