Carthage Livestock Inc.
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brent Brent Lowderman
Carthage Livestock Inc.
Office: 217.357.3314
Ph: 309.221.9621

Brent, along with his wife Kris, are the owners and operators of Carthage Livestock Inc., located at 1300 Wabash Ave. in Carthage, IL.

A leader in the Midwest for marketing cattle, Carthage Livestock Inc., conducts auctions in the fall, winter, and spring months, with summer being the exception. The schedule includes sale dates specific to feeders, yearlings, bred heifers, and cow/calf pairs, with fat cattle, as well as slaughter cattle, sold at every sale. The current sale calendar can be found on their website:

In 2007, the couple initiated the first annual Greater Midwest Hereford Influenced Feeder Calf Sale, which has continued to grow in numbers since its inception. In 2013, the American Hereford Association presented Brent and Kris with the Hereford Industry Innovator Award for their efforts.

Brent is also a partner in the family business, Lowderman Cattle Company, dedicated to breeding quality Hereford cattle for four generations.

• Graduate of Missouri Auction School

• Attended Chadron State University (Chadron, NB) on a
football scholarship

* ‘14 Hancock Co. Beef Producers “Cattleman of the Year”

• Married to Kris, owner of KSL Accounting

• Children: Blake & Morgan