Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Cattle Categories for 1950-51 1950
Cows and Heifers in Milk 100,415 Show data context
Cows in Calf but not in Milk 18,443 Show data context
Heifers in calf with first calf 24,171 Show data context
Bulls for Service 3,166 Show data context
Bulls (including Bull Calves) being reared for service 1,020 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Male 3,274 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Female 16,654 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Male 2,212 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Female 31,824 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year: Male 4,238 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year: Female 40,343 Show data context
Date: Source:
1950 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1950 the Agricultural Census divided cattle into these eleven categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Staffordshire 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: 21st July 2019