Weight Recording

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With this service, cattle are weighed on farm and weights are automatically sent electronically to the ICBF database.

Service

Cattle weighed & weights sent electronically to ICBF.

  • No keying of weights by the farmer.

Paper printout provided on farm with:

  • Weights
  • Average Daily Gains
  • Predicted Weights

Benefits

  • Accurate indication of animal performance.
  • Better Stock Management.
  • More accurate €uro-Star figures.

Cost (Single)
• €60 Callout fee (includes the weighing of up to 15 cattle)

  • + €2.50 per head (16-30 animals)
  • + €1.25 per head (31-100 animals)
  • + €1.00 per head (101-200 animals)
  • + €0.40 per head (201 + animals)

Cost (Discussion Group Deal)
• €60 Callout fee (includes the weighing of up to 15 cattle)

  • + €1.25 per head (16-50 animals)
  • + €1.00 per head (51-100 animals)
  • + €0.80 per head (101-200 animals)
  • + €0.40 per head (201+ animals)

weight

Ready Reckoner

Discussion Group Rate Single Rate
10 Animals €60 €60
20 Animals €66.25 €72.50
30 Animals €78.75 €97.50
40 Animals €91.25 €110
50 Animals €103.75 €122.50
75 Animals €128.75 €153.75
100 Animals €153.75 €185

Criteria:

  • A minimum of 8 members of a discussion group must sign up for one weighing.
  • Contact your local weighing technician (see overleaf) for more details.

 

ICBF Weight Recorders   
NameAddressMobileArea
NORTHWesley BreadenCarrickmacross, Co. Monaghan087-9950725Monaghan, Cavan
Declan Neary
Dundalk, Co. Louth086-1017483
Louth
James Strain
Burnfoot, Co. Donegal087-2997796
North Donegal
SOUTHPadraig RyanDonohill, Co. Tipperary087-9710071
South Tipp , Limerick
Robert Walsh
Mourneabbey, Co. Cork086-8861018
North Cork, East Kerry
Jonathan Kenneally
Fermoy, Co. Cork087-8586805
East Cork
Ciaran Kelleher
Bantry, Co. Cork086-8733913
West Cork
Alan Scanlan
Ballybunion, Co Kerry
086-3040642
North Kerry
Joe McCrohan
Caherciveen, Co. Kerry087-2849165
South Kerry
Declan Butler
Tallow, Co. Waterford
086-3081141
Waterford, East Cork
EASTJustin WalshTara, Co. Meath086-2934547Meath, Dublin, Westmeath
Padhraic Tynan
Kilmanagh, Co. Kilkenny087-6389300
Kilkenny
Paddy Doyle
Bunclody, Co. Wexford
087-2334621
Wexford, Wicklow, South Carlow
Lesley SandesCloughjordan, Co. Tipperary
087-6381199
Offaly, Kildare, Laois, North Carlow
WESTTom O'ReillyAughnacliffe, Co. Longford087-2380233Longford, Leitrim, Roscommon, Westmeath
Liam Wiley
Bodyke, Co. Clare
087-2233674
East Clare, West Limerick
Padraig ConwayKilrush, Co. Clare087-7936192West Clare
Niall StoddartBallinasloe, Co. Galway086-2643364
 Galway, Roscommon, Westmeath, Offaly
James CoffeyBallaghadereen, Co. Mayo086-2385770Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon
John GallagherCastlebar, Co. Mayo
086-3753211Mayo, NW Galway