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 1,994,405 Show data context
Cows in Calf but not in Milk 349,791 Show data context
Heifers in calf with first calf 464,967 Show data context
Bulls for Service 81,957 Show data context
Bulls (including Bull Calves) being reared for service 41,422 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Male 408,234 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Female 516,571 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Male 398,592 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Female 758,878 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year 1,142,630 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, England Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10061325/cube/AGCEN_CATTLE_1940

Date accessed: 28th November 2021