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37 Cattle Feeders
Richard B. Waller
11138 - 740th Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-995-4737 – Phone
308-991-2254 – Mobile
308-995-5981 – Fax
37cattle@atcnet.net

Capacity:   6,000
Sources:   NE, CO, SD, ND, WY, KS, OK, TX
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, silage, hay, DDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

6,000 head capacity, 80 years in business. Family owned and operated. Seven buyers weekly. Ample feed and water, excellent drainage, 50-200 weaning pens, consulting vet, Power Genetics approved feedlot.


Aerni Land and Cattle
Mel Aerni
33885 Rd 766 - Madrid, NE 69150
Perkins County
308-326-4324 – Phone
308-352-6188 – Mobile
308-326-2264 – Fax
mkaerni@nebnet.net

Capacity:   2,000
Sources:   NE 60%, MT 30%, WY 10%
Financing:   Yes, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, RC, alfalfa, corn silage, cane
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

In operation since 1972. Located in Perkins, Keith, and Arthur counties, operation has a cow calf herd and a 2000 head feedlot. We do commercial backgrounding and feeding. Family operation.


Art Henry & Sons Inc.
Mike Henry
8927 East State Farm Rd - North Platte, NE 69101
Lincoln County
308-530-1057 - Phone
308-532-6359 - Fax
henrybeef@hotmail.com

Capacity:   900
Source:   NE
Financing:   Yes
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   Rolled corn, WDGs, silage
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA

50+ years


B & B Cattle Co., Inc.
Steve or Derik Behr
11175 - 739th Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-995-4821 – Phone
308-991-0215 – Mobile
308-995-6368 – Fax
bbcattle@atcjct.net

Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Dry corn, HMC, DDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

In Phelps County for over 30 years. Finishing, backgrounding, and heifer development.


Benjamin Feedlot
Howard Benjamin
76570 Rd 423 - Cozad, NE 69130
Dawson County
308-784-3741 – Phone
308-325-3538 – Mobile
jess@coztel.com

Capacity:   4,000+
Sources:   MT, WY, ID, ND, SD 50%; NE 50%
Financing:   Yes, Feed
Feeding Options:   Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   Corn silage, alfalfa hay, dry rolled corn, WDG, liquid supplements
Marketing:   Transfer to Darr Feedlot for finishing and marketing
Value Added:   Source and Age Data, QSA, PVP, 75% are Power Genetics qualified

Forty years of background experience featuring large, well-drained pens, value added experience, and excellent consulting vets. We specialize in weaning and growing health stockers and preparing them to achieve top performance in the feedyard at a competitive cost.


Bunker Hill Farms, Inc.
Brian W. Johnson
73465 K Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-995-5522 – Phone
brianjohnson@atcjet.net

Capacity:   4,000
Sources:   NE 80%, KS 10%, OK 10%
Feedstuffs:   Wet and dry corn, alfalfa, cornstalks, silage WDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA
Family owned feedyard. All cattle are owned by a family member. Company started in 1975.


Crawford Cattle Company
Jim Crawford
1609 S Airport Rd - Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
308-324-4746 - Phone
308-325-0200 - Mobile

Capacity:   7,000
Sources:   NE 40%, outstate 60%
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Option:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Dry RC, silage, hay, DDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

Crawford Cattle Company was formed in 1973. Commercial feedlot.


Daffer Feedyard
Mike Daffer
70354 Rd 395 - Danbury, NE 69026
Red Willow County
308-895-2455 – Phone
308-340-0965 – Mobile
308-895-2456 – Fax
mdaffer@bwtelcom.net

Capacity:   4,500
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Corn, WDG, dry hay and forage
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age Data, QSA, NHTC, Natural Program

Full-service backgrounding and finishing yard. Started backgrounding and preconditioning cattle in 1987. Began finishing cattle in 2000.


Darr Feedlot
John J. Schroeder
42826 Rd 759 Cozad, NE 69130
Dawson County
308-324-2363
308-324-2364
darrfeedlot@darrfeedlot.com
www.darrfeedlot.com

Capacity:   48,000
Source:   NE, SD, ND, MT, ID, WY, KS
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, HMC, dry corn, alfalfa hay, silage
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   PVP, run cattle to many markets to add value

At Darr Feedlot, our knowledgeable, dedicated, trained and devoted personnel are with you every step of the way, taking it as a personal challenge to feed and market your cattle to their highest profit. Our 31 years of experience in cattle feeding, along with our commitment to continued improvement, give you the very best opportunity for profitability. The decision to invest in feeding cattle today offers many choices of programs, marketing and feedlots. Your investment should be based on highly qualified personnel with a proven track record who will provide you with the knowledge and service to help you make these decisions. When you feed cattle at Darr Feedlot, you become a member of our team as we make decisions together. Every employee at Darr Feedlot is working with your best performance and highest profit possible.


