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Event Details:

  • LIVE Genetic Auction
  • Auctioneer, Kevin Wendt
  • Online bidding on CCi.LIVE provided by Kennedy Ventures
  • Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2023
  • Venue: Kimpton Aertson Hotel, 2021 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

Legends and Dreamers Genetic Sale and Summit: A Celebration of Heritage and Innovation
This November, allow us to turn the pages of a living storybook, brought to life by We proudly present Legends and Dreamers Genetic Sale and Summit, an event that stands as a significant milestone in the show pig industry, fostering a unique collaboration between the seasoned professionals who have sculpted the industry’s illustrious history and our top customers who are crafting the next captivating chapters.

The Dreamers: Our Esteemed Customers and Today’s Innovators
The “Dreamers” are’s top customers, the individuals and groups who are actively shaping the vibrant present and promising future of the show pig industry. As consignors, they embody innovation and progress, bringing fresh perspectives and modern strategies to the table. Their diligent efforts and forward-thinking approaches are paving the way for a new era in show pig breeding.

The Legends: The Pillars of Excellence
Representing the bedrock of the industry, the “Legends” are the veteran figures who have set the benchmark for excellence and established a rich heritage that continues to inspire and guide the current generation of breeders. Their wealth of experience and profound knowledge has been instrumental in crafting the trajectory of the show pig sector, fostering a legacy of innovation and quality.

A Gathering of Learning, Growth, and Progress
The Legends and Dreamers Genetic Sale and Summit is more than an event; it’s a dynamic space where learning meets innovation, where the insights from the Legends find a fresh canvas in the initiatives of the Dreamers. This gathering is crafted to facilitate a rich exchange of knowledge and ideas, fostering an environment that encourages growth and collaboration.

Central to the event is the auction—a vibrant showcase where the Dreamers, our valued customers, present their finest genetic offerings. These offerings are not just a testament to the rich legacy established by the Legends, but also a glimpse into the promising future being carved out through the combined efforts of both Legends and Dreamers.

Join us in Nashville for this transformative event. Here, we come together to not only celebrate the remarkable journey of the show pig industry but also to encourage the Dreamers, applauding their contributions and fueling their aspirations, as they work hand in hand with the Legends to sculpt a future brimming with potential and success.

Schedule of Events:

Wednesday, November 29
11 am: Virtual Preview via Kennedy Ventures
1-1:30 pm: Welcome
1:30-2:30 pm: State of the Pork Industry
2:30-4:30 pm: Legends and Dreamers Breeder Panel with Q&A
4:30-5:30 pm: Keynote Speaker
5:30-7 pm: Social and Hospitality
7 pm: SALE

**all times are CST**

Sale Consultants:
Blake Kennedy: 405-501-2417
Travis Platt: 260-410-1000
Kevin Wendt: 419-566-1599