Information About HerdMASTER Free

HerdMASTER Free!

This new version of HerdMASTER is a system designed specifically for members of BREEDPLAN and societies who just wish to record and submit data without requiring a complete herd management software package.

What can it do?

HerdMASTER Free can record matings, animals, submit registrations, create multi-sires add diary entries and submit BREEDPLAN Data such as: weights, traits, matings, Days to Calving Fates and Preg tests.

You can also use the Universal File Import Utility to import sessions from your scale indicators, Excel and other devices.

Check out the Feature comparison list for more detail on what HerdMASTER Free can and cannot do.

How do I get it?

To use HerdMASTER Free, simply install the trial and while installing choose stud or commercial and any extra modules (like crush recording) you wish to trial, then once the trial runs out the program will change to free mode and limit it's functionality to the free edition.
To go to the trial simply fill out the form on the download page and you will be sent an email with a link to the file in it.

Support & Upgrading


We offer FREE support to HerdMASTER Free during the program's trial period. If support is required after this period, it is charged at $150(AUD) + GST per hour, charged by the half-hour.

Support has a minimum half-hour charge of $75 + GST.


Seamless Upgrade

If you have been using HerdMASTER Free and now decide you want to use the full suite of tools upgrading is easy, simply call or email us to let us know and we can set up an account for you.

All you have to do is put in your customer reference number and HerdMASTER immediately activates the extra features all while keeping all the records you have got currently entered.