Denker, Inc.
Mike, Chris, & Mitch
43317 Rd 761 - Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
308-324-3051 – Phone
308-325-0119 – Mobile
308-324-3051 – Fax

Capacity:   5,000
Sources:   NE 70%, SD 10%, KS 20%
Financing:   Yes, Feed
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, dry corn, silage, alfalfa, WDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Dressed

Since 1951. Family owned farming and cattle feeding operation


DL Cattle
Bill Sleigh
70968 Ave 330 - Parks, NE 69041
Dundy County
308-423-5739 – Phone
614-800-4777 – Mobile

Capacity:   8,000
Financing:   Yes, Feed
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, HMC, Rolled Corn
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA

8,000 head feedlot


Eckmann
Gene and Reed Eckmann
53945 - 892nd Rd - Bloomfield, NE 68718
Knox County
402-373-2489 – Phone

Capacity:   650
Sources:   SD 75%, NE 25%
Financing:   Yes
Feeding Options:   Partnership
Feedstuffs:   Silage, hay, corn
Marketing:   Live/Cash
Value Added:   Natural Feed/Management
Directions:   Northwest of Bloomfield 17 miles.


F-F Cattle Company
Ron Florell
73872 L Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-995-8565 – Phone
308-995-8174 - Mobile
rflorell@rcom-ne.com

Capacity:   900
Sources:   NE, KS
Feeding Option:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, distillers, hay, liquid supplement
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Dressed
Value Added:   NHTC, Natural Program

43 years in operation


HiGain Feedlot, Inc. - Farnam
Jeff Rudolph
40965 Rd 754 - Farnam, NE 69029
Dawson County
308-569-2500 – Phone
308-569-2352 – Fax
higain@cozadtel.net

Capacity:   20,000
Sources:   75% Northern Plains and West
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Dry rolled corn, HM corn, silage, WDG, cobs, alfalfa
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age

Custom cattle feeder since 1978


HiGain Feedlot, Inc. - Cozad
Jeff Rudolph
1609 E 8th - Cozad, NE 69130
Dawson County
308-784-5000 – Phone
308-784-2549 – Fax
higain@cozadtel.net

Capacity:   20,000
Sources:   75% Northern Plains and West
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Steam flaked corn, WDGs, corn silage, hay
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age

Custom cattle feeder since 1978


KCC Feeding, Inc.
John H. Wubbenhorst
654 - 40th Rd - Minden, NE 68959
Kearney County
402-756-0730 – Phone
308-830-0929 – Mobile
402-756-0734 – Fax

Capacity:   15,000
Sources:   SD 60%, CO 20%, WY 10%, CA 5%, MT 5%
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Dry RC, HMC, silage, WDG, cobs, alfalfa
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP, NHTC, Natural Programs

Feedyard built in 2004.


Keller Feedlot Inc
Bill Keller
42208 Rd 748 - Eustis, NE 69028
Gosper
308-325-7314 – Mobile
308-486-5726 – Fax
julieKeller@gmail.com

Capacity:   8,000
Sources:   NE, MT, MO, SD, KS, OK, TX
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   Rolled corn, distiller's, sweet bran, silage, alfalfa, straw
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA

8,000 head capacity, 25 years in business, family owned and operated. Maintain excellent pen conditions, finishing and backgrounding, consulting nutritionist for optimum feed conversions and gains.


Krab, Inc.
Rodney Krab
2211 Road East 80 - Paxton, NE 69155
Keith County
308-239-4373 – Phone
308-289-4845 – Mobile
rkrab@nebnet.net

Capacity:   950
Sources:   NE
Feedstuffs:   All feeds
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

Family farming and ranching since 1891. Feeding cattle since 1970.


Lewis Feedlot Inc.
Ryan Danehy
8720 Keystone - Kearney, NE 68848
Buffalo County
308-234-1874 – Phone
308-440-8267 – Mobile
308-234-1724 – Fax
ryan.danehey@ILSbeef.com
www.ILSbeef.com

Capacity:   14,500
Sources:   Nationwide
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, HMC, silage, alfalfa, stalks
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP, NHTC, Natural Program

14,500 custom feedyard. Also specialize in feeding bison.


