Getting Started

Are you ready to start your Charolais journey?

Here’s some resources to get you started:

Sales and Shows

  • Search for upcoming cattle sales and shows here.
  • Browse Charolais available for sale on our private sales register.
  • Find information on available semen here.
  • View our extensive catalogue of sales reports.
  • Read information on previous shows here.

You can also see updates from the British Charolais Cattle Society’s recent events on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.


  • Search our online database for cattle or members here.
  • Our digital tools help you to find trends in the breed and identify the bulls whose genetics will help you build a high-quality herd. To find out more, click here.
  • BREEDPLAN is our genetic evaluation system for cattle, calculating the potential breeding value that an animal holds. For more information on how to get started with BREEDPLAN, click here.


  • Associate membership – access to all printed society publications.
  • Full membership – access to all printed society publications, plus you will be entitled to a unique herd prefix, allowing pedigree cattle registration, transfer and imports.

Find out about more becoming a member here.


For more insights and education on the Charolais breed and our work, you can find downloads of our society newsletter here.

Our blog is also regularly updated with fascinating news from our experts.