FUR AUCTIONS
& PRICES
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Central Maine Chapter of MTA
December 12, 2004 Auction in Dixmont.
Total Auction Sales $11,402
Total Lots Sold:  109

​------------HIGH-----LOW----AVERAGE
Coyote......20.11---10.50---15.21
Bobcat......----------------63.40
Mink........14.60----8.50---11.50
Raccoon.....14.28----4.25----9.26
Otter.......85.06---45.30---68.48
Skunk.......-----------------3.13
Beaver......21.25---12.30---17.45
Marten......25.60-- 24.17---24.88
Red Fox.....22.47---12.75----6.46
Muskrat..... 2.33----1.35----1.80
Weasel...... 2.50----2.30----2.27
Fisher......31.00---26.40---29.28



Species---------High-----------Low------- Average----------# Sold
Otter-----91.25-----66.67----76.46-----15
Bobcat----76.00-----65.00----72.33----- 3
Fisher----40.49-----34.01----37.40-----43
Martin----28.00-----28.00----28.00------7
Beaver----35.09-----14.00----25.43-----38
Red Fox---24.75-----22.52----24.34-----44
Coyote----27.62---- 18.75----22.77----123
Grey Fox--24.05-----21.22----22.19-----22
Mink------19.75-----12.50----17.64----- 8
Raccoon---11.77-----8.00-----10.60-----32
Muskrat----3.53-----2.75----- 3.16----154
Opossum----2.01---- 1.00------1.34------5
Weasel-----0.25---- 0.25----- 0.25------2

York County MTA Fur Sale    December 17, 2005

Central Maine Chapter of MTA
March 12, 2006  Auction in Dixmont.
Total Auction Sales $23,523
Total Lots Sold:  69

​------------HIGH​------LOW​------AVERAGE
Coyote......40.25----28.60---- 34.00
Bobcat......115.36---97.36-----92.79
Mink........   ~
Raccoon.....17.99----14.15----- 6.00
Otter.......109.11---95.11----101.00
Skunk.......   ~    
Beaver......40.02--- 27.16-----34.00
Marten......-------------------60.05
Red Fox.....   ~
Muskrat..... 6.10-----4.72------5.40
Weasel...... 8.10-----1.65------5.00
Fisher......76.05----74.00-----75.00

Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
December 9, 2007

Average Prices:
Beaver $19.40
Coyote $23.35
Fisher $77.60
Mink male $14.62
Marten $31.25
Fox $25.60
Otter $39.20
Muskrat $2.86
Weasel  $3.00
Skunk  $5.50
Bobcat  $85
Raccoon $10
Grey Fox  $40
Female mink  $8.83
York County MTA Fur Sale
December 16, 2006

Species....High....Low...Average..# Sold
Otter-----53.12----37.50---47.94----13
Bobcat----43.26----43.26---43.26-----1
Fisher----85.03----77.00---80.34----31
Marten----57.12----40.00---50.21----10
Beaver----48.05----22.51---30.72----47
Red Fox---24.75----20.67---22.96----25
Coyote----27.20----19.00---22.39----58
Grey Fox--30.00----24.00---27.02----19
Mink------26.08----15.50---22.02-----8
Raccoon---19.25----7.00--- 12.49----42
Muskrat----7.76----3.01---- 7.24---249
Opossum----1.25----1.25-----1.25-----1
Ermine-----5.50----2.50-----4.50---- 3


Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
December 10, 2006
Lots listed: 170
Total auction sales: $32,301.81

Average Prices:
Beaver $28
Coyote $20
Fisher $85
Mink male $24
Marten $40
Fox $25
Otter $60
Muskrat $7.40
York County MTA Chapter
December 20, 2007
Fall Fur Sale Averages
Total number of lots:  114
Sale Total:  $11,892.07

Species   High   Low   Average   # Sold

Beaver     26.21     7.13   21.66    123   
Coyote    27.92     14.52   24.02     93 
Fisher     78.70     38.60   65.93    43  
Grey Fox  41.15       20.03  32.39    12
Marten    33.96     26.      1.71     29 
Mink       14.75     5.06    11.61   23
Muskrat    3.32      0.47    2.53     226
Opossum    1.44      0.12    1.17      8 
Otter     51.62  37.00     46.87      13
Raccoon   18.63   4.00     11.43      44
Red Fox   27.68  20.38     23.14      30
Ermine     5.77    3.02     4.34      17
Bobcat    65.00                         1
Casters   14.24 lb                    3.5 lbs
Species....High....Low.....Average...#Sold

Beaver----50.00---13.00----3.49-----79
Coyote----27.50---18.00---23.09-----11
Fisher----90.50---70.51---85.06-----11

