Here are some statistics from Saturday’s Bartholomew County 4-H Fair livestock sale.

Top Buyers: Columbus Silgas, Trico Farm Supply, Innovative Casting Technologies, Tom Reuter Crop Insurance, Robert Hendershot, Bob Poynter Automotive, Country Chevrolet, C & G Tool and Shorty Whittington.

Total animals sold: 289

Total market value: $68,000

Premium amount raised: $196,097

2016 total sale proceeds: $264,097

2015 sale proceeds: $310,304

2014 sale proceeds: $302,484

2013 sale proceeds: $291,395

2012 sale proceeds: $261,952

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Mark Webber is a reporter for The Republic. He can be reached at or 812-379-5636.