Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Cattle Categories for 1940-41 1940
Cows and Heifers in Milk 121,839 Show data context
Cows in Calf but not in Milk 16,506 Show data context
Heifers in calf with first calf 20,990 Show data context
Bulls for Service 4,914 Show data context
Bulls (including Bull Calves) being reared for service 2,364 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Male 6,235 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Female 23,084 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Male 7,528 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Female 31,952 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year 44,385 Show data context
Date: Source:
1940 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1940 the Agricultural Census divided cattle into these ten categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Somerset AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10073900/cube/AGCEN_CATTLE_1940

Date accessed: 14th October 2019