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 41,613 Show data context
Cows in Calf but not in Milk 7,052 Show data context
Heifers in calf with first calf 11,289 Show data context
Bulls for Service 1,996 Show data context
Bulls (including Bull Calves) being reared for service 951 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Male 19,699 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Female 6,081 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Male 18,446 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Female 15,442 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year 35,672 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, Norfolk AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th October 2019