BBU “Go International Team” (GIT) Membership

A voluntary BBU program focused on international marketing of Beefmaster Genetics.
Individual Memberships cost $100. Corporate or satellite memberships cost $250. Dues payable in January each year.


  • Free listing in International Semen Directory. Option to buy a color display ad in same publication. Must be a GIT member to participate.
  • Directory to be featured in BBU booth at all functions.
  • Feature ad in BBU international DVD.
  • Featured in full page The Beefmaster Cowman ad to be run once annually in semen and embryo issue.
  • Listing / weblink on BBU’s “Go International Team” section of
  • Option to participate in the BBU International Semen Combine.
  • Receive notice of any international inquiries received at office or website.
  • Use of GIT logo in advertising and directory.
  • Can participate in BBU international mission trips (non-members not eligible).
  • Can apply for reverse trade funds to bring foreign guests to sales or events. Only GIT members can apply.
  • Featured on BBU list of recommended locations for international visits. A list with contact info for each member will be given to all international guests planning a U.S. tour.
  • Eligible to participate in International field days and reverse trade missions.
  • Listed as sponsor of any potential International Field Days or Sale Events.

Program to be funded through a combination of member dues, BBU funds, USLGE funding and profits from Semen Directory and semen combine.
GIT will support International Marketing activities and fund:

  • Annual Directory (will be supported by advertising opportunities in Directory)
  • Beefmaster Cowman ad(s)
  • DVD, Thumb Drive and development of other Trade Show marketing materials.
  • Translations into pertinent languages
  • Administration feed for BBU to handle sales, etc.
  • Annual USLGE Training Conference