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Indiana Junior Beef Cattle Association 

The Indiana Junior Beef Cattle Association is dedicated to serving today's youth by providing them with the opportunities to explore and further develop their passions for Indiana beef cattle. 

Indiana's Finest Nominations are now OPEN! 

Nominations for the 2023-2024 season are now open on SHOWMAN.APP!

New this year: Breed identification papers can be uploaded under each nomination or brought to the IJBCA booth at Hoosier Beef Congress. 

 Learn More about nominations 


Each year the Indiana Junior Beef Cattle Association (IJBCA) looks to support two (2) organizations that intend to further support and promote Indiana‚Äôs beef industry. The purpose of this grant is to support the selected organizations in their project endeavors. The project needs to have a concentration in the beef cattle industry. Both winners will receive $500 to put towards their project. Projects must be completed in a 12-month span.  

IJBCA Grant Application