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 11,853 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 2,563 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 3,811 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 2 years old and over 893 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 1 year old and under 2 5,002 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): Under 1 year old 5,047 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls being used for service 371 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 117 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows and Heifers in milk 8,197 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 528 Show data context
Beef cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 1,150 Show data context
Beef cattle: Other Cows retained for breeding 531 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls being used for service 431 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 185 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Male 9,464 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Female 770 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Male 12,083 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Female 5,279 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Male (excluding Bull Calves for service) 9,033 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Female 4,996 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, Fife 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: 24th August 2019