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 275,177 Show data context
Cows in Calf but not in Milk 45,678 Show data context
Heifers in calf with first calf 46,722 Show data context
Bulls for Service 9,852 Show data context
Bulls (including Bull Calves) being reared for service 4,402 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Male 38,611 Show data context
Other Cattle: Two years and above: Female 45,219 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Male 71,623 Show data context
Other Cattle: One year and under two: Female 115,418 Show data context
Other Cattle: Under one year 190,851 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, Wales 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/10001055/cube/AGCEN_CATTLE_1940

Date accessed: 19th June 2019