IBA seeks nominations for awards program - Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. – The Illinois Beef Association (IBA) is seeking nominations for the 2014 member awards program. The IBA presents four awards at the annual Summer Conference: Seedstock Breeder of the Year, Commercial Producer of the Year, Environmental Steward of the Year, and IBA Farm Family of the Year.
IBA offers internship and scholarship opportunities - Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. – The future of the cattle business is built on student leaders focused on keeping the industry strong. To be successful, it takes practice. To provide that needed experience, the Illinois Beef Association (IBA) is offering one paid internship and seven scholarships in 2014.
Beef producers stay educated to stay profitable - Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. – Academic and industry professionals will put cattle producers through their paces at the Beef & Beyond workshop March 21-22. Sponsored by the Illinois Beef Association (IBA) and the University of Illinois (U of I), this interactive educational program offers insight into all aspects of the cattle industry and management tips that can help producers stay profitable. The program will take place at the U of I in Urbana-Champaign.
Beef Quality Assurance workshops scheduled for November and December - Monday, Nov. 11, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.—Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) sessions will be held throughout Illinois in November and December. These sessions will provide beef producers up-to-date standards and technologies to improve animal welfare and beef quality.
IBA Elects President and Vice President, Alan Adams and Mike Martz - Friday, Aug. 2, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Alan Adams, Sandwich, Ill., was announced as the new president of the Illinois Beef Association (IBA) board of governors during the IBA summer conference this past June.
Illinois’ Beef Industry Showcased at 2013 Illinois State Fair - Tuesday, July 23, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – It’s Illinois State Fair time, and what comes to my mind is competition, funnel cakes and beef! Be sure to stop by the Illinois Beef Association’s (IBA) Ribeye Corral for some tasty beef products at this year’s fair.