Archive: Ottenwalter Showpigs Online Auction 06/22/16
Conducted: AUCTION CLOSED, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016 -- 8 AM EDT - 9 PM EDT (8 PM CDT)
Location: Invoices emailed out at 1:11 AM EDT Wednesday, June 23, 2016.

Questions on how to bid or after auction invoicing? Visit the online auction tips above, email questions to onlineauctions@thewendtgroup.com or call The Wendt Group Office at 614-403-0726.

This auction is strictly an ONLINE event. Lots are owned by Ottenwalter Showpigs - Mark and Sandy Ottenwalter, 2260 Lurline Avenue, Colusa, CA 95932. For questions regarding sale lots, please call or text Russell Pedrett (530) 681-9811 (call or text) or via email russellpedrett@gmail.com or Cody Meek: (530) 681-9814. Additional Sale week phones: Chad Booth (208) 818-4207, James Purkey (805) 709-3011, Ethan Fry (530) 355-8269.

In the process of placing your first bid you will be asked a series of MANDATORY questions regarding PAYMENT, DELIVERY, CELL PHONE and PEDIGREE TRANSFERS for purebreds. This process will take less than 1 minute and is only asked once per auction. Thanks and Good Luck!

Highlights: 57 lots at $745 to 13 states: AZ, CA, IA, ID, OR, OK, LA, MN, NV, PA, SD, TX & WA!

Selling 87 head of late March through mid April aged pigs, inlcuding crossbreds, Yorks, and an elite Chester gilt. A tremendously deep set!!

PHOTOS & SALE INFORMATION NOW POSTED!

DELIVERY OPTIONS:
Midwest Delivery:

Ed Krische will be leaving from Colusa early the week of July 4th and will be headed out to the Summer Type Conference in Louisville, KY. He will be headed out on I-80 east through Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, and on into Louisville. Ed can make drops along the way and plans to leave Louisville to head back west on Saturday, July 9th. Ed is charging $125/hd with potential volume discounts. For more information, please contact Ed at (541) 778-2314.

Southwest and California Delivery:
Bob May will be leaving from Colusa on very early in the morning on Saturday, July 2nd, traveling down highway 99 before catching I-40 East towards Oklahoma. Bob plans to arrive in Oklahoma Sunday evening July 3rd. Bob can make drops along the way, including but not limited to:

Modesto
Fresno
Bakersfield
Barstow
Kingman, AZ
Flagstaff, AZ
Holbrook, AZ
Albuquerque, NM
Amarillo, TX
Shamrock, TX
Elk City, OK
Weatherford, OK
Oklahoma City

There's also a possibility based on need for Bob to make a run down into the Stephenville, TX area.
Bob is charging $150/hd with potential group discounts.For pricing on deliveries within California or for more info, please contact Bob directly at (530) 200-0866.

Possible second Southwest option based on need:
For those with validation dates before our scheduled delivery time, please contact Russell before the sale at (530) 681-9811. Based on need, Ed Krische may head out late this week on I-40 to meet those validation dates.

Northwest Delivery, including Washington and Idaho via Pacific International
Brenda and Taylor Wood will be leaving from the farm in Colusa early on June 23rd, headed north to the Pacific International show in Prineville, Oregon. After the show concludes in Prineville, Brenda and Taylor will be headed to the Post Falls/Coeur d'Alene area, before returning home to Tonopah, AZ. They are able to make drops to points along the way, includuing but not limited to:
Redding, CA
Klamath Falls, OR
Bend, OR
Redmond, OR
Kennewick, WA
Spokane, WA
Couer d'Alene, ID

Brenda and Taylor are charging $100/hd, for more details please contact Brenda at: (602) 909-8864. Delivery points from PI can also be coordinated, including central Washington delivery, please just contact us prior to the sale.

Additional Delivery Options
Delivery can be coordinated to most places with a little effort. Please contact us to discuss prior to the sale.

NOTE: Some lots may be pictured as boars, but all males will be castrated and healed by sale day unless otherwise noted.

