Cattlemen's Calendar

County beef cattle groups are encouraged to contact IBEP to volunteer (3-4 people) to help on weighdays/workdays shown below. Activities usually begin at 9:00 a.m. Bring a potential cooperator or bull buyer to give them a first-hand look at the bulls, facilities and the central testing program.

June 20-23 -- BIF Research Symposium and Convention, Loveland, Colorado. For information, visit
Mon., July 23 -- Ultrasound older bulls
Tues., July 24 -- Record 63-day weights; adjusted 205-day data and registration numbers due; final payment due
Tues., August 21 -- Record 91-day weights; preliminary soundness screening; videotape bulls
Mon., September 17 -- Ultrasound younger bulls
Mon., September 24 -- Record off-test weights; measure hip height and scrotal circumference; TB injection
Thurs., September 27 -- Breeding soundness evaluation; freeze brand; read TB test
Sat., October 20 -- 82nd IBEP Bull Sale and Springville Feeder Auction Association's Cow and Heifer Sale; cows begin selling at 2:00, the Bull Sale will follow


Schedule for 2017-2018 Tests (2017 Winter and 2018 Summer Tests)

Schedule for 2018-2019 Tests (2018 Winter and 2019 Summer Tests)


Purdue Extension Calendar

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