Over the years KLA has had several owners. In November of the yard was purchased by Bob and Pat Goodell.
Bob and his father originally built the livestock yard in Templeton, California. Bob worked for his father for several years and then went out on his own. In he purchased the Humboldt Livestock Auction Yard in Fortuna, California.
After the purchase of KLA inhe ran both yards for 6 months. The Fortuna yard was sold and Bob, Pat and family moved to Klamath Falls.
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The rail spur was earnmoney.bandcamp.com from the yard and all hauling was then by truck. During bad times and a klamath falls livestock auction yard cattle market the Can i earn extra money without paying tax lost the yard In they repurchased the yard klamath falls livestock auction yard have been owners ever since.
In Bob passed away. The yard is still run by his wife, Patty, as he called her.
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Bob Goodell was an awesome cattleman. You could go to the bank on his word alone.
He is greatly missed by all that ever had the privilege of knowing him. At one times there were 23 active auction yards in the state of Oregon.
The state now has 9. Klamath Livestock being the ONLY livestock yard in Southern Oregon. At that time Klamath Falls ran two livestock yards and sales per week.
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