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What does it cost?

What Does It Cost to Record?

Basic Beefbreeder recording fees 01 April 2022 – 31 March 2023 are as follows:

  • Annual fee of £140 per breeder plus £5 per cow
  • Ultrasound scanning undertaken by Signet technicians is charged at £6 per head (minimum visit fee of £175 and a maximum visit fee of £500)
  • Scanning fees charged by other AHDB accredited scanners may vary


Additional Data Analysis Fee

Breeders in England, Scotland and Wales – full fee covered by levy (AHDB Beef and Lamb, QMS and HCC)
Breeders in Northern Ireland and overseas – £95/herd

Fees stated are shown exclusive of VAT