School of Agriculture

WIU Bull Test Calendar of Events

2014-2015

  • August 2 - Last Day for First Vaccinations
  • August 15 - Last Weaning Date and Booster Vaccinations
  • August 31 - Entries Due
  • September 29 & 30 - Deliver Bulls
  • October 20 & 21 - Start Test
  • November 17 - 28-Day Weights
  • December 15 - 56-Day Weights
  • January 12 - 84-Day Weights
  • January 20 - Scan Bulls
  • February 7 - WIU Bull Test Open House during WIU Farm Expo @
                      WIU Bull Test Facility; Time TBD
  • February 9 & 10 - Complete Test 112-Days
  • March 13 - 43rd Annual Sale @ WIU Livestock Center @ 7pm
                    1 mile west of Highway 67 on Tower Road
                    Macomb, IL
                    Advisory Meeting prior to the sale (time TBD)

 

2013-2014

  • August 3 - Last Day for First Vaccinations
  • August 16 - Last Weaning Date and Booster Vaccinations
  • August 31 - Entries Due
  • September 30 & October 1 - Deliver Bulls
  • October 21 & 22 - Start Test
  • November 19 - 28-Day Weights
  • December 17 - 56-Day Weights
  • January 14 - 84-Day Weights
  • January 21 - Scan Bulls
  • February 8 - WIU Bull Test Open House during WIU Farm Expo
                      @WIU Bull Test Facility; Time TBD
  • February 10 & 11 - Complete Test 112-days
  • March 14 - 42nd Annual Sale @ WIU Livestock Center @ 7 pm;
                    1 mile west of Highway 67 on Tower Road;
                    Macomb, IL
  • March 21 - Advisory Meeting @ WIU Livestock Center @ 6:30 pm

2012-2013

  • August 4 - Last Day for First Vaccinations
  • August 17 - Last Weaning Date and Booster Vaccinations
  • August 31 - Entries Due
  • October 1 & 2 - Deliver Bulls
  • October 22 & 23 - Start Test
  • November 20 - 28-Day Weights
  • December 18 - 56-Day Weights
  • January 15 - 84-Day Weights
  • January 22 - Scan Bulls
  • February 11 & 12 - complete Test 112-days
  • March 15 - 41st Annual Sale @ 7 pm
    WIU Livestock Center
    Macomb, IL
  • March 22 - Advisory Meeting @ 6:30 pm