October/November Newsletter

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2021 Annual Meeting

It’s time for the ILA annual meeting, we hope everyone can join us in Ames.

If you are unable to join us please make sure to join the association by filling out the 2022n membership form.

Junior Meeting

Juniors News State Fair


Juniors Limi Lady Classic

2021 IJLA Field Day – Results

Where, When, and How to Enter

  • Clarke County Fairgrounds in Osceola, IA
  • June 12-13th
  • Show Sunday June 13th
  • Entry Form PDF/Word

Schedule of Events

  • Saturday, June 12th
    • 8 AM – Cattle May Arrive
    • 1 PM – Cattle check-in
    • 6 PM – BBQ
  • Sunday, June 13th
    • 9:30 AM – Field Day Show Begins (NO FIT SHOW, NO ADHESIVES)

Class 1- Market Animals

Class 2- Lim-Flex Bred & Owned Bulls

Class 3- Purebred Bred & Owned Bulls

Class 4- Lim-Flex Breeding Heifers

Class 5- Lim-Flex Bred & Owned Heifers

Class 6- Purebred Breeding Heifers

Class 7- Purebred Bred & Owned Heifers


January News

It’s been a busy start to 2021! Below are links to the updated news the ILA would like to pass on.

Iowa Beef Expo

2021 Iowa Beef Expo Catalog!

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Videos of Iowa Beef Expo Bull Lots
Lot 1 – MRL Gunslinger 977G
Lot 2 – MRL Get Loud 989G
Lot 3xLegacy’s Hector – Sub for lot 3
Lot 4 – JBAM Heavyweight 01H
Lot 5 – CLNC Handsome Jack 01H
Lot 6 – CLNC Heartbreaker 04H
Lot 7 – KCBO Hot Shot 5H
Lot 8 – MTDL Hotshot 701H
Lot 9 – RMKR Hickory Park 002H
Lot 11 – BHAT Hedge Fund 011H
Lot 12 – RMKR Heart Breaker 014H
Lot 13 – RMKR Hercules 020H
Lot 14 – RMKR Handsome Devil 022H
Lot 15 – VL Holiday 030H
Lot 16 – RMKR Prince Harry 037H
Lot 17 – FMLE Hiram 17H
Lot 18 – MTDL Hercules 203H
Videos of Iowa Beef Expo Heifer Lots
Lot 19 – Showgirl 910G
Lot 25 – VL Harper 019H
Lot 26 – JASB Henley 11H
Lot 27 – RMKR Hot Lips Houlihan 023H
Lot 28 – RMKR Hearts Desire 026H
Lot 29 – SC Hillary 443H
Lot 30 – SC Heather 441H
Lot 31 – VFRM Tangled Sangria 30H ET

Sunday February 14th is now sale day!

The 2021 Iowa Beef Expo Limousin Sale is coming up fast. The expo is one of the oldest and most successful consignment sales in the country and we need your help to make this years sales a success. If you are interested in consigning or buying there are some changes we want to make sure you are aware of.

Join us sale day online at

  • New Sale Date
    • Sunday February 14th at Noon
    • Cattle will be in the barn Saturday February 13th
  • $5,000 Supreme Champion Jackpot – New in 2021
    • The Iowa Beef Breeds will be sponsoring a supreme champion Bull and Heifer from all breeds.
    • $2,500 will go to the consignor and $2,500 will go to the buyer
    • Supreme Drive will take the evening of Friday February 19th.
      • Cattle can go home and then come back for the supreme drive
  • Junior Heifer Class at the Junior Beef Expo – New 2021
    • Any heifer that sells to a junior will be eligible to show in a special class with the winner receiving $500.
    • These heifers will also be eligible to show in the Iowa junior show over the weekend.
  • Videos
    • Consignors are encourages to take a 30-40 second video of their animal before the sale. We will be on a shorter time frame from the previous years so to more you can get done before the better. More information will be emailed out once you have sent in your entry.

ILA Newsletter October 2020

Our latest news letter is now available. Click here for your copy.


2020 Membership form and Annual Meeting Information

We want to thank everyone for their past membership. It’s time for 2020 membership sign up. Membership in the ILA helps promote limousin genetics and programs in the state of Iowa. By being a member your support helps limousin advertising efforts and junior activities.

Cick here for your membership form.

2019 Annual Meeting

We have a new location for the 2019 annual meeting. This years meeting will be held on Saturday November 16th at:

The Harvest Barn
2721 US-34
Osceola, IA 50213

Cost of the meal is:
Adults $15
Junior members under 21 $10
Junior members with a champion award are free

Please email, text, or call Brenda Anderson with the number of people attending by November 10th. 641-512-7423

Schedule of Events

  • 2:00 PM Senior Board of Directors Meeting
  • 4:00 PM Sr Annual Meeting & Jr Annual Meeting
  • 4:45 PM Junior Board of Directors Meeting
  • 5:00 PM Social Hour
  • 6:00 PM Banquet, Jr Awards, & Benefit Auction
    • We are looking for donation items for the auction. Please contact Brenda with any questions or donations.


August Newsletter

State fair is here and we have some nice events show day!

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