NC State Extension

NC Beef Cattle Improvement Program (Bull Tests)

Extension Animal Husbandry

Department of Animal Science

The Beef Cattle Genetics program in Extension is responsible for the North Carolina Beef Cattle Improvement Program at NCSU; a cooperative herd improvement program in connection with the North Carolina Cattlemen’s Association. NC BCIP includes an on-farm beef cattle performance testing program, and four central bull testing stations – Butner (silage-based diet), Waynesville (silage-based diet) and NC BCIP Forage Bull Test (forage-based, grazing program).

On-Farm Performance Testing

  • NC BCIP-Operating Procedures and Policies
  • Application Form
  • Application Form for the North Carolina Cattlemen’s Association

Central Bull Tests

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Butner BCIP Bull Test Station

THE BUTNER BULL SALE IS SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 21, 2018, AT GRANVILLE COUNTY LIVESTOCK ARENA.

Waynesville BCIP Bull Test Station

THE WAYNESVILLE BULL SALE IS SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2018, AT WNC REGIONAL LIVESTOCK CENTER CANTON NC.

For more information, contact Gary Gregory
Email: gary_gregory@ncsu.edu
Office: 919-515-4027
Fax: 919-515-6884