A free embryo transfer will be awarded to the breeders of the highest-placed British-bred horse at major equestrian competitions this year — starting at Badminton.

Beaufort Embryo Transfer will award the prizes, worth £1,500 each, at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (3-6 May), the Audi Polo Awards (21 May) and the British Jumping Derby Meeting (28 June-1 July).

For more details, visit www.beaufortembryotransfer.com