Check out Ottenwalter Showpigs for more information or to view previous winners!

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Categories: ALL ITEMS (87) - CHESTER GILT (1) - CROSSBRED BARROW (28) - CROSSBRED BOAR (1) - CROSSBRED GILT (42) - YORKSHIRE BARROW (8) - YORKSHIRE GILT (7)
Notes: HORSE RACE AUCTION CLOSING FORMAT FOR THIS SALE! WHEN TIME EXPIRES, ALL LOTS ARE DECLARED SOLD!

ORIGINAL ENDING TIME: 9 PM EDT (8 PM CDT) WITH EXTENDED BIDDING TO FOLLOW! EXTENDED BIDDING WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THERE IS NO BIDDING FOR 5 MINUTES! In the event a Horse Race closing continues past 11:30 PM EST the auction company has the right to decrease the extended bidding time to 1 minute without advanced warning. We encourage bidders to use the MAX bid feature earlier in the day to avoid clock management issues in your bidding procedures.

WHY? The seller has decided to utilize the Horse Race Style Auction closing. With this option, all lots will close simultaneously. A few benefits to this style of auction - Buyer has the CHOICE to switch to any lot in the offering if he is outbid on his current choice; buyer does not have to deal with the "seller's order" of sale because all lots are offered and bid on simultaneously; and the buyer has true choices and more time to make decisions.

Extended Bidding means that the auction is not declared closed until there have been five minutes of inactivity on this sale. If there is any bidding during the inactivity period, the auction is extended until there is no bidding for five minutes during the inactivity period. You can always check the time remaining information that appears under each lot! REMEMBER TO CLICK ON REFRESH FOR UP-TO-DATE TIME REMAINING! For this sale, the extended bidding period is 5 minutes.

**Example 1: Auction closes at 8 PM. There is no bidding from 7:55 PM to 8 PM. All lots are declared closed and the sale ends at 8 PM.
**Example 2: Auction closes at 8 PM. There is a bid placed at 7:57 PM. Auction is extended by 5 minutes. No more bidding occurs. All lots are declared closed and the sale ends at 8:02 PM.
**Example 3: Auction closes at 8 PM. There is a bid placed at 7:57 PM. Auction is extended by 5 minutes until 8:02 PM. Another bid is placed at 8:01 PM. No more bids are placed. All lots are declared closed and the sale ends at 8:06 PM. Please note the above time schedule is a sample and may or may not match the actual ending times.

THIS SALE WILL FEATURE ACCELERATED HORSE RACE CLOSING...
*FIRST HOUR - 5 minutes extended bidding
*SECOND HOUR - 3 minutes extended bidding
*THIRD HOUR - 2 minutes extended bidding
*After 11:30 PM EDT - 1 minute extended bidding - judgement call based on number of bids per minute
**PLEASE PLACE YOUR BIDS EARLY AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY! EXTENDED BIDDING TIME CHANGE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT AUCTIONEER'S DISCRETION.

PLEASE e-mail onlineauctions@thewendtgroup.com or call The Wendt Group, Inc. at 614-403-0726 if you have any questions or need assistance bidding!

Maximum Bidding is a feature you may use during the duration of the auction. This feature allows you to place a private maximum bid that only you will know and allow the computer to bid on your behalf when another bidder places a bid on the same lot you are seeking. Visit the

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Registration is OPEN at the link above. Please register early for a bid number. You must have a valid credit card to register. If you have registered for our previous online auctions you may use that bid number and password; however, you will need to update your account providing up-to-date information before you will be allowed to bid. Go to the Register to Bid link above and click on update bidder profile. If you have lost your bidder number or password go to the Register to Bid link above and click on lost bidder number or password. Please register in advance to save time and confirm your bid number via e-mail. To bid click on ALL ITEMS below after the catalog is posted, scroll to the lot you want place a bid and/or max bid on, place a bid, then scroll to the bottom of the page and insert your bidder number and password and follow the screens and finalize your bids. Good Luck!