Saskatchewan Canadian Bison Bull Draft

2019-2020 CBBD

ROAMING K BISON

2019-2020 HOST RANCH

The objective of the Canadian Bison Bull Draft is to evaluate individual bison bull performance under a common set of external circumstances. Yearling bulls from different consignors assembled at a host ranch under a common set of external circumstance - health treatment, feed regimen, and handling protocol gives potential buyers excellent information upon which they can make purchasing decisions that suit their herd.

The 2019-2020 Host Ranch is Roaming K Bison. In addition to making time for visitors, they are providing then environment where animals can "demonstrate their best" in a commercial setting.

For the 2019-2020 CBBD there were 40 bulls entered consisting of 11 Plains, 5 Wood and 24 Cross. Thank you to all consignors who entered into the draft.

Feed Results please see attached Hay & Oats


2020 SBA Producer Info Session & AGM

&

CBBD Bull Sale

Dates: February 27-28, 2020

Location: TBA

The Saskatchewan Bison Association presents is 5th Canadian Bull Draft for 2019 & 2020. In the past 4 years we have brought bulls together from Canada and the US to be looked after at a host ranch. The ranch is responsible for the bulls for approximately 1 year. The bulls arrive in End of March beginning of April. The bulls will be segregated / Quarantined for up to 2 months during this time they will have access to hay and oats. The next 90 days the bulls will be in the pasture with access to grass, salt & minerals. Around the end of August they will be weighed. September to December the animals will be fed 12% pellets and hay. Around mid December they will be weighed. In January of 2020 there will be semen testing and Ultra-Sounding.

This year will be the first year to have classes in the Bull Draft. There will be 11 for Plains, 5 Wood & 24 Crosses. The Canadian Bull Draft also has a brand new Host Ranch. Roaming K Bison in Foam Lake, SK. In the 2019 / 2020 Bull Draft has 25 Consignors, from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and the USA. Each animal has a bull draft tag in their ear. Green will be in the Plains Animals, Yellow will be in the Woods Animals and White in the Crosses. Updates will be posted on the Canadian Bull Draft Facebook pages as well as below.

Tentative Schedule:

Thursday, February 27, 2020

5:00 - 6:30pm - Registration

6:00 - Cocktails

6:30 - Banquet & Fun Auction

Friday, February 28, 2020

9:30 - 10:30am - Registration

11:30 - Program to be announced

12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch

1:00 - 2:45 - Program to be announced

2:45 - 3:00 Coffee

3:00 - 4:00 - SBA AGM

4:30 - 5:30 - Social and Awards

5:30 - 6:30 - Supper

7:00 - Bull Sale followed by Female Sale



  • Waiting for their friends to join them.

    Waiting for their friends to join them.

  • Waiting for their American friends to get their passports

    Waiting for their American friends to get their passports

  • Still waiting

    Still waiting

  • Making Friends

    Making Friends

  • Enjoying the Sunshine

    Enjoying the Sunshine

2019-2020 CBBD Consignors:

Big Country Bison; Bison Ridge Farms; Bison Spirit Ranch; Buffalowes; Sandra Busche; Cammack Buffalo Ranch; Cyndy Donally; Elk Valley Ranches; Irish Creek; Last Chance Bison; Lone Spruce Bison; MFL Bison Ranch LTD.; Murray's Farm Supply; Roaming K Bison; Rocky Meadow Bison; Rosedale Bison; Sandy Land Bison; ; Amanda Schwitzer; Shale Creek Bison; Silver Creek; Sunset Haven; Tatonka Ranch; Viking Bison Ranch; XY Bison

Draft Updates

Follow the link and see the Status of the Bulls. You will find - Bulls entered; Weights; Vet visits and Standings. Check back often for more updates.

