Normalcy is Coming into View

June 2021 Magazine

We are returning to a more normal lifestyle, as restrictions are being lifted. I am amazed and impressed with how resilient, creative and dedicated our Youth Beef Team members are. Despite all of the hurdles they've faced this past year, many of them continued their passion for promoting beef. Read more


ICF Awards $1,500 Scholarships to Three Iowa Youth

May 2021 Magazine

This year, the Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation was able to award more dollars to its scholarship winners. Thanks to a grant we received from our partners at the Iowa Beef Industry Council, we were able to award each of our winners $1,500. This is the first time since we started awarding scholarships that we have increased the amounts. Read more


ICF Beef Extravaganza: Huge Success

May 2021 Magazine

The 26th Annual Beef Extravaganza, hosted by the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation, was held on Wednesday, April 14 at the Hansen Ag Learning Center, on the beautiful Iowa State University campus. Beef Extravaganza is a highly competitive and educational contest open to high school juniors and seniors. These teams are tested on their knowledge and skills at 10 different stations related to the beef industry. Read more


ICF Hosts Online Auction

April 2021 Magazine

When the Iowa Cattle Industry Leadership Summit moved from face-to-face to virtual, it gave the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation an opportunity to try something new for our auction. On March 11, we hosted our first online auction. A huge thank you to Show Circuit Online Sales and Colby Taber for all their work on getting things set up for us and running the auction. Everything went smoothly, and I look forward to working with them next fall. Read more


ICF Extravaganza has been Rescheduled

March 2021 Magazine

Due to COVID-19, we have had to reschedule Beef Extravaganza. Thankfully, we were able to move everything and are planning to host Beef Extravaganza on Wednesday, April 14. Read more


Support the Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation at the Upcoming Auction

March 2021 Magazine

Show your passion for our youth and the cattle industry by supporting the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation upcoming auction.  We are thrilled to announce that we will be working with Show Circuit (SC) Online Sales for our auction. Online bidding will begin at noon on Tuesday, March 9 and end at 7:00 pm on Thursday, March 11. Read more


Iowa Foundation Heifer Award Winner Announced
February 2021 Magazine

Although this past year has been very atypical, the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation was still able to partner with Iowa Beef Breeds Council to provide an amazing opportunity for one deserving seventh grader from Iowa, through the Iowa Foundation Heifer Award. Read more


Ralgro Wheels and Revlar XS Cartridges for Cash
February 2021 Magazine

Throughout the year, veterinarians and individuals saved their used Ralgro Wheels and Revalor XS clips to be collected. This year the team collected over 60,000 cartridges. Due to ongoing support, we are able to provide programs and educational opportunities for youth. Read more


Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation Scholarship
February 2021 Magazine

Each year, the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation awards scholarships to Youth Beef Team members. Eligible students must graduate from high school this year, and meet any of these criteria: received Youth Beef Team training, completed the Masters of Beef Advocacy, or served as a county Beef Queen/Princess/Ambassador. Read more


Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation Scholarship
February 2021 Magazine

Each year, the Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation awards scholarships to Youth Beef Team members. Eligible students must graduate from high school this year, and meet any of these criteria: received Youth Beef Team training, completed the Masters of Beef Advocacy, or served as a county Beef Queen/Princess/Ambassador. Read more