​​Welcome to IBEP!


2020 Winter Test​

Bulls were weighed on March 22. The off-test report is available (updated 3/30/21)

The 87th IBEP Bull Sale will be Saturday, April 17 at 2:00 pm at the Springville Feeder Auction. It will be broadcast on CattleUSA.com. Sale catalogs willl be available free of charge; to order one, call 812-279-4330 or send your name and address to nminton@purdue.edu.
There will be 101 bulls in the sale - 76 Angus, 2 Charolais, 10 Hereford, 8 SimAngus, and 5 Simmental.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, although you are welcome to come and view bulls, we ask that you contact the test station in advance (812-279-4330).


2021 Summer Test​

Rules for the test and Entry Form are now available - we have enough entries to hold the test!  We will still accept entries until April 2. You can enter your bulls online.
Be sure to read the Critical Health Items flyer




The Test Station page now has aerial photos of FPAC and the IBEP test station.

Two videos have been added to the IBEP Videos section of the FAQ page:  one about structural soundness of bulls, and one describing what the screening committee looks for when evaluating bulls.
IBEP bull test station
Schedule for 2020-2021 Tests (2020 Winter and 2021 Summer Tests)

Purdue Agriculture's photographer Tom Campbell visited FPAC and the IBEP test station on the 28-day weigh day (6/18/19). Check out the photos and story: "A Day on the Farm (Part II)"

FPAC celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2014. The Summer 2014 issue of Purdue Agricultures magazine had a feature article about FPAC's Century of Service to southern Indiana producers, including IBEP. There's also a video.

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Much of the information on the IBEP web site is in pdf format. To download Adobe Acrobat Reader, visit https://ag.purdue.edu/Pages/Downloads.aspx​. If you need the content in another format, please email dlofgren@purdue.edu.
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