Marten----46.58---6.38----35.35-----45
Mink-----------------------9.97------3
Muskrat----4.40---3.00-----3.49-----23

Opossum--------------------1.50------1
Otter-----44.04---34.59---38.57-----19
Raccoon---28.11---14.25---20.82-----13

Red Fox-------------------26.00------1
Ermine---------------------4.44-----15
Bobcat--------------------65.00------1
Castor----20.27--14.76--18.42 lb--16.5 lbs
YORK COUNTY FUR SALE - MARCH 8, 2008
Total Sale: 44 lots    $7038.12
FUR AUCTION
CENTRAL MAINE
MARCH 2008
131 LOTS
TOTAL: $15,899.47

                    AVERAGE
BEAVER    34.00
COYOTE    24.00
FISHER    83.00
FOX       28.00
WEASEL     4.00
MARTEN    44.00
MINK      12.00
BOBCAT    57.00
MUSKRAT    3.50
RACCOON   27.00
OTTER     42.00
CASTOR    18.00LB

December 20, 2008
York County Fur Sale
78 LOTS     $8,515.36
            HIGH       LOW     AVERAGE
BEAVER.....36.50....9.02...21.26
COYOTE.....22.00....8.01...14.55
FISHER.....60.00.. 40.33...49.07
MARTEN.....36.60.. 35.33...35.91
MINK.......45.03...12.02...23.43
MUSKRAT.....4.02... 2.03....3.40
OTTER......52.00.. 47.35...50.85
RACCOON....17.00... 2.12...12.36
RED FOX....23.61...16.02...21.44
GRAY FOX...24.11...20.04...21.32
DECEMBER 21, 2008
CENTRAL MAINE CHAPTER AUCTION

Species--Average $---# Sold
Bobcat------60.00------8
Beaver------18.00----103
Coyote------17.00-----85
Fisher------50.00-----62
Marten------29.00-----72
Mink female-10.50-----18
Mink male---15.00-----35
Muskrat------2.75---1130
Otter-------54.00-----30
Raccoon-----12.50-----35
Fox - Red---20.50-----47
Fox - Gray--29.00------3
Ermine-------3.50-----22 
Castor------17.50---18.5 lb

York County Fur Sale
March 21, 2009
Total sale: 55 lots$3,631.99

SpeciesHighLowAverage#Sold
Beaver27.57 4.33 15.59100
Bobcat69.00 30.0049.502
Coyote21.00 10.0013.176
Fisher36.21 33.1135.143
Mink  10.00   4.21  7.5011
Muskrat3.73  2.31  3.11123
Otter 30.50 10.5021.5018
Raccoon8.00 1.25  3.8312
Castor 1.78  1.14  1.64242.5 ounces
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction, March 22, 2009

96 Lots, Total Sales: $12,916

Species------Average-----#Sold
Beaver----$15.63----516
Bobcat-----46.33------6
Coyote----$15.00---- 43
Muskrat----$2.89----222
Raccoon----$7.66-----47
Red Fox---$17.00-----17
Mink----- $8.80----- 27
Fisher----$35.93-----28
Marten----$23.17-----22
Otter------30.50-----14
Weasel-----$4.65------3
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction, DEC 13, 2009
88 Lots, Total Sales: $14,459

SpeciesAverage#Sold
Beaver--$12.54  52
Bobcat--$37.67   3
Coyote--$14.51  71
Muskrat--$4.171330
Raccoon--$9.47  45
Red Fox--$15.23  71
Mink-----$9.20  76
Fisher--$34.96  24
Marten--$27.31 120
Otter---$38.50   4
Weasel--$3.48  34
Skunk---$6.43     3
Castor--$36.50    17
York County Fur sale averages:
DEC 2009
154 lots Total sale $9,629.12

Species     High  Low  Average  #Sold
 
 Beaver   32.60   5.50  14.07   102 
 Coyote   16.09  10.03  12.58    52
 Fisher   39.60  24.50  34.57    40
 Marten   26.06  22.47  25.62    31
 Mink     12.60   6.60  10.16    30
 Muskrat   5.39   1.25   4.37   197
 Otter    43.43  33.60  37.79    21
 Raccoon  12.94   4.14   9.51   106
 Fox-Red  18.10  12.01  14.31    25
 Fox-Gray 23.28  12.02  17.80    60
 

Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
DECEMBER 12, 2010
 Lots 192, Total Sales: $38,744

SpeciesAverage#Sold
Beaver   $17.93247
Bobcat   $61.00      2
Coyote   $16.52     83
Muskrat   $5.96   1899
Raccoon  $14.40     69
Red Fox  $20.16     64
Mink-male     19.50    168
Mink-female   12.45     48
Fisher-male   41.00     23
Fisher-female 42.00     29
Marten    27.00    153
Otter     50.73    124
Weasel     3.39    100
Skunk      ---
Castor   $42.69/lb    27.5 LB
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
MARCH 21, 2010
122 Lots, Total Sales: $27,108

