Beef Sector Efficiency Programmes

BEEP-S 2021 & Dairy Beef Calf Programme

If you are recording weights online/electronically the weights must be recorded in the ICBF database by 5:30pm on the 01 November 2021.  Electronic submission includes the ICBF website, ICBF weight recording app, farm software and any third party applications that link to the ICBF database.

If you are submitting weights by post, the forms must be received by ICBF by 5:30pm on the 01 November 2021. Completed forms should be returned to: Animal Events Agency, FREEPOST, P.O. BOX No.72, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

Full terms and conditions of the programmes can be found by clicking the relevant link below

BEEP-S 2021 – Terms and Conditions

BEEP-S 2021 – FAQ

Dairy Beef Calf Programme – Terms and Conditions

Dairy Beef Calf Programme – FAQ

Other useful links

List of approved laboratories for faecal testing


The network of depots where weighing equipment is available for rent can be seen on the map.

To rent a scales, click the “Rent A Scales” button, enter your herd details, choose your depot and the date you wish to rent. There’s a rental fee of €50 per day.

Once the animals are weighed you can record the weights on using your ICBF username and password.  If you need more information on how to record weights, please call 023 8820452.