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#6148838 - 01/22/16 11:19 AM Buy Hogs in Lee County?
Dale Wilson Offline
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Registered: 04/19/15
Posts: 26
Anybody know who buys Hogs in Lee County, The person listed is Steve Tumlinson but the number is disconnected.
Thanks,
Dale

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#6149010 - 01/22/16 12:24 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
colt45 Online   content
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Registered: 08/19/06
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Loc: bastrop county
how far are you from Bastrop? buyer on Watts Lane off hwy 21
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#6149241 - 01/22/16 02:21 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
der Teufel Offline
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Registered: 11/16/11
Posts: 684
Loc: Central Texas
Yeah, it appears that Mr. Tumlinson has quit buying, or at least can't be easily reached.

Besides the buyer colt45 mentions above, there are a couple of guys who have posted flyers around Lee County (although they're in Elgin, which is either Bastrop or Travis County) saying they buy live hogs.

Location:
2035 FM 1704,
Elgin, TX

Jerry Copeland 512.921.1478
Jonathan Hoover 512.983.6058
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#6149772 - 01/22/16 08:29 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
png Offline
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Registered: 11/20/13
Posts: 135
Question - do they buy only boars? How about sows, big or small?


Edited by png (01/22/16 08:30 PM)

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#6150333 - 01/23/16 10:15 AM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
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I will get a phone # for you.
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#6150389 - 01/23/16 10:45 AM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: png]
der Teufel Offline
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Originally Posted By: png
Question - do they buy only boars? How about sows, big or small?


It's my understanding that there is a minimum weight, maybe 80 Lbs, although it's been known to vary. A call to a local buyer will get you accurate info, and they can also tell you what they're paying. Typically they pay so much per pound, and sometimes a bonus for each hog exceeding a certain weight. Those numbers change periodically.

AFAIK they buy both boars and sows.
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#6154333 - 01/25/16 05:04 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
D-Box Offline
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Registered: 09/21/15
Posts: 38
I met Steve about a week ago. He's still there and still buying hogs. He lives where 430 makes a 90 turn to the north and has a black metal pig by the street. I have property near by.

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#6154425 - 01/25/16 05:55 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
blazin Offline
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Registered: 10/25/11
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I'm curious where all these hogs eventually end up? I mean what do the hog buyers do with all the hogs?
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#6154462 - 01/25/16 06:09 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
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Registered: 12/30/12
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The guy that I sell to will pay for anything 50 pounds>, boar or sow.
He said that he sells to processors and to licensed game ranches.
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#6154533 - 01/25/16 06:27 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
TexasKC Online   content
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Registered: 12/30/12
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Loc: Houston & Lexington, Texas
Tumlinson @ Dime Box still buys. The phone number on the State list is incorrect.

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#6156684 - 01/26/16 07:39 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
D-Box Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/21/15
Posts: 38
I sent the right phone# to Dale. Looks like the 409 area code should nave been 979, the rest of the numbers are correct.

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#6156737 - 01/26/16 07:50 PM Re: Buy Hogs in Lee County? [Re: Dale Wilson]
D-Box Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/21/15
Posts: 38
I sent the right phone# to Dale. Looks like the 409 area code should nave been 979, the rest of the numbers are correct.

Steve told me that most of the meat goes to Europe and Asia.

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