Assist Pennsylvania beef producers in purchasing quality bulls that will enhance the value of feeder steers going to market, as well as replacement heifers added back to their herd.
Create more marketing opportunities for PA beef producers. It is the plan of the Center for Beef Excellence to improve the quality of feeder cattle in the state to allow them to be better positioned to enter feedlots, which will improve the price producers received for their cattle.
The Bull Credit Program will reimburse Pennsylvania producers $1,000 towards the purchase of a qualifying bull.
Producers must complete an application and follow all program guidelines.
Program Requirements to Qualify for Credit:
Must be a Pennsylvania beef producer
Bull must be born and raised in Pennsylvania
Bull must be entered into the Livestock Evaluation Center's Bull Test Program
Bull must qualify for the Livestock Evaluation Center's Bull Test Sale
Minimum purchase price of bull must be $2,500
Applications MUST be received by January 31, 2020
For more information email or call 570-687-3150.
Application can be downloaded here.