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 The Manitoba Bull Test Station at Douglas, Manitoba is one of the largest bull testing stations on the map. 
Owned and operated by the Manitoba Beef Cattle Performance Association Inc., the test station is a non-profit organization that has been in operation for over 50 years. 
The goal of the Manitoba Beef Cattle Performance Association Inc. is to develop bulls and heifers to meet the needs of the ever changing cattle industry for both the purebred and commercial cattlemen. 

Visitors are welcome all year round to view the facilities and talk to the staff about programs available.  During the test season visitors can get statistics on the bulls and heifers on site and look at quality livestock.

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IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2023 - 2024
TEST SEASON
SALE DAY March 23, 2024

DELIVERY DATES FOR REUGULAR TEST:
October 4-8, 2023
(Processing from 9:30am - 3pm)

ON TEST: October 28 & 29th, 2023
Heifers | Bulls

56 DAY WEIGH: December 23, 2023
Heifers | Bulls

84 DAY WEIGH: January 20, 2024

Heifers | Bulls

OFF TEST: February 17 & 18, 2024
Heifers | Bulls

Weigh days will begin at 1pm
ULTARSOUND: Week of February 25, 2024 (tentative)
SEMEN TESTING: Week of March 16, 2024 (tentative)
PICTURES: Middle of February
SALE DAY: March 23, 2024

YOUNGER BULL TEST DATES (BULLS BORN AFTER APRIL 1, 2023)
DELIVERY DATES: November 18–22, 2023

ON TEST: December 22 & 23, 2023
Heifers | Young Bulls

28 DAY WEIGH: January 20, 2024
Heifers | Young Bulls

56 DAY WEIGH: February 17, 2024
Heifers | Young Bulls

84 DAY WEIGH: March 16, 2024

OFF TEST: April 15 & 16, 2024

**REGISTRATION PAPERS ARE DUE BY DECEMBER 1, 2023.
FINES WILL BE ENFORCED AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2023.
PEDIGRESS WILL NOT BE PUBLISHED UNTIL
REGISTRATION PAPERS ARE IN THE OFFICE. **