Terms and Conditions of Sale
All prices quoted are F.O.B. St. Catharines, Ontario. They are subject to change without notice. For boxing and crating, charges will be added at cost.
Customer orders will be confirmed by us in writing or by shipment of the goods. We reserve the right to cancel an order or part of an order:
if delivery cannot be made because of crop shortage or crop failure or other causes beyond our control.
if after demand, customer fails to satisfy seller with regard to unpaid balance of account, or unsatisfactory credit.
All goods travel at purchaser's risk. Claims for delay or damage must be made immediately to forwarding company. In case purchaser uses his own trucks, two days advance notice must be given to enable us to have stock ready for shipment. Be sure to bring an appropriately equipped vehicle to protect plants from harmful weather conditions such as frost, wind damage, and overheating. Where possible, we will combine loads for one area to make shipping as economical as possible.
As soon as goods are received they must immediately be inspected for quality, condition, etc. All claims must be submitted within 5 days after arrival of goods. Failure to comply with this rule disqualifies a late report and gives us the freedom to dismiss any kind of adjustment as to price or replacement.
All invoices for Nursery Stock are payable NET 30 DAYS for accounts with approved credit. New customers are on CASH BASIS only unless satisfactory references are given at least two weeks prior to shipping date. A deposit may be required for new customers.
Any discount offered will be allowed only if invoices are paid with current cheque in 10 DAYS. Positively no discount after the discount date on the invoice. The post office Date Stamp on the cheque envelope determines the adherence to the discount date.
We guarantee our nursery stock to be:
In good growing condition when leaving our nursery.
Of the size specified.
True to the name and description given.
No other guarantee exists.
USA Certified Shipping
J.C. Bakker & Sons Limited is a Certified Facility (CF) under the CFIA directive D-04-01 CNCP Canadian Nursery Certification Program.
The CNCP is a phytosanitary certification program for Canadian nurseries and greenhouses that ship nursery stock to the United States (U.S.) or to other Certified Facilities (CF) within Canada. The CNCP uses a Phytosanitary Management System (PSMS) to minimize pest risks so that plants consistently meet U.S. import requirements. The program offers an alternative to traditional phytosanitary certification for shipments to the U.S.
This certification program allows J.C. Bakker & Sons Limited to deliver your product faster and much more efficiently, while maintaining a high quality standard.
For more information about the Canadian Nursery Certification Program please visit their website at www.inspection.gc.ca.