​Cattlemen's Calendar

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


Dates for activities
Tues., June 25 -- Twilight Tour, 5:30 pm at Feldun-Purdue Ag Center; RSVP by June 21 to Brad Shelton (812-279-8554)

Tues., July 16 -- Record 63-day weights; mid-test fee due

Tues., August 13 -- Record 91-day weights

Thurs., August 15 -- Ultrasound bulls

Mon., September 9 -- Evaluation of bulls for structural soundness and disposition

Tues., September 10 -- Forage Sorghum Field Day (Save the Date, details to come)

Sun., September 15 -- Record off-test weight #1

Mon., September 16 -- Record off-test weight #2

Thurs., September 19 -- Breeding Soundness Exams, brand sale eligible bulls

September 27 and 28 -- Stockmanship Workshops with Curt Pate - Beef Cattle on Sept 27, Sheep on Sept 28; at Southern Indiana Purdue Ag Center, Dubois (Save the Date, details to come)

Sat., October 12 -- 94th IBEP Bull Sale

Schedule for 2023-2024 Tests (2023 Winter and 2024 Summer)
Schedule for 2024-2025 Tests (2024 Winter and 2025 Summer)