Central Wisconsin Produce Auction

Buyer Policies

  1. The buyer needs to register for a bidder number at the office the first sale they attend. Sales tax will be charged unless a legitimate tax number is on file or an appropriate form.
  2. Registered buyers must get a buyer card at each sale.
  3. In cases of bad credit your previous buyer number will be void. In order to buy you will be issued a new number.
  4. The buyer is responsible to inspect produce to be offered for sale. Central Wisconsin Produce Auction shall not be held liable for misrepresented produce, C.W.P.A. serves as an agent between buyers and sellers; however we will make all effort to satisfy both parties.
  5. The buyers become owners of produce when bidding is done, and it becomes their responsibility. Central Wisconsin Produce Auction cannot be responsible for theft or missing or damaged produce or property in loading, unloading, or transporting.
  6. The buyers shall pay for their products before leaving the auction premises, unless prior credit terms are arranged with the management. Payment shall be cash or check (no credit cards). All accounts need to be settled before buying at the next auction. In the event of bad checks, buyer will be put on cash only, unless such bad debt is immediately taken care of.
  7. Selling of produce or breaking of lots except through the auction is prohibited while on the auction grounds.
  8. Products should be removed from the Auction premises in a timely manner. Any items still at the auction 30 minutes prior to the next sale may become property of the CWPA and resold unless other arrangements have been made with the manager.    
  9. Any announcements made on the day of auction shall take precedence over printed material.
  10. There will be an experienced order buyer available for large buyers who don't have time to attend the auction. There will be a 3% buyers fee charged for order buying. Delivery charge is extra.
  11. To maintain a wholesale market a 10% buyer premium will be add to all non wholesale purchases. This policy only applies to produce auctions, special Consignment auctions have no buyer premium
  12. By registering for a buyer’s number the buyer agrees to the terms and conditions above.