Loren Obermiller
Loren Obermiller
78331 S River Rd - Loup City, NE 68853
Sherman County
308-745-1159 – Phone

Capacity:   700
Sources:   NE
Feeding Option:   Purchase cattle, retain ownership


M & M Feeders
Mel Huyser
75239 Rd 429 - Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
308-324-4444 – Phone
308-233-4144 – Mobile
308-324-7106 – Fax
www.mandmfeeders.com

Capacity:   9,500
Sources:   NE, WY, MT
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, dry corn, DDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   NHTC, QSA, Natuarl Program

Since 1992. Custom feeding and growing.


Mamot Feed Lots
Jim, Daron, and Kevin Mamot, Partners
233 Friend Rd - St. Libory, NE 68872
Howard County
308-687-6234 – Phone
308-687-6285 – Fax
mamot@kdsi.net

Capacity:   17,000
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Rolled corn, alfalfa and WDG
Marketing:   Dressed

Business operation started in 1963.


McClymont Feedyard
Jesse Landin
73027 K Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-995-6136 – Phone
308-999-0527 – Cell

Capacity:   14,000
Sources:   NE, KS, MO, OK, SD
Financing:   Yes
Feeding Option:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, WDG
Marketing:   Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, NHTC, Progressive Beef


Mortensen Custom Feeders
Allan Mortensen
39458 Rd 750 - Curtis, NE 69025
Frontier County
308-367-5658 – Phone
308-367-7030 – Mobile
akmort@curtis-ne.com

Capacity:   2,400
Sources:   NE, KS, MO, OK, TX, IA, AR
Financing:   Yes, Feed
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Rolled corn, silage, alfalfa, cane hay, WDG, grass hay

Custom feedyard since 1983. Family owned and operated. Specializing in starting and backgrounding calves. Consulting veterinarian and nutritionist used routinely.


Northwest Cattle Feeders, LLC
Jeff Cox, Manager
675 Rd West F S - Brule, NE 69127
Keith County
308-287-2341 – Phone
308-520-3072 – Mobile
308-287-2342 – Fax
coxlivestock@yahoo.com

Capacity:   18,000
Sources:   IL 50%, NE 50%
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   RC, ground hay, silage, WDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age Data, QSA, PVP, Natural Feed/Management

Over 100 years experience in feedyard business.


Olsen Cattle Co.
David Olsen
1293 - 28th Rd - Minden, NE 68959
Kearney County
308-830-2950 – Phone
308-832-1034 – Fax
plowcorn00@yahoo.com

Capacity:   2500
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, rolled corn, silage
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Dressed

Family owned and operated since 1941.


Oppliger Feeders
Billy Sanchez
PO Box 158 - Wallace, NE 69169
Lincoln County
308-963-4211 – Phone
308-963-4315 – Fax
Oppliger@nebnet.net

Capacity:   50,000
Source:   WY 60%, NE 40%
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, dry corn, WDG, flake corn
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP


Phelps County Feeders
Dale Klute
73938 J Rd - Holdrege, NE 68949
Phelps County
308-876-2133 - Phone
mgpdbapcf@aol.com

Capacity:   35,000
Sources:   NE 20%, ND & SD 65%, MT 15%
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Flaked corn, corn silage, ground alfalfa, distillers
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP, NHTC, Natural Program
Comments:   Commercial feedyard in business for 15 years. Family owned operation.


Roberts Cattle Company
Jon Nickless
75590 Road 436 - Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
308-324-5611 – Phone
620-786-1648 – Mobile
308-324-5521 – Fax
jon.nickless@ilsbeef.com
www.ilsbeef.com

Capacity:   12,000
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, WDG, alfalfa
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

Fifty plus years of operation. Total service commercial yard.


Sandman Grow Yard
Derek Sandman
35060 Hwy 6 - Wauneta, NE 69045
Hayes County
308-394-5274 – Phone
308-883-3978 – Mobile
308-394-5270 – Fax
sgy@bwtelcom.net

Capacity:   2,500
Sources:   NE 50%, CO 30%, ND 10%, WY 10%
Feeding Options:   Partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, DDG, corn silage, alfalfa, oat hay, cane hay, wheat hay, supplements
Value Added:   Source and Age, PVP, MicroBeef EID

Operating since 2001. Custom backgrounder of beef calves. Grow beef calves up to 850 900 lbs.


