Getting Started with BREEDPLAN

Browse through the following documents to access information that you need to know before enrolling in BREEDPLAN, to obtain enrolment forms and fee schedules, or to view BREEDPLAN tipsheets and webinars.

A Guide to Getting Started

The "BREEDPLAN: A Guide to Getting Started" Booklet provides beef producers with introductory information needed to begin performance recording with BREEDPLAN by answering the following questions:

  • What is BREEDPLAN?
  • What is an EBV?
  • What are the prerequisites for joining BREEDPLAN?
  • How do I join BREEDPLAN?
  • What can you expect from your BREEDPLAN membership?
  • What costs are involved in BREEDPLAN?
  • How do I begin performance recording with BREEDPLAN?
  • What BREEDPLAN EBVs are available?
  • What performance information do I need to record on my animals?
  • What equipment is needed?
  • How do I submit my performance to BREEDPLAN?
  • How will I receive my BREEDPLAN results?
  • When will I receive my BREEDPLAN results?
  • What is the minimum recommended herd size?
  • How can I make my performance data more effective?

To view a copy of the "BREEDPLAN: A Guide to Getting Started" booklet click here.



Enrolment Forms & Fee Schedules for Australian Breed Societies

Click on the relevant link below to obtain a current BREEDPLAN fee schedule and enrolment form for each Breed Society in Australia that is currently conducting a GROUP BREEDPLAN evaluation. Please contact staff at BREEDPLAN for information regarding breeds that are not listed.

Angus Devon Salers
Bazadais Droughtmaster
Santa Gertrudis
Beef Shorthorn Gelbvieh Shorthorn
Blonde d'Aquitaine Hereford Simmental
Braford Limousin South Devon
Brahman Murray Grey Speckle Park
Brangus Performance Herds Wagyu
Charolais Red Angus
Composite Register Red Poll

For BREEDPLAN enrolment forms and fee schedules for Breed Societies outside of Australia, please contact the relevant service provider in each country. Contact details are available here.

Further Information

More comprehensive information regarding performance recording, selection indexes and the BREEDPLAN analysis is available by clicking here or from the links below.

Tip Sheets