Beef Environmental Efficiency Programme

Deadline Now Passed

BEEP-S in Numbers

BEEP-S weights recorded to date​
Herds have recorded BEEP-S weights ​
Farmers have used rented scales​

Frequently Asked Questions… 

  • Eligible animals: Beef breed animals born between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020.
  • Dam and calf must be weighed on the same day and weights submitted to ICBF.  Log into to record weights.
  • Weights must be submitted by the 1st November.
  • You can use your own scales, borrow a scales or rent a scales to weigh the animals.
  • Optional Measures: vaccination/meal feeding or feacal egg testing as per T&Cs.  Please contact DAFM at 076 1064420 for details on these.
  • Full BEEP-S T&C’s can be accessed below

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.