Early Consignments & Future Sales
8424 East Highway 24           Manhattan, KS 66502
(785) 776-4815           (800) 834-1029
Fax  (785) 776-0815

If you have questions concerning these consignments, please contact us at the above phone numbers, or click on the mail box to send us your e-mail inquiries or comments on our site. Please advise your contact information, including the phone numbers where you can be reached to have your inquiries promptly answered.


Regular Sale, Friday, Dec. 2nd at 10:00 AM
Regular Sale, Friday, Dec. 9th at 10:00 AM
Special Stock Cow & Bred Heifer Sale, Wednesday, Dec. 14th at 11:00 AM
Special Stock Cow Dispersal Sale, Wednesday, Dec. 21st at 11:00 AM



We will also be selling cow/calf pairs and bred cows when available on our regular Friday auctions, starting at 11:30 AM on the pairs.
If you have pairs and bred cows to sell, please call us so we may advertise them in advance.

Local Auction Markets Still the Most Secure Way to Sell Livestock
Important New Trichomoniasis Regulations: Effective October 4, 2013

Every Friday is a Special Sale at Manhattan Commission Company!
Offering several consignments of reputation calves to meet the demands of our regular buyers
who are here every week, as well as new buyers.

Important information regarding the mandated COOL affidavits. We must have this documentation on file for livestock producers beginning September 30, 2008. It is available for download. 
Just click on the links below, print the affidavit form, fill out as requested, and mail to Manhattan Commission Co., 8424 East Highway 24, Manhattan, KS, 66502;
or simply bring the completed form in when you sell your cattle.
COOL letter of explanation           Cool Affidavit         Adobe Reader is required (or a suitable .pdf file reader)
How To Bid

Step 1)  

Register for a free LMAAuctions.com account (one-time registration).

Step 2)  

Log-in to Manhattan Commission Company’s sale and Request a Buyer Number.

Special Note:  

Due to the increasing numbers of online bidders and Buyer # requests, please register and sign-up early to guarantee that your online seat is saved and your buyer number has been processed. Manhattan Commission Company makes no guarantees that a user will be assigned a buyer number the day of the sale.

Early Consignments Regular Sale
Friday, December 2nd at 10:00AM
Last updated Friday December 02, 2016 06:06:32 PM

250 choice reputation blk & bwf strs & hfrs. 60 days weaned. EID tags, 2 rds. shots. 550-700 lbs.
93 blk strs, 950-1,050 lbs.
80 choice homeraised blk strs & hfrs, 60 days weaned, 2 rds. shots, no implants, 450-650 lbs.
75 Reputation Angus & Char cross strs & hfrs, longtime weaned. 750-850 lbs.
65 Angus cross strs & hfrs (spring shots), 500-650 lbs.
53 choice reputation Simm/Angus strs, 2nd rd. shots, 60 days weaned, 650-800 lbs.
50 Choice blk & bwf strs & hfrs (2 rds. shots), 500-700 lbs.
47 blk & bwf strs & hfrs (weaned 30+ days/ most had 2 rds. shots), 550-700 lbs.
42 Angus strs & hfrs, 1 complete rd. shots, no implants, 500-650 lbs.
38 blk strs (weaned 75 days/ 2 rds. shots), 550-700 lbs.
30 choice Angus strs & hfrs, 60 days weaned, 2 rds. shots, 675-725 lbs.
30 choice blk & red Simm x strs & hfrs, weaned 30 days, Bunk Broke and all shots, 600-750 lbs.
30 Hol strs, 700-750 lbs.
25 Angus strs & hfrs (long weaned/ 2 rds. shots), 500-650 lbs.
23 blk, bwf & Herf. strs & hfrs (weaned 35 days/ bunk broke/ 2 rds. shots), 650-800 lbs.
20 Blk Angus cross strs & hfrs (1 rd. shots/ weaned), 550-600 lbs.
20 Balancer cross strs & hfrs (weaned 45 days/ 2 rds. pre-weaning shots/ bunk broke), 500-650 lbs.
20 Corriante cross strs, 700-775 lbs.
18 blk mostly strs & hfrs (1 complete rd. shots/ weaned 6 weeks), 550-650 lbs.
15 Simm/Angus strs & hfrs, weaned 45 days, 2 rds. shots, 500-550 lbs.
15 Angus strs & hfrs (weaned 30+ days/ shots), 550-700 lbs.
14 Herf. hfrs (weaned 30+ days), 500-550 lbs.
12 blk strs, 675-700 lbs.
12 blk strs & hfrs (weaned/ shots), 500-600 lbs.
10 choice blk OCV hfrs, weaned 60 days, 2 complete rd. shots, 600-650 lbs.
6 Herf. strs & hfrs (weaned 30 days/ shots), 500-600 lbs.

