Announcements

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    3rd Annual Ohio Beef Expo Internet Feeder Cattle Sale

    Fri., March 17, at 1:30 p.m. This is a live video board sale taking place during the Ohio Beef Expo at the Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio. Consignments are due by 12 p.m., on Wed., March 8. Consignments are welcome from all states. Please contact your local market representative or Sam Roberts at sroberts@uproducers.com or 937-477-0060 to consign cattle or for more information about th

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    2017 Scholarship Program

    United Producers is offering up to 18 - $1,000 scholarships to 2017 graduating high school students pursuing agricultural careers. One scholarship is available to a graduating high school senior in each of UPI’s 16 districts and up to two at-large scholarships are available. Requirements: Applicants must be a Preferred Member of UPI or a child or grandchild of a Preferred Member. Prefe

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    Webinar Looks at Expectations for Cow-Calf Producers in 2017

    Have the lows been established for the cattle industry? With the magnitude of the break that we have experienced across the entire cattle industry thus far that question is on everyone's mind. An upcoming free CattleFax webinar will address that question as well as provide an outlook for the cow-calf and entire beef industry for 2017. The CattleFax Trends+ Cow-Calf Webinar will be Jan. 25, 2017

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    Monday auctions are back at Owenton, Ky., starting Sept. 12

    Monday auctions are back at the Owenton, Ky., facility starting Sept. 12! Weekly auctions held on Monday and Wednesdays start at 9:30 a.m. Monday auction receiving hours: Sunday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. & Monday starting at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday auction receiving hours: Tuesday 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. & Wednesday starting at 7:30 a.m. For more information contact, Doyle Devers at 502-803

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    Adding value to your cattle in this downward trending market

    Over the last two years the cattle market has seen a frustrating downward trend that does not appear to be lifting anytime soon. The chart of the national cattle market below shows this dramatic drop.   We know that you are feeling this on your farm, and we want to help you weather this storm. Your success is our success, and as your co-op, we wanted to recommend a few things that c

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    Yellow Tag Pre-conditioning & Marketing Program

    United Producers, Inc. is introducing a flexible, value-added feeder calf program that can be utilized across our territory by feeder calf producers who are members of the co-op. Feeder cattle enrolled in this program will have a yellow ear tag, which can be purchased through your local UPI cattle sales representative. This ear tag will indicate to buyers that the cattle have been weaned, vacci

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    UPI-Bucyrus held Fifth Annual Fat Cattle Show and Sale

    United Producers Inc. held its fifth annual Fat Cattle Show and Sale at its Bucyrus, Ohio, facility on June 28. There were 159 pen of three entries from 61 consignors at this year’s show and over 470 head of cattle sold. Holstein steers brought a high of $122.00 CWT and beef steers and heifers brought a high of $130.00 CWT. Ashley Culp, Rick Heffelfinger and Tony Reed judged pens of three bee

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    2016 UPI Scholarship Winners Announced

    Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Winners! United Producers Inc. recently awarded 27 $1,000 scholarships to the following students: Illinois – Jake Pfeiffer, Shelbyville; Jake Moest, Champaign; Sawyer Lueke, McLeansboro; Jessica Will, Altamont. Indiana – Kevin Hardin, Lexington; Matthew Hoel, Glenwood; Jessica Gries, Poseyville; Monica Wehr, Connersville. Kentucky – Shelbi Cla

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