Advertising Information

Banner Ad Schedule and Ad Rates

In order to better serve our customers, The Banner has designated certain months to help specially publicize each breed of sheep.
Advertise frequently when you need to...but plan now to participate during these special issues!
To reserve space, contact us at Banner Publications, P.O. Box 500, Cuba, Illinois 61427 or call us at (309) 785-5058.
Our graphic designers can also be reached by email at ads.banner@sybertech.net

Scroll down the page to see our ad rates and schedule, or you can click the following links to view a printer-friendly version.

* Ad Information Sheet (Click Here)

* Ad Rates Sheet (Click Here)

* Ad Schedule and Ad Dimensions (Click Here)

Ad Design and Rates Terms
All ads may recieve a pre-paid discount of 10% off original price (not including photo charge).
This discount may be taken only if full amount is paid BEFORE the magazine is printed.

Publishing Schedule
Nine times annually with monthly issues published during the seasons of greatest breed activity.

MONTH DEADLINE BREED
February January 24 Dorsets & Club Lambs
March February 21 Oxfords & Club Lambs
April March 21 Hampshires, Suffolks, Shropshires, Tunis, Southdowns, & Border Leicesters
May April 18 Polypays, Hampshires, Targhees, Shropshries, Romneys, Rambouillets, Columbias, Corriedales, Lincolns, Dorpers, Montadales, Border Cheviots, St. Croix & North Country Cheviots
June May 16

NATIONAL SALE PROMOTIONAL ISSUE
Icelandics, Karakuls, Merions, Cotswolds, Bluefaced Leciesters & Wensleydales

July/August July 11

SUMMER SALE ISSUE
Texels & Finnsheep

September August 29

MID YEAR SALE REPORTS
ANNUAL STUD RAM ISSUE

October/November October 10

STATE FAIR - PRE-NAILE ISSUE
Rambouillets, Columbias, Jacobs, Katahdins, Shetlands, Corriedales, & Natural Coloreds

December/January December 5 SPECIAL YEAR-END ISSUE (typically our largest issue)

BANNER AD SIZES Published Price (Paid After Printing) 10% Discount (Paid Before Printing)
Black/White - 2 Pages $930.00 $837.00
Black/White - 1 Page $495.00 $445.50
Black/White - 3/4 Page $450.00 $405.00
Black/White - 2/3 Page $425.00 $382.50
Black/White - 1/2 Page $295.00 $265.50
Black/White - 1/3 Page $210.00 $189.00
Black/White - 1/4 Page $185.00 $166.50
Black/White - 1/6 Page $130.00 $117.00
Black/White - 1/8 Page $110.00 $99.00
Full Color - 2 Pages $1650.00 $1485.00
Full Color - 1 Page $860.00 $774.00
Full Color - 3/4 Page $725.00 $652.50
Full Color - 2/3 Page $650.00 $585.00
Full Color - 1/2 Page $475.00 $427.50
Full Color - 1/3 Page $375.00 $337.50
Full Color - 1/4 Page $325.00 $292.50
Full Color - 1/6 Page $225.00 $202.50
Full Color - 1/8 Page $200.00 $180.00
Cover Pages $900.00 $810.00
1-inch Contract $225.00 no discount available
2-inch Contract $425.00 no discount available
3-inch Contract $600.00 no discount available
Showcase Ads $75.00 no discount available
ADDITIONAL OPTIONAL CHARGES Additional Price Per Ad
Spot Color 1 Page $100.00
Spot Color 3/4 or 2/3 Page $75.00
Smaller Size Ads $50.00
Photo Scans $6.00 per photo