The Stettler Auction Mart is a bustling center of the agiculture market ecomony for Stettler and surrounding areas. Located on the Northeast corner of this central Alberta town, the Stettler Auction Mart has been serving this community since 1953.
The Stettler Auction Mart was founded in 1953 by C.Q.(Charlie) McKay and Ace Pratt with the first sale on August 18, 1953. The Mart was then taken over by J & M Abel and G & K Hayden, both wives being daughters of the original owner, Charlie. In 2016 Gary and Leigh Raridan along with their daughter Crystal Rairdan and her boyfriend Del Thompson purchased the Mart from Jim and Greg. "Operating the Stettler Auction Market is the realization of my lifelong dream to work with cattle and cattle producers, and we look forward to continuing the Stettler Auction Market legacy as a local, family-run business.” Says Gary.
By Alberta standards, the Stettler Auction Mart is a mid-sized auciton selling 70,000 cattle and 1000 horses each year. They are a service and community oriented business offering a full-range of agri-services, including---
-A live sales ring
-Video and satellite sales
-Show Alley - 1 owner lots presorted
-sheep and goat sales
-in-house, order buying service.
The Stettler Auction Mart employs a sales team of 10 full-time and 30 part time satff, many with 20-40 years experience. The entire staff is knowledgable in the industry and totally dedicated to personalized customer service.
The Stettler Auction Mart has the capabilities to offer feed and water facilities for 3000 head, full health testing program for export cattle and spacious clean yards.
So whatever your agriculture buying and selling needs, call the Stettler Auction Mart. Put their expert experience and personalized service to work for you.