How To Buy

Simply search for bulls, select and purchase semen. You can purchase semen from as many bulls as you wish as long as you buy a minimum of 5 straws in total with a minimum semen order value of £50. Once you have made your selection/s, simply proceed to checkout. You will need a debit or credit card, your name, address including postcode as well as delivery address and postcode, if different. If you do not have a credit card or internet access, please contact us by telephone and we will take your order over the phone or arrange with you to forward a cheque. Tel: 02476-696277 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

- New Users.  Click on REGISTER (top right) to sign up as a new user of the site. You will be asked for your first name, surname and email address. You should then create a password for you to remember when you next visit the site. The next time you visit, this password will allow you to see your account details and order history. You can, if you wish, wait until the purchase/checkout stage to sign up as a new user of the site and put in a password. Alternatively, simply buy without signing up as a new user.

- Existing Users. Click on LOGIN (top right) and enter your email and password. If you have lost your password, enter your email address where prompted and click SUBMIT. An email will then be sent to you reminding you of your password.

- Lost Your Password? If you have lost your password, click LOGIN, enter your email address where prompted and click SUBMIT. An email will then be sent to you with your password.

DELIVERY

During the ordering process you will be asked to choose a delivery option - either DIY AI or Technician Service. For DIY AI, a one-off charge for delivery to your on-farm flask will be added according to county regardless of the number of straws. Generally for England, Wales and Southern Scotland this is £55, with other areas of Scotland including Highlands & Islands charged at £135. N Ireland delivery is £45 for bulls with semen stored there. IOM & Jersey are charged at £295.  The site allows you to choose a different delivery address to your invoice address if you wish to. All charges are exclusive of VAT.

For delivery to a Technician, you will be asked to choose from a drop-down list of Technicians. Customers selecting Genus or Laura George are charged a handling fee of £3 per straw plus a one-off packing charge of £10, Other Independent Technicians are charged according to county ie £55 for England, Wales & S Scotland; £125 for other areas of Scotland plus Highlands & Islands; IOM & jersey £295; NI £45.  All charges are exclusive of VAT. Please note that Genus, Laura George and some other Technicians will charge purchasers the onward delivery cost. The Semenstore delivery charge is from our main Store to the selected Technician only.  Please enquire of your own Technician before placing an order if you are unsure of their additional charges.

Deliveries are usually be sent from our central storage "hub" within ten to fifteen working days depending on when the order is made and where it is being delivered to. For IOM/Jersey 2-3 shipments are sent per year so please contact us for advice prior to ordering

Northern Ireland Deliveries. Certain bulls are stored in N Ireland and these are available to purchase. Please select the NI sidebar which lists those bulls with semen stored there. If there are other bulls that you are interested in purchasing that are not currently stored in NI, please telephone 02476-696277 and we will be able to quote you a delivery prtice and lead time. Customers in N Ireland will need to supply their 7 digit UK number eg 9123456.

Deliveries to Genus - if the flask that you want your order to go to is in a different name to the name you have placed an order in (i.e. a business name or you share a flask with a third party) please phone us on 02476-696277 so that we can take a note of the appropriate details. When ordering, you will be asked for your Genus flask number and name of your Genus 'hub'.  PLEASE NOTE the delivery cost charged by Semenstore gets the semen to Genus in Towcester only; thereafter Genus will charge purchasers the onward delivery cost direct

SPECIAL OFFERS & DISCOUNT CODES

If you have a Discount Code, please enter it on the Shopping Basket page in the Discount Code box and click Update Basket. The Discount will then be shown in the Discount column of the Shopping Basket and you may then proceed to Checkout. For discounts such as "Buy 6 for the price of 5" you should enter "6" as the quantity, enter the Discount Code on the Shopping Basket page and click Update Basket. Again, the Discount will be shown in the Discount column and you may then proceed to Checkout. For Special Offers such as "Was £40 now £30" there is no need for a Discount Code as the lower price will be applied automatically. IMPORTANT: A MAXIMUM OF 1 DISCOUNT CODE CAN BE USED PER TRANSACTION.

INFORMATION

For further information, such as bull-specific details opn performance or pedigree, please telephone 02476-696277 Mon-Fri 9-5.