Beef Sector Efficiency Programmes

BEEP-S 2021 & Dairy Beef Calf Programme

The above schemes are now open for applications. If you were in last year’s BEEP-S programme you will need to apply again this year. Applications must be made on

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.