Help Center (FAQ)
- What is the Stock-Yard
- Buying Cattle on the Stock-Yard
- Contacting a Seller
- Selling Cattle on the Stock-Yard
- Edit my Cattle Post
- Mark my Post as Sold
- What is Saved Cattle
- Add/Delete Saved Cattle
- What is Saved Search
- Add/Delete a Saved Search
- Edit a Saved Search
- What is Your Stock-Yard
- What are Free Posts
- How Invite Works
- Check Current Credit Balance
- View User Feedback
- Edit My Profile
- What is Stock-Yard Feedback
- View Seller Feedback/Reviews
- View Your Feedback/Reviews
- Reporting a Post or User
- Manage your Notifications
- Requesting a Post Refund
- Reset my Password
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- My question isn't listed here
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What is the Stock-Yard
At the Stock-Yard our goal is to improve the way cattle producers and consumers interact. With this user friendly mobile application and website, we are able to drastically minimize the costs associated with current market options while directly maximizing cattle visibility and value. We do this by improving networks between buyers and sellers which leads to improved market values that each party is able to take direct advantage of.
As a Seller we give our users the ability to post their cattle online and in real time get direct feedback from solid buyers. No more rounding up, loading up and hauling cattle to sale barn just to receive a "market value" and pay premium fees that diminish your profits. Put all that money back in your pocket by posting your cattle now on the Stock-Yard and watch the buyers come to you!
As a Buyer are you tired of searching high and low looking for that specific need that will not only improve your herds quality but your production costs? Well at the Stock-Yard, we are able to maximize the number of cattle you are able to see daily which increases your tfime value of money and provides you an immediate valuation on the cattle market. As a Stock-Yard buyer, you have the ability to search cattle by location, cost, type, breed, weight, sex and age to name a few without having to leave your truck. Locate your desired cattle instantly and talk directly to the seller.
Buying Cattle on the Stock-Yard
Buying cattle through the Stock-Yard has never been easier. Simply select “I’m Buying Cattle” from the main menu (≡) found at the top left corner. This will place you on the map where all the red markers are representing different types of cattle posted for sale. On the map, you have the ability to zoom in and out on specific regions or locations you desire and even narrow your search scope down by selecting Filter (top right of the Map screen) or Sort (bottom left of the Map Screen).
What are Filters
Filter gives you the ability to select very specific types of cattle to aid you during your searching.
Example: You are looking for Replacement Heifers and Bred Heifers.
What is Sort
Sort give you the ability to be even more specific during your search.
Example: You are looking for cattle between the age of four and six that have not been vaccinated and are All Natural.
Contacting a Seller
Found the cattle you want and now you need to contact the seller? Select the red marker (post) of the cattle you want and select the bottom picture and information. This will take you to the cattle detail screen giving you all the details about the cattle being sold. Scrolling to the bottom of the page you will find “Contact”. By selecting “Contact”, this will populate all the posts this seller has posted and the top of the page you will see all vital information needed to contact the seller by text message, phone call or email! Reach out to and make the sell.
Selling Cattle on the Stock-Yard
Selling your cattle through the Stock-Yard is quick and seamless. By selecting “I’m Selling Cattle” from the main menu (≡) found at the top left corner, this takes you through the needed steps to active your cattle post. Start selling your cattle now and see how much visibility they are getting and read what others are saying about your herd through the review section.
Edit my Cattle Post
Once you have posted your cattle and they have either sold prior to the expiration period or you need to update the information, go to “Your Stock-Yard” from the main menu page. Find the post you are wanting to edit and Swipe your finger right across the post. This will provide you two options. One for Editing the post, where you can edit everything except for quantity. Second for cattle that have been sold prior to expiration date. Click “Sold” and fill out the screen to complete and close out the post.
Mark my Post as Sold
For cattle that have been sold prior to expiration date. Go to Your Stock-Yard and find the post you are wanting to mark as Sold. Swipe right across the post and click “Sold”. Fill out the screen to complete and close out the post.
What is Saved Cattle
Saved Cattle give you the ability to save specific cattle you want to keep on your radar.
Add/Remove Saved Cattle
By selecting the on any post, this will save this post and place them in you Saved Cattle section on the main menu. A saved post looks like and an unsaved post looks like . To remove saved cattle, select the and it will be removed. 󠄀