The UK's most popular cattle management solution

Helping farms of all sizes manage over a million cattle

  • Suckler

    Make the best breeding decisions and speed up registrations

  • Store

    Manage the health of your animals and speed up cross-compliance

  • Finishing

    Monitor the performance of your herd and link with leading abattoirs

  • Pedigree

     Track the performance of individual bulls and link to 6 pedigree societies

Accurate, quick and risk free compliance reporting

  • Reminders ensure you don’t fall foul of regulations
  • Direct links with BCMS and ScotMoves speeds up reporting
  • Paperless notifications provide a quicker and safer way of reporting movements
  • Hold all of your information together in one place; eliminate duplication and double-entry
  • Produce compliance reports at the touch of a button

Keep your animals healthy (and inspector happy)

  • Record animal by batch or individually
  • Replace your medicine, quality assurance and herd health books.
  • Manage withdrawal periods (and receive warnings if you attempt to move an ineligible animal)
  • Keep track of what’s in your medicine cabinet at all times
  • Manage TB testing

Stress free quality assurance

Cattle Manager’s reports are compliant with quality assurance and beef efficiency schemes, including Red Tractor, and are available at the touch of a button. With Government, retailers and consumers increasingly interested in the sustainability and quality of their beef, Cattle Manager enables you to quickly record the information and metrics that matter.

18% of UK beef cattle are already managed using Farmplan . Why?

  • Faster compliance reporting

  • Improved performance and productivity

  • Quicker workflows, meaning less time in the office

Monitor, manage and improve pedigree performance

  • A direct link with Aberdeen Angus, Beef Shorthorn, Charolais, Hereford, Simmental and South Devon
  • Create pedigree trees
  • Record metrics, including: calving ease, calving vigour, birth weight and docility
  • Link animal records and download pedigree details

Make jobs like registering births, treatments and weighing easier, by integrating with leading hardware, including

  • Psion
  • Stick readers
  • Weigh heads
  • Panel readers
  • Passport barcode scanners

Herd management made simpler, quicker and more effective

  • Know the status of individual animals and your herd at all times
  • Monitor daily live weight gain
  • Record a range of metrics to meet the requirements of Government and farm assurance schemes.

Spend less time in the office with a host of time saving tools and features

  • Direct links to BCMS, ScotMoves,
    pedigree societies, leading abattoirs and hardware
  • Eliminate duplication by holding all of your records in one place
  • Produce cross compliance reports at the touch of the button
  • Record births, movements and deaths in seconds
  • Remove the worry and stress of falling foul of regulations

Make data-driven, performance-enhancing decisions about your business

Covering everything from feed costs to calving success to kill-out data (including a direct link to leading abattoirs), Cattle Manager provides farmers with the information they need to make the most profitable decisions about the future of their herd.

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What our customers say...

  • Cattle Manager has helped enormously with advance planning of sales, breeding stock selection and security of records required by our business and industry auditors.
    A McArthur General Manager Ormsary Estate
  • Cattle Manager software covers the herd recording needs of the modern cattle manager. It's easy to use and there is support available if required.
    Donald Gilder Farmer Pinnock Wood Farm
  • It has a useful link to BCMS and I can see all cattle data at the touch of a button. The system rarely gives any problems and support from Farmplan is first-class.
    Julie Macrow Farmer Shadwell Estate