Click here

  • On our way to the scale

    On our way to the scale

  • Out to Pasture

    Out to Pasture

Thank you to Our Sponsors:

Platinum ($2000.00 and Up)

Salt Mann Natural Minerals Distributors for Redman Minerals

Gold ($1000 - 1999.99)

Canadian Bison Association

New Life Mills

Silver ($500 - 999.99)


Bronze (Under $500.00)


Fun Auction Items

Salt Mann Natural Minerals Distributors for Redman Minerals - Pallet of Minerals


Partner with Us: Sponsorship Packages

February 27 & 28, 2020 (dates estimated board / committee to confirm) will be the Saskatchewan Bison Association convention and the Canadian Bull Draft sale. Feb 27 will be our convention held at the Eagle Casino (need confirmation from the Board/Committee). The 27th will have a couple of speakers in the morning with Lunch provided, a couple of speakers in the afternoon with a banquet and awards to the consignors on for the top 3 bulls in each class. The evening will have a Fun Auction to follow with a Hospitality suite. The 28th will have the Saskatchewan Bison Association AGM, followed by the Bull Sale.

As a sponsor you will be able to meet many of our members in Saskatchewan as well as other provinces. There are many ways to sponsor this event. We would love your support. There are opportunities to distribute samples, talk about your company, new products and services. Sponsorship provides exposure and awareness to the attendees, speakers, and other sponsors. You will join us as the event unfolds and see our event and bull sale.

There is a large networking opportunity for new and loyal contacts plus an opportunity for a face to face meetings to gather contact information and make appointments. Together we can grow a team and build a partnership for the Saskatchewan Bison Association members and our sponsors.

Please review the options we offer in our sponsorship package. One of the Board Members and/or Staff would be pleased meet with you to answer your questions and confirm the details of your sponsorship. The Saskatchewan Bison Association would like to show our gratitude to you for review our sponsorship request. We look forward to working with to find the right package for you.

Platinum Sponsors: ($2000.00 and Up)

You Get: 4 Complimentary admissions to the Convention & Bull Draft

Promotional items to be in the registration kits - to be provided to the office by Jan 31, 2019

Full page ad in the Bull Draft Catalogue

Recognition of your sponsorship in the June Issue of Smoke Signals

Acknowledgement on the CBA Website, E-Letter & Facebook

Acknowledgement on banners during Convention & Bull Draft

Gold Sponsors: ($1000 - 1999.99)

You Get: 2 Complimentary admissions to the Convention & Bull Draft

Promotional items to be in the registration kits - to be provided to the office by Jan 31, 2019

Recognition of your sponsorship in the June Issue of Smoke Signals

Acknowledgement on the CBA Website, E-Letter & Facebook

Acknowledgement on banners during Convention & Bull Draft

Silver Sponsors: ($500 - 999.99)

You Get: 1 Complimentary admissions to the Convention & Bull Draft

Recognition of your sponsorship in the June Issue of Smoke Signals

Acknowledgement on the CBA Website, E-Letter & Facebook

Acknowledgement on banners during Convention & Bull Draft

Bronze Sponsors: (Under $500.00)

You Get: Recognition of your sponsorship in the February Issue of Smoke Signals

Acknowledgement on the CBA Website, E-Letter & Facebook

Acknowledgement on banners during Convention & Bull Draft

Fun Auction Items

At the end of the night of February 27, 2020 (Date to b confirmed) we have a Fun Auction to raise money for the Saskatchewan Bison Association. We would love to see you donate a product or service to our fun auction. Please let us know about your donation so we can arrange for delivery or pick up. We will acknowledge you donation on the night of the auction as well as on the website.


Bull Draft & Sale Sponsors:

You Get: Present the award to the Consignor recipient at the Banquet with picture to be posted

Recognition of your sponsorship in the June Issue of Smoke Signals

Recognition of your sponsorship in the Show and Sale Catalogue

Recognition of your sponsorship at the Awards Banquet

Acknowledgement on the CBA Website, E-Letter & Facebook

Acknowledgement on banners during Convention & Bull Draft

Categories & Value of Sponsorship:

Plains Bulls; Gold: $150.00 SOLD New Life Mills

Silver: $125.00

Bronze: $100.00

Full Class: $325.00 NA

Wood Bulls: Gold: $150.00 SOLD New Life Mills

Silver: $125.00

Bronze: $100.00

Full Class: $325.00 NA

Wood Bulls: Gold: $150.00 SOLD New Life Mills

Silver: $125.00

Bronze: $100.00

Full Class $325.00 NA


FORMS:

Sponsorship Forms:

Downloadable Form: Click here