Upcoming Bull Test Sales

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One of the most important decisions made by a cow calf producer is herd sire selection. The North Carolina Beef Cattle Improvement Program (NC BCIP) bull test sales help make this decision easier. Information generated by the testing program helps producers identify bulls that are genetically superior that should help increase profitability in the herd. Upcoming NC BCIP sales include:

Waynesville Bull Test Sale

The forty-second annual Waynesville Bull Sale will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021. The sale will be held at the WNC Regional Livestock Center starting at 11:00 a.m. 

  • The bulls will be moved to the sale site on Friday morning – December 3 and will be available for viewing in the afternoon.
  • The sale will be conducted in person according to the health and safety regulations set by the state of North Carolina. There will be an email blast sent out the week of the sale with more details and how to bid if you are not able to attend the sale in person. If you do not receive email blasts from the NC Cattlemen’s Association, contact the office (919-552-9111) to subscribe.
  • If you have any questions regarding the sale please call Johnny Rogers at 336-504-7268.

Butner  Bull  Test  Sale 

The 38th Annual NC BCIP Butner Bull Test Sale will be held at Noon on Friday, December 17, 2021 at the Granville County Livestock Arena. 

  • Bulls will be moved to the livestock arena on Thursday, December 16, 2021.
  • If you would like to visit the bull test station prior to the sale contact Greg Shaeffer 919-471-6872 to make an appointment. 
  • The sale will be conducted in person according to the regulations set by the state at this time. This year buyers have the option to bid on bulls online. Go to ww.ebharris.com for information  on registering to bid online. 
  • If you have any questions regarding the sale please call Johnny Rogers at 336-504-7268.

More information and sale catalogs for both sales can be found  on the N.C. Beef Cattle Improvement Program website