Beef Auction

A man calls out to an auctioneer of a bid on a cow during the Ashland County Junior Fair beef auction on Thursday, Sept. 23.

ASHLAND — Ashland County Junior Fair sales hit a record high this year with a total of $947,741 coming back to the kids.

The nearly $1 million came from sales of 573 farm animals that participants raised throughout the year and sold during fair week in September.