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 6,449 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 1,313 Show data context
Dairy cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 2,133 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 2 years old and over 516 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): 1 year old and under 2 2,618 Show data context
Other Dairy Cattle (Female): Under 1 year old 2,573 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls being used for service 169 Show data context
Dairy Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 61 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows and Heifers in milk 13,847 Show data context
Beef cattle: Cows in calf but not in milk 913 Show data context
Beef cattle: Heifers in calf for the first time 1,673 Show data context
Beef cattle: Other Cows retained for breeding 834 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls being used for service 713 Show data context
Beef Cattle: Bulls and Bull Calves being reared for service 339 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Male 10,453 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 2 years old and over: Female 1,163 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Male 14,610 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: 1 year old and under 2: Female 8,158 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Male (excluding Bull Calves for service) 10,484 Show data context
Other Beef Cattle: Under 1 year old: Female 7,762 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, Angus 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 May 2022