El Dorado Livestock


Meet Our Owners

Steve Hamlin is a local livestock producer and carries 25 years of experience in the meat packing business. He has spent his lifetime in the Winfield area.

Chris Locke was born and raised in the El Dorado area. He has been in the education field and has taught math and science. Chris has been involved in custom grazing programs for 25 years.


Darwin Deets, DVM has been a large animal veterinarian since 1985 and is well known in the Butler County area. He is presently continuing his private practice in Yates Center, KS and will be available at the sale barn on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dr. Deets specializes in horses, cattle and large animals. His preg-checking equipment includes a sonogram machine available for his customers if they desire..

Office Manager

Mary McClung comes to the facility with 20 years of sale barn office experience. She is from the rural Winfield, KS area.


Van Schmidt is from the Newton, KS area. He has been an auctioneer at several sale barns in south central Kansas.


El Dorado Livestock Auction
2593 SE US Highway 54, El Dorado, KS 67042
Office: 316-320-3212

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