At the conclusion of this test, a sale of all qualifying bulls will be held.
The sale will be held on April 15, 2017 at UW-River Falls.To ensure that SCVBT has adequate sale numbers, the number of sale bulls will be approximately 75% of the largest enrollment group and 75% of the other breeds group to achieve a minimum of 50 bulls, based on sale index.
The sale index shall be calculated as follows: Sale Index = .75 ADG Ratio + .25 WDA RatioBulls will be placed in two groups for determining sale index, the breed with the largest enrollment in one group and all other breeds combined together in a second group.
All bulls making sale must be offered at the sale. Owners must sell at least 1/3 interest in all bulls that make the sale. Owners wishing to retain partial ownership of a bull must notify SCVBT by March 18, 2017.
The sale will be carried by DVAuction..Sale expenses will be divided equally per sale bull.All bulls not qualifying for the sale will require a release fee of $400 prior to removal from the station.To qualify for the sale a bull must also pass a breeding soundness exam. Any bull that appears to be reproductively or structurally unsound or hazardous in temperament at the test station will NOT be eligible for the sale.
Sale order will be as follows: Bulls will sell by the breed group with fewest bulls, followed by the breed group with the largest number of bulls. Within each group, the sale order will be based on sale index starting with the highest indexing bull first.
Consignors are responsible for transferring the registration papers to the buyer within 30 days of the sale.