For the 2017 year beef cattle registrations totalled 140,898. This was 7,108 registrations lower than in 2016 but slightly above the 10 year average.
The composition of registrations by breed group in 2017 was as follows:
|Breed Group||2017 Registrations||% of registrations|
|a.||British breeds & Australian derivatives||75,210||53.4|
|c.||European breeds & other derivatives||20,030||14.2|
For the full report see ARCBA 2017 Registration Report.pdf listed in the Documents section below.