Breeders who have bull calves accepted into the Holstein Friesian Genetic Leaders team are required to sell the bull calves to CRV Ambreed, on CRV  Ambreed’s then current bull purchase terms and conditions (available from CRV Ambreed or Holstein Friesian New Zealand on request), but such terms and conditions shall include at least two payment options set out below:

Breeder Option 1. $1,500.00 + 5% for Breeder
The Bull Breeder may sell the bull calf to CRV Ambreed for $1,500.00. Once proven either genomically or by daughter information, the Breeder will receive a royalty of 5% of the gross total amount per straw of the bull’s semen sold and Holstein Friesian New Zealand will receive $0.35 cents per straw for all non-sexed semen sold from the bull, excluding semen sold for progeny test/sampling. For sexed semen sold from the bull, Holstein Friesian New Zealand receives $0.70 cents per straw), excluding semen sold for progeny test.

Breeder Option 2. $4,500.00 + Breeder Graduation Payment
The Bull Breeder may sell the bull calf outright to CRV Ambreed for a minimum of $4,500.00 with no subsequent royalties but may receive graduation payments. Breeder Graduation Payment. The Breeder will receive an additional $2,000.00 if a bull is named/published as an InSire Graduate with CRV Ambreed. The Breeder will receive an additional $5,000.00 if a bull is named/published as a Daughter Proven Graduate with CRV Ambreed.

Both breeder options will also receive:
i. a one off payment of $500.00 payable by CRV to the Bull Owner, where a bull being purchased is the result of progeny of an embryo transfer; and

ii. a one off $1,000.00 payable by CRV to the Bull Owner for bulls genomically tested in the top 1% of gNZMI of AE enrolled Holstein Friesian bulls, enrolled from 2005. This is calculated after AE enrollment, CRV’s genomic run and the February NZAEL run.

Holstein Frieisian New Zealand Royalty
Once proven either genomically or by daughter information, Holstein Friesian New Zealand will receive $0.35 cents per straw for all non-sexed semen which is sold from the bull, excluding semen sold for progeny test/sampling. Holstein Friesian New Zealand will receive a royalty of $0.70 cents per straw of sexed semen which sold from the bull, excluding semen sold for progeny test, from both option 1 and 2.

All pricing excludes GST.

CRV Ambreed will meet all costs involved with health, genetic testing, and grazing of the weaner bull calf(s) as well as the subsequent semen production and Animal Evaluation enrollment.