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Early Consignments Regular Sale
Friday, December 9th at 10:00AM
Last updated Friday December 02, 2016 06:06:32 PM
75 choice blk & bwf & Char x strs & hfrs weaned 3 weeks. Spring shots only. 600-700 lbs.
55 Choice blk & bwf strs (weaned 4 to 6 weeks/ 2 rds. shots), 525-650 lbs.
36 Reputation Angus strs & hfrs (2 rds. shots), 500-600 lbs.
22 Char angus cross strs & hfrs (complete Spring shots/ weaned Oct.), 500-650 lbs.
15 blk, bwf strs (2 rds. shots/ bunk broke/ weaned 8 weeks), 650-750 lbs.

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Early Consignments
Special Stock Cow & Bred Heifer Sale
Wednesday, December 14th at 11:00AM
Last updated Friday December 02, 2016 06:06:32 PM
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20 Herf & Herf cross 2nd calf hfrs bred Angus
6 Herf & Herf cross 2nd calf hfrs bred Angus for June calves
6 Herf & Herf cross 2nd calf hfrs with blk baldie calves by side

200 blk with a few bwf & red Angus cows, 5 yrs to older (all in good body condition) bred to blk Simm/Angus, red Angus x & 1 Char x bulls for March & April calves.
70 big fancy OCV blk 1st calf hfrs, pelvic measured, BVD tested negative, all breeding shots. Bred to LBW blk Hereford bull to start calving Feb. 15 for 60 day calving period.
60 big fancy OCV red Angus Northern origin 1st calf hfrs - all originated from one ranch, bred to registered LBW red Angus bulls to start calving Feb. 5. Hfrs are bred in tight calving period per ultrasound preg. check. All current on shots, incl. first scour guard shot. Gentle hfrs, weighing 1150-1200 lbs.
42 Homeraised blk, bwf & Red cross fall calving cows (3 yrs. & older) with Angus sired Sept. 15 thru Nov. 15 Angus sired calves by side. Exposed Angus bull since Nov. 15th.
25 big fancy blk OCV 1st calf heifers bred to LBW Lyons Angus bulls to start calving Feb. 15 for 45 day calving period. Scourguard and poured Detomax.
23 choice blk & bwf fall calving 1st calf hfrs with big late Aug. & Sept. bwf calves by side. Exposed to Hereford bulls since Nov. 29. Hfrs & calves all worked.
20 Angus OCV 1st calf hfrs w/ Nelson Angus sired calves by side. Hfrs exposed to Nelson Angus bulls since Nov. 29. hfrs & calves all worked.
19 blk Angus OCV 1st calf hfrs, AI bred to extreme calving ease Angus Conneally Sting Ray for Feb 4th calving & cleaned up with Conneally Ensure.
Complete dispersal consisting of two 3 yr old & six 7 yr old homeraised Angus fall calving cows w/ Sept. 15th-Oct. 15th Angus sired calves by side. Cows & calves all worked.
12 blk cows, 6 yrs old w/Sept.-Oct. Angus sired calves by side, cows running back w/Angus bulls, calves worked.
10 blk cows 6-8 yrs old bred Angus due to start calving Feb. 15th
2 Nelson Angus bulls 18 mo. old, semen & Trich tested.


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Early Consignments
Special Stock Cow Dispersal Sale
Wednesday, December 21st at 11:00AM
Last updated Friday December 02, 2016 06:06:32 PM

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527 Fall & Spring calving cows from 2 complete cow herd dispersals

David & Carla Bowhay
- 280 Angus fall calving cows with Angus sired Sept. thru early Nov. calves by side. 50 are 2 yrs with 1st calf. 130 are 2nd calf hfrs. 100 will be 4 yrs to older. Angus bulls will be running with these cows since Nov. 20.
150 Angus cows bred to Angus bulls due to start calving Feb. 5th. 100 will be coming 5-6 yrs with the balance 7 yrs to older.

Dean & Jenny Bowhay - 86 choice Angus fall calving cows, 5-8 yrs old with Nemaha Valley Angus sired late Aug.-Oct. calves by side. Cows running back with Nemaha Valley Angus bulls since Nov. 18th, 11 older Angus cows bred to Nemaha Valley bulls for Feb./March calves.

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