Third Annual WSU Wagyu Bull offering February 2024

Details

Date:
February 15th

Time:
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Pacific Time

Questions about the animals?

Brent McCann 509-335-3777, 406-590-6469
brent.mccann@wsu.edu

Questions about the bidding process?

Jeremy Heiss 509-335-6964
jhheiss@wsu.edu

Auction terms and conditions

Washington State University (WSU) agrees to sell the following Wagyu bulls according to the following terms and conditions.

Bid close date

All bids must be received by the Animal Sciences Department no later than 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, February 15, 2024.

Bidders will be notified as to whether or not their bid was accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, February 15, 2024. If you have questions regarding your bid or bidding process, call the Animal Sciences Office at 509-335-5523.

Questions regarding the bulls should be directed to Brent McCann at 509-335-3777 (office) or 406-590-6469 (cell) or brent.mccann@wsu.edu.

Firm offer

WSU reserves the right, in the best interest of the University, to reject any and/or all bids.

WSU reserves the right to withdraw any bull from the listing not meeting WSU’s specifications during the bidding process.

Quantity

Animals offered for sale will be sold to the highest bidder. Each bid will constitute a binding contract between WSU and the purchaser. Each animal will be sold as one lot, FOB WSU Ensminger Beef Cattle Center, Pullman, WA.

Bid price

The bid price will be on a per head basis. This amount will be supplied by bidder on the bid form.

Payment

Terms are bankable check or electronic funds transfer. All settlements are to be made at the time of pick-up. Upon payment of the bid price, at time of delivery, WSU will provide BUYER a receipt. There are no deferred payment plans available; bulls must be paid for prior to their departure from the WSU Ensminger Beef Cattle Center.

Identification

Animal will have dangle tag in each ear (two tags total) as well as an EID tag in the left ear. Animal is also freeze branded with their ID #.

Handling and risk

Animal will be at the purchaser’s risk as soon as payment is received.

Delivery

Animal will be located at WSU Ensminger Beef Cattle Center, Pullman, Washington and will be available for pick-up between February 20th and March 5th. Delivery of the bull must be taken by March 5, 2024. Exceptions will be made for inclement weather. After March 5th, $5 per head per day. WSU staff may be able to assist in delivery, but it would require a haul fee and would be dependent on number of head and the distance of the destination. BUYER is responsible for additional expenses and/or losses incurred by WSU due to BUYER’s failure to timely take delivery. In the event of BUYER’s Non-Performance, WSU may, at WSU’s sole option, elect to terminate BUYER’s contract without liability to BUYER. Such election by WSU shall not relieve BUYER of responsibility for said additional expenses and/or losses incurred by WSU as a result of BUYER’s non-performance.

Bulls up for auction

Staff took the pictures provided on January 30, 2024.

Important: to see each bull’s pedigree, EPDs, etc., please click on the bull’s registration number located
under the picture of each bull.

WSU J55 (PB77793)

Heterozygous polled with scurs. Non-virgin, tested free of Trich. Free of genetic defects. Dam is still producing at 15 years old.

WSU K49 (FB93529)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K50 (PB93530)

Heterozygous polled. Virgin and F11C. Dam is still producing at 15 years old.

WSU K62 (FB93532)

Virgin and free of genetic defects. Dam is still producing 16 years old.

WSU K67 (FB93534)

Virgin and free of genetic defects. Dam is still producing at 14 years old.

WSU K69 (PB93536)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K71 (PB93537)

Virgin and F11C.

WSU K104 (FB93541)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K106 (PB93542)

Virgin and free of genetic defects. Dam is still producing at 13 years old.

WSU K126 (PB98203)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K132 (PB98208)

Heterozygous polled. Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K135 (PB98201)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K136 (FB98206)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.

WSU K145 (PB98205)

Virgin and free of genetic defects.