Filters tag city state Photos tagged scales scales Each catfish is weighed. The average catfish costs $1.50 per pound when the fish is caught at the pond. Mayor Barnes has the prize catch of the day. Fertilizer is stored, mixed and sold in a seperate building. The bags shown above are loaded by hand after customing the mixture of the elements, such as, amonium nitrate, potash, etc. The scales are connected to an electronic weighing system in the office.