New York's Next Generation Sale Health Letter
March 28, 2016
REQUIRED HEALTH TESTS FOR THE NEW YORK NEXT GENERATION JERSEY SALE
STEUBEN COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS, 15 E. WASHINGTON STREET, BATH, NY 14810
APRIL 30, 2016
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING HEALTH TESTS REQUIREMENTS CAREFULLY. NON COMPLIANCE OF THESE BOARD APPROVED REQUIREMENTS COULD ELEMINATE YOUR ANIMAL FROM THE SALE. PLEASE GIVE THESE HEALTH REQUIREMENTS DIRECTLY TO YOUR VETERINARIAN. “VIRTUAL” SALE ANIMALS DO NOT NEED TO BE TESTED UNTIL WE KNOW WHAT STATE THEY WILL BE GOING TO. THIS LETTER IS ALSO POSTED ON OUR WEBSITE AT HTTP://JMS.USJERSEY.COM FOR YOUR CONVEIENCE.
REGISTRATION CERTIFICATES: Please send the registration certificate for the animal with your Interstate Health Certificate. On the back of the registration certificate please list the accurate breeding date (if applicable) and service sire information.
PRODUCTION FORMS: If your animal is milking, please send the most recent production form with your animal. The buyer of your sale consignment needs this information in order to transfer the milk records into their herd.
PREPARATION OF CONSIGNMENTS: Listed below are a few things that you need to take care of before sending your animal to the sale.
VIRTUAL CONSIGNMENTS: Erica Davis and Sara Barlass will call you with their schedule for taking videos of your consignments.
ARRIVAL DATE: JMS will be ready to accept your consignments starting at 8:00AM, April 26. All consignments should be in place by noon on April 27.
SPECIAL NOTE: The JMS manager will have the authority to make special announcements and to make withdrawals from the sale. The consignor will be advised prior to any action taken.
TRUCKING: If you need assistance with trucking your consignments to the sale, please contact JMS at least 3 weeks prior to the sale.
INJURY/DEATH: Sale Management is not responsible for the injury or death of any sale consignment while at the sale or being trucked to the sale. Any Veterinarian bills incurred at the sale for sick animals will be the owner’s responsibility. JMS has discontinued offering Mortality Insurance.
CATALOGS: All consignors will receive a printed catalog. All other printed catalogs will be mailed by request only. Catalogs will be available at the sale. Catalogs will be available for viewing and/or downloading on http://jms.usjersey.com.
SALE PERSONNEL: Please contact Greg Lavan (614-216-8838), Jason Robinson (614-216-5862), Erica Davis (614-361-9716), Sara Barlass (614-256-6502) or Sally Stine (614-322-4473) with any updates on trucking, breeding dates, fresh dates, etc. as soon as possible.
Thank you for supporting the New York Next Generation Jersey Sale with your consignments. The sales staff will do their best to promote each animal.
Greg Lavan Sara Barlass
Manager, JMS AJCA-NAJ
Jersey Marketing Service Area Representative