This sale is governed by Texas law. These terms represent the full agreement between buyer and B.R. Cutrer, Inc.. Updates posted at dvauction.com take precedence over catalog.
Payment & TRANSFER: Terms of the sale are cash, check, or bank wire due upon receipt, and before animals leave BRC. Unpaid accounts are billed 18% APR beginning thirty (30) days following sale. Upon receipt of payment, B.R. Cuter, Inc. will transfer registration paper to the buyer. If full payment is not received within 14 (fourteen) days, then upon written or electronic notice to buyer, BRC shall retain ownership of animal with full property rights, including the ability to sell the animal to another buyer. Animals not paid for within 14 days of the sale forfeit any future guarantees.
INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS: International bidders wishing to be approved for the auction must submit a deposit of $5,000 USD in order to be approved for the online sale by October 18, 2019. A 50% deposit of the final sale price must be received by 4:00 p.m. CST on October 24th to confirm the sale and enter quarantine. If this deposit is not received, we reserve the right to offer the animal to the next highest bidder. The final balance is due before the animal is exported. There are no breeding guarantees offered on internationally-exported cattle. If cattle are health tested for quarantine outside of the state of Texas, all guarantees are voided.
FEEDING TERMS: Bulls will be provided free care until November 22, 2019, after which feed is billed at $5/head/day in the bull development facility. Any veterinary expense will be the owners obligation. All accounts will be billed monthly. Feed charges must be paid in full when the cattle are picked up. Heifers will be provided free care in our heifer development program until November 22, 2019, after which feed is billed at $5/head/day. Cattle left at the ranch should carry some form of livestock insurance.
Liability & Insurance: Ownership of the animal transfers at the time of sale and buyer bears the risk of injury, disease or death which may occur. Insurance is available through Jensen Livestock Agency (785-374-4372).
Health: Cattle are eligible for a state approved health certificate for interstate shipment. Buyers should make themselves aware of health requirements for their respective states. Animals have been provided the utmost care, nutrition, and vaccinations under the guidance of our veterinarian. Animals are assumed sound and healthy at sale time.
IVF Flush terms: BRC guarantees 6 transferable embryos with the purchase of IVF assuming the buyer uses conventional ET quality semen. I.V.F. procedure must be done at Trans Ova. Buyer assumes all expenses with I.V.F. procedure. BRC will provide transportation to and from facility. Depending on the pregnancy status of each cow, they are available fall 2019 to fall 2020.
Bull Guarantee: All bulls sell accompanied by a veterinary certification of health and have passed a Breeding Soundness Exam. Although all bulls have passed a BSE, we know certain problems can arise. We guarantee all bulls to be sound breeders for the first breeding season, which is defined as the 90-day-period following the first turnout of the bulls. This however, is not a lifetime insurance policy. This guarantee does not include injury or death. Breeding guarantee is voided if any of the following occur: injury, death, disease, natural disaster, gross negligence or misconduct, bulls not in suitable body condition score to breed, or bulls that have semen collected prior to having the opportunity to breed females naturally. Buyers must notify us of any breeding concerns by May 15, 2020. Should a breeding concern arise, buyer is responsible to return the animal to us. We will have 6 months to prove the animal to be a breeder. Should the bull be a non-breeder, we has the option to select a suitable replacement if available, or issue a sale credit to be used in a future purchase with us. No cash refunds are given. We make no further guarantees, including but not limited to ability of a bulls to compete in livestock shows, disposition, or ability to produce frozen or sexed semen. Breeding guarantee is void if buyer attempts to collect frozen semen on the bull prior to the bull being allowed to naturally breed. Seller retains ownership of all DNA cell lines.
Female Guarantee: All females selling in the sale will be accompanied by a veterinary certification of health and structural soundness prior to the sale. All females are guaranteed to be natural breeders for one natural calf. This however, is not a lifetime insurance policy. This guarantee does not include injury, death, management, feed or nutrition issues. Breeding guarantee is voided if any of the following occur: injury, death, disease, natural disaster, gross negligence or misconduct, heifers not in suitable body condition score to breed, virgin heifers flushed or IVF’d prior to having a natural calf, or heifers exhibited at livestock shows. Buyers must notify us of any breeding concerns by November 1, 2022. Should a breeding concern arise, buyer is responsible to return the animal to us. We will have 6 months to prove the animal to be a breeder. Should the female be a non-breeder, we have the option to select a suitable replacement if available, or issue a sale credit to be used in a future purchase with us. No cash refunds are given. We make no further guarantees, including but not limited to ability of a female to compete in livestock shows, ability to be halterbroken, disposition, number of years in production, or number of embryos produced. BRC retains the right to one embryo flush on all heifers selling in this sale and retains ownership of all DNA cell lines.
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