SpeciesAverage#Sold
Beaver $21.07606
Bobcat $27.36      1
Coyote $15.44     18
Muskrat $6.57    504
Raccoon $9.65     31
Red Fox$16.90     10
Mink   $17.38     19
Fisher $42.60     32
Marten ---
Otter  $46.00     21
Weasel  $2.67     36
Skunk      ---
Castor     $38.64    50 LB
York County Fur Sale
DECEMBER 2010

Species-----High----Low-------Avg----# Sold
Beaver-----23.60-----5.80----15.88---30
Coyote-----24.00----12.00----19.72---24
Fisher-----48.95----40.50-----44.44--16
Marten-----32.75----25.25-----30.90--15
Mink-------20.63----11.00-----15.91--30
Muskrat-----7.31----06.55----- 6.86--84
Otter------56.65----47.80-----50.60---9
Raccoon----22.60----01.25-----11.69--60
Fox - Red--32.60----20.22-----22.79--34
Fox -Gray--23.80----18.57-----20.51--34 
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
MARCH 20, 2011
 Lots: 102      Sales: $11,768.00

Species-----Average    #Sold
Beaver---$15.81   279   
Bobcat---$82.80      5   
Coyote---$14.51     43   
Muskrat----6.05    160   
Raccoon---11.50     17   
Gray Fox--21.00      2   
Red Fox--18.85     10   
Mink-----11.50     34   
Fisher---42.35     12   
Marten----none sold
Otter----55.00     20   
Weasel----1.60     13   
Skunk ----------
Castor----$37.00/lb
York County Fur Sale
March 2011
Lots:  41      Sales:  $3,926.50

Species----High----Low-----Avg---# Sold
Beaver---- 32.00----5.33---20.29---109
Coyote---------------------22.00-----1
Fisher---- 45.00---40.50---43.00-----9
Marten---------------------30.50-----4
Mink-------15.00---12.00---14.25-----4
Muskrat-----7.00----6.25----6.37----23
Otter------48.00---42.00---45.17-----6
Raccoon----12.00----4.00----7.15----13
Fox -Red-------------------20.50-----4


Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
DECEMBER 11, 2011
 Lots: 143     Sales: $34,847

Species     Average        #Sold
Beaver----23.57    214   
Bobcat----92.00      2   
Coyote----17.03     60
Muskrat----7.03   1988   
Raccoon---12.32     75   
Gray Fox--24.00      1   
Red Fox---26.48     40   
Mink------19.40    263   
Fisher-F--62.00     10
Fisher-M--53.85     13
Marten----36.00     22
Otter-----66.00     64   
Weasel-----3.00     19   
Skunk------1.00      2
Castor----$53.00/lb  39 lb.
York County Chapter
Fur sale Dec 17, 2011
 Total sale: 85 lots $7,611.33  
     
Species    High    Low    Avg   #Sold 
Beaver    32.74     6.75  21.95    57 
Bobcat   126.00    95.00 112.33     3 
Coyote    63.00    15.00  21.85    13 
Fisher    54.46    50.00  50.54    16 
Marten    41.23    41.23  41.23     2 
Mink      26.63    15.00  20.38    33 
Muskrat    7.31     6.55   6.86    84 
Otter     71.00    58.30  63.96    10 
Raccoon   14.55     6.44  10.75    68 
Fox - Red 33.21    28.18  29.62    18 
Fox - Gray 26.32   18.00  22.55    29 


York County Chapter
Fur Sale  March 10, 2012

Species     High    Low   Average #Sold 
Beaver      61.00  14.59  32.89     116 
Coyote      48.00  10.00  24.75       7 
Fisher      83.57  75.67  81.86      11 
Marten      62.00  62.00  62.00      20 
Mink        26.63  15.00  20.38      33 
Muskrat     10.73   4.16   8.28      48 
Otter      108.67  82.00  95.15      13 
Raccoon    14.04    9.25  13.01      22 
Fox - Red  35.75    2.22  29.04       5 
Fox - Gray 36.67   36.00  36.57       7 

Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
MARCH 2012
 Lots: Sales:

Species----Average---#Sold
Beaver------29.43   662 
Bobcat---- 113.00     2 
Coyote------23.42    38
Muskrat------7.54  380 
Raccoon------8.63    26 
Gray Fox----10.00   1 
Red Fox-----22.85  18 
Mink--------15.42   33 
Fisher----UNKNOWN   5
Marten------32.00   8
Otter-------79.60  39 
Weasel-------1.50  12 
Skunk-----UNKNOWN   5
Castor----$32/lb  40 lb.
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
DECEMBER 9, 2012
 Lots: 176     Sales: $31,356