South Central Feeders
Nye Pelton
74460 E Road - Bertrand, NE 68927
Phelps
308-472-3434 – Phone
308-962-6317 – Mobile
308-472-5357 – Fax
scfinc@afcjet.net

Capacity:   18,000
Sources:   Nationwide
Financing:   Yes
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, WDG, corn silage
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP, NHTC, Natural Program

Feeding cattle since 1982. Specialize in ranch direct calves. Feed conventional, NHTC and natural cattle. Age and Source program available with data shared with rancher customers.


Stromburger Farms, Inc.
Ryan Stromberger
PO Box 787 - Imperial, NE 69033
Chase County
308-882-5454 – Phone
308-883-1426 – Mobile
308-882-2525 – Fax
stromberger@gpcom.net

Capacity:   18,000
Sources:   SD 80%, NE 10%, MT 5%, WY 5%
Financing:   Yes
Feeding Options:   Purchase Cattle, Partnership, Retain Ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, steam flaked corn, corn silage, alfalfa, cane hay, WDG
Marketing:   Live/Cash

40 years in business. Irrigated farm/cow calf ranch/feedlots in Nebraska and South Dakota.


Stuart Cattle Co., Inc.
Bruce Stuart
43540 Rd 756 - Lexington, NE 68850
Dawson County
380-324-2655 – Phone
bes3739@yahoo.com

Capacity:   999 head
Sources:   OK, KS, VA, IA, KY
Feedstuffs:   Earlage, HMC, WDG, corn stalks, alfalfa

Farmer/feeder. No custom feeding. Farm started by great grandfather in 1888.


T & E Cattle
Greg Baxter/Jim Jonak
4444 W 13th St - Grand Island, NE 68803
Hall County
308-384-1981 – Phone
308-380-8666 – Mobile
308-384-5506 – Fax
jim@tecattle.com
www.Tecattle.com

Capacity:   20,000
Sources:   NE 80%, SD 5%, MT 10%, MO 5%
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Dry rolled corn, HMC, DDGs
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, PVP

Originally founded by Ray Baxter in 1935, T&E Cattle Company continues nearly 80 years later as a closely held and operated family business owned entirely by the five members of the Baxter family. Presently under the guidance of the third generation, Greg Baxter, the operations of T&E Cattle Company are diversified, including cattle feeding, farming, and ranching with cow/calf pairs. We have a capacity of 20,000 head and continue to feed cattle for ourselves as well as other people from all over the United States as well as Canada. We employ around 25 people full time and are involved in the back grounding of calves, finishing cattle in the feedyard facilities for slaughter as well as operating a cow/calf herd, producing calves to come into the feedyard facilities each year.


Timmerman Feeding Corp.
Norman Timmerman
71870 Dr 392 - Indianola, NE 69034
Red Willow County
308-364-2221 – Phone
308-340-5225 – Mobile
308-364-2225 – Fax
timmerman_2@gpcom.net

Capacity:   16,500
Sources:   KS 30%, CO 10%, NE 40%, SD 20%
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   Rolled corn, wetcake, alfalfa hay
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age Data, QSA

Family owned. Feedyard business for 61 years, this location 34 years.


Will Feed, Inc.
Anne Burkholder
PO Box 88 - Cozad, NE 69130
Dawson County
308-784-2115 – Phone
308-784-2268 – Fax
anneburk@cozadtel.net

Capacity:   3,000
Sources:   NE 85%, 15% various
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDGs, corn, alfalfa, corn stalks
Marketing:   Grid/Formula
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

Founded 1962.


Wilson Feedyard, Inc.
Derek Wilson
75695 Rd 321 - Grant, NE 69140
Perkins County
308-352-4506 – Phone
308-882-6333 – Mobile

Capacity:   5,000
Financing:   Yes, Feed, Cattle
Feeding Options:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   WDG, HMC, dry RC, silage, hay
Marketing:   Live/Cash, Grid/Formula, Dressed
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, PVP

Sixteen years in operation.


Windmill Feeders
Jim Olsen
1665 Rose Rd - Elba, NE 68835
Howard County
308-863-2244 – Phone
308-750-0040 – Mobile
308-863-2266 – Fax
jim.olsen@ILSbeef.com
ilsbeef.com

Capacity:   10,000
Sources:   NE 50%, KS 25%, IA 10%, MO 10%, SD 5%
Financing:   Yes, feed, cattle
Feeding Option:   Purchase cattle, partnership, retain ownership
Feedstuffs:   HMC, WDG, haylage
Marketing:   Grid/Formula
Value Added:   Source and Age, QSA, NHTC, Natural Program

Ten years in business with seven yards.


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