School of Agriculture

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Welcome to the Bull Test

44th Annual Sale • Friday, March 11, 2016

7 p.m. at the WIU Livestock Center in Macomb, IL

Selling Lots • Angus • Simmental • Sim-Angus • Red Angus


For additional information or catalog requests, please contact the following:

  • Ken Nimrick
    (309) 337-4352
  • Monte Lowderman
    (309) 833-5543
  • Delson Wilcoxen
    (309) 338-1724
  • WIU School of Agriculture
    (309) 298-1080

2015-2016 Calendar

  • June 29: Mail Test Information to Breeders
  • August 1: 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 19: Scan Bulls (tentative)
  • February 6: Open House at Bull Test facility during WIU Farm Expo
  • February 9 & 10: Complete Test 112-Days
  • March 11: 44th Annual Sale @ WIU Livestock Center @ 7pm


1 mile west of Highway 67 on Tower Road, Macomb, Illinois, 61455

From the north: come into Macomb on Hwy. 67. At the north edge of Macomb, just before you get to the city, turn right (west) onto Tower Road at the sign that points the direction to the WIU Livestock Center and WIU golf course. Go one mile west and the WIU Livestock Center is on your left.

From the west: come into Macomb on Hwy. 136 and turn left (north) onto Wigwam Hollow road at the first stop light (there’s a Casey’s at that turn). Follow Wigwam Hollow Road north through two curves and you’ll be at the WIU Livestock Center.

From the east and south: come into Macomb on either Hwy. 136 or 67 (they join at the east edge of Macomb and become Jackson St.), and follow Jackson through Macomb until Highway 67 splits to the north. Go on Hwy. 67 to Tower Road at the very north edge of Macomb. Turn left (west) at the sign that points the direction to the WIU Livestock Center and WIU golf course and go one mile to the WIU Livestock Center, on your left.

Previous Sale Information

2015-2016 Documents


Ken Nimrick

Phone: (309) 337-4352

Andrew Baker, Director - School of Agriculture

Office: Knoblauch Hall 145
Phone: (309) 298-1080

Lowderman Auction Service

Phone: (309) 833-5500