Species     Average        #Sold
Beaver-----23.25    100   
Bobcat----112.00      1   
Coyote-----24.00     61
Muskrat-----9.62   1394   
Raccoon----13.00     52   
Gray Fox---26.00      2   
Red Fox----35.00     46   
Mink Male--25.00     92
Mink Female--17.00   41   
Fisher-F---79.00     21
Fisher-M---62.00     16
Marten-----46.00     71
Otter------67.00     22   
Weasel--=---3.00     35   
Castor----$21.00/lb  4.5 lb.
Bear galls----41.00    2 pc
York County Chapter
Fur sale Dec 15, 2012
 Total sale:  $17,667.29
Lots:  158

Species    High    Low    Average    # Sold
Beaver      41.00     8.50     23.30     103
Bobcat      126.30    80.02    95.27      5
Coyote      42.23     15.00    25.26     62
Fisher      86.16     60.01    74.40     33
Marten      50.01     50.01    50.01      2
Mink        32.16     14.06    25.02     53
Muskrat     12.60     5.00     10.66    374
Opossum      2.00     0.50     1.01       7
Otter       86.43     63.33    69.27      9
Raccoon     16.31     1.35     10.93     62
Fox - Red   53.63     32.00    38.96     29
Fox - Gray   41.30    11.00    33.44     61

Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction
MARCH 17, 2013
 Lots: 56    Sales: $13,187

Species     Average             #Sold
Beaver-----32.25------182   
Bobcat-----85.00-------10   
Coyote-----27.00-------37
Muskrat-----9.80------116   
Raccoon----No average---11   
Gray Fox---26.00--------2   
Red Fox----No average--13   
Mink ------23.30--------6
Marten-----77.00-------16
Otter------97.00------- 7   
Weasel------3.33-------16   
Castor----$24.40/lb  
York County Fur Sale results
Saturday March 23, 2013
Total sale: 83 lots $5,648.92 

Species  High     Low    Average    # Sold 
Beaver   35.01   10.01   22.32       88 
Bobcat   77.50   75.00   76.25        4 
Coyote   32.02   25.20   26.34        6 
Fisher  101.33   80.01   93.05       11 
Mink     28.25   22.01   25.96        9 
Muskrat  12.00   10.00   10.46       35 
Otter    95.00   60.00   83.10        8 
Raccoon  20.20    6.00   15.76       16 
Fox-Red  45.00   36.02   42.21        5 
Fox-Gray 35.51   35.51   35.51        2 

12-8-2013
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction

Species.......Average.......Quantity
Beaver........$24.00..........60
Bobcat........$99.00...........3
Coyote........$23.00..........63
Ermine........$ 4.25.......... 3
Female fisher.$88.00.......... 8
​Male Fisher...no avg.......... 3
Gray fox......$40.00.......... 8
Marten........$70.00.......... 3
Mink (M&F)....$18.00.........106
Muskrat.......$ 9.75........1313
Otter.........$55.00..........21
Raccoon.......$15.50..........54
Red Fox.......$46.00..........45
Beaver castor.$25/lb..........50 lbs
12-21-2013
York County Trappers Chapter Fur Sale

.............HIGH....LOW.......AVG...#SOLD
Beaver------45.00-----7.00-----20.58---77
Bobcat------65.00----10.00-----37.50----2
Coyote------60.00-----2.00-----17.07---30
Fisher------75.00----30.00-----62.88---24
Marten------60.00----18.00-----48.50----8
Mink--------20.00-----5.00-----15.38---29
Muskrat-----12.00-----0.75------9.42--361
Opossum------1.00-----0.50------0.67----6
Otter-------66.20----45.00-----57.83---12
Raccoon-----13.00-----1.00------6.88---43
Fox - Red---47.50----26.67-----38.77---26
Fox - Gray--30.50----15.00-----25.63---52

3-16-2014
Central Maine Chapter Fur Auction

Species.......Average.......Quantity
Beaver........$24.50..........68
Bobcat.......$105.00...........1
Coyote........$23.50..........11
Ermine........$ 3.00.......... 9
Female fisher.$84.50.......... 2
​Male Fisher...no avg.......... 0
Marten........$57.50.......... 4
Mink (M&F)....$16.00.......... 2
Muskrat.......$10.25..........36
Otter.........$75.00.......... 3
Raccoon.......$10.50..........13
Red Fox.......$35.50.......... 6
Beaver castor.$24/lb.......... 5 lbs