Program Information

Specific information about the various programs can be found at the following links:

  1. Age & Source Verification (ASV)
    Certifies the age and source of your calves. An electronic ID tag is required.
  2. Non Hormone Treated cattle (NHTC)
    Cattle that have not received a hormone are eligible for this program. Age and Source and an on-site audit is also required.
  3. Verified Beef Never Ever 3 (VB-NE3)
    Cattle that have not received hormones, antibiotics, or animal/avian by-products are eligible. Age and Source and an on-site audit is also required.
  4. Cattle Care and Handling
    Ranches that have handled cattle by following BQA guidelines are eligible. Age and Source and an on-site audit are required.
  5. Reputation Feeder Cattle®
    A one-of-a-kind program which illustrates the relative value of calves based upon historical genetic improvement. All components of Age and Source and Calf Management are required. The Genetic Merit Scorecard™ requires a signed release to obtain bull EPDs.