Categories of Cattle as reported by the Scottish Census.

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Scottish Farm Census Cattle Categories for 1961 1961
Dairy cattle: Cows and Heifers in milk 1,885 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 469 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 250 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 2 years old and over 86 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 1 year old and under 2 373 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): Under 1 year old 533 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls being used for service 43 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 1 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows and Heifers in milk 12,140 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 564 Show data context
Beef cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 741 Show data context
Beef cattle: Other Cows retained for breeding 174 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls being used for service 459 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 104 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Male 478 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Female 328 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Male 3,011 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Female 3,079 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Male (excluding Bull Calves for service) 6,346 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Female 5,794 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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In 1961 the Scottish Agricultural Census divided cattle into these twenty categories.

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

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Date accessed: 17th November 2017