Live Animal Classes - Entry Fees: Single Animal - $110; Ranch Ready Pen of 5 Yearling Heifers- $300; Pen of 5 Heifer Calves - $300
Numbers in parenthesis indicate year of birth. The Ranch Ready Pen of 5 Yearling Heifers consignors will be required to fill out a feed regimen form for the class. Forms will be provided to the consignor by the NBA and are also available online. Consignors are also encouraged to complete a background form on all consignments to better market your animals.
2 Year Old Bred (’16)
Yearling Heifers (’17)
Ranch Ready Pen of 5 Yearling Heifers (’17)
Pen of 5 Heifer Calves (’18)
Heifer Calves (’18)
Gold Trophy Show ear tags will be sent to each consignor for each animal entered except for carcass class. These ear tags must be placed in the left ear. Ear tags will be mailed shortly after consignment is received.
Market Class Animals - $175 Entry Fee per animal
Maximum Age of Consignments: Bulls - 30 months Heifers - 33 months
Consult your local vet to determine what is required by your state for transporting a slaughter animal to a federally inspected slaughter facility in Colorado. Please use one of your ranch ear tags to identify your entry.
Delivery -Consignors will be required to deliver the live animal(s) to Brush Meat Processors at 1300 S. Railway St. Brush, CO 80723 between 10 am and 2 pm, MST, Tuesday, January 22, or 7 am - noon, MST, Wednesday, January 23. All animals will be provided with water and slaughtered as soon as possible after delivery. If you are unable to deliver during these times, please call Brush Meat Processors, LLC at (970) 842-9749. USDA Graders will judge all entries on Thursday, January 24, 2019. Brush Meat Processors will retain the hide and skull of each animal to help cover expenses. All carcasses will go through the Rinse and Chill procedure.
I (we) affirm the nonuse of growth stimulants or steroids. I (we) agree to testing of consigned animals during the Gold Trophy Show & Sale period. I (we) agree that a violation of this rule could (subject to action by the NBA Board) lead to permanent banishment from both the GTSS and the NBA. I (we) affirm that our animal(s) have not been treated for any health or medical condition in the previous 30 days other than required vaccinations and worming treatments, or will provide a documented description of any treatment with the health certificate within the 30 day period. By consigning animals in the Market Class, consignors confirm that consigned animals have never been administered antibiotics or growth hormones, to their knowledge, in the animal’s lifetime.
Furthermore, I (we) have read and understand all accompanying rules and regulations of the National Bison Association and/or the Gold Trophy Show & Sale. I (we) certify the above information is true to the best of my knowledge and entries comply with all stated rules and regulations