Irish Cattle Breeding Federation

Irish Cattle
Breeding Federation

Striving to achieve the greatest possible genetic improvement in the national cattle herd for the benefit of Irish farmers, the dairy and beef industries and members. Learn more about ICBF.

The Dairy HerdPlus breeding information service provides a range of farm management aids including EBI reports, breeding charts, fertility reports, calving reports and personalised recording notebooks to farmers.

The cost of this service is €60 (inc VAT) per herd per year for herds receiving breeding information products from ICBF electronically and €120 (inc VAT) for herds receiving the products from ICBF by post.

HerdPlus Dairy Sign-up Form

Reports & Services Details


Sign-Up to HERDPLUS Dairy

a) Direct Debit - download the form and send it to ICBF or

b) Lo-Call 1850 600 900 and one of our staff will help you

These reports that are at the heart of the HerdPlus breeding information service have considerable potential to help expand the uptake of AI, Milk Recording and Herd Book services. As part of this initiative ICBF will be working collaboratively with Teagasc and the Service Providers to promote the use of records and breeding in general.   

If you have further questions on HerdPlus you can find out more by on our frequently asked questions section. 



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