Barco Van Niekerk journeyed to Canada and the Calgary Stampede to compete in the International Livestock Auctioneer Championships after he won the Youth Livestock Auctioneer Championships of South Africa.
An international culture exchange involving auctioneers. Two brothers from South Africa tour Canada, compete on the international stage and talk about the differences between the industry in the two countries.
It'll be hard to miss as farmers and consumer connect on social media and at events across the country "celebrating the food we love" as part of Canada's Agriculture Day.
Russ Moravec and Trev Moravec, a father-son auctioneer team from Nebraska, shared their story with Rural Roots Canada on how they both got into the sport and why they enjoy competing together.
For some it may sound like gibberish with a bunch of numbers thrown in, for others who have sat through a cattle auction or two they can hear all the words and appreciate the art that their ears are taking in. It shouldn’t be surprising that this gift and passion of being an auctioneer often […]