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THE cattle population fell from 50 millions in 1913 to 38.4 millions in 1933, rising again to 63.2 millions in 1938 and to 65.7 millions in 1939. 80% are of local and 20% of good breeds such as the Friesian, Spotted, and Brown cattle. The Black Pied Lowland (Friesian), Holmogor, and Jaroslavl...

Author(s)
Lange, W.
Citation
Deutsche Landwirtschaftliche Tierzucht, 1941, 45, pp 77-79
Abstract

THIS is a report to the Indian Government dealing mainly with problems of distribution of milk. There are about 22, 800, 000 producers of milk and 219 million milch cattle. The buffalo is considered complementary to, not a substitute for, the cow. Semi-starvation of the cattle is the most important ...

Author(s)
Pepperall, R. A.
Publisher
Delhi : Manager of Publications,
Citation
The dairy industry of India. Report on an investigation with recommendations. 1945., 1946, pp 30 pp.
Abstract

THIS report covers every aspect of the dairy industry in the U.S.A. and Canada. The body of the report is comparatively short; it summarises the facts and figures in the appendices and includes recommendations of policies and practices which should be applied in Great Britain. In the field of...

Author(s)
Davies, J. L.; Douglas, J. B.; Foot, A. S.; Troup, L. G.
Publisher
London : H.M.S.O.,
Citation
Agriculture overseas. Report., 1946, 1, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

AN account of the animal husbandry policy and objectives is given as well as of the development of the Ngogwe Livestock Improvement Area, and the work carried out at the Entebbe Experimental Station and Mbarara Stock Farm.
The rate of consumption of both cattle and goats has increased and the...

Publisher
Entebbe : Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report for the year ended 31st December 1947., 1948, pp 24 pp.
Abstract

About 12 pages of this comprehensive review are devoted specifically to animal production, animal products, and statistics of farm livestock. Economic aspects of production (e. g. sales, exports) receive special attention. In Dec. 1954 cattle totalled 2, 799, 607, pigs 2, 330, 806, domestic fowls...

Author(s)
De Rijke, L.
Citation
Landbouwvoorlichting, 1955, 12, pp 85 pp.
Abstract

The latest livestock census figures for Denmark are as follows: 308, 000 horses at 16th July 1955; 3, 082, 000 cattle, of which 1, 498, 000 were cows in milk, at 7th Jan. 1956; 32, 000 sheep at 16th July 1955; 4, 331, 000 pigs and 15, 045, 000 fowls at 7th Jan. 1956; 53, 000 turkeys, 508, 000 ducks ...

Author(s)
Gravesen, J.
Citation
Tidsskr. Landokon, 1956, 6, pp 221-238
Abstract

The cattle population of France numbers 18 million and is made up of 31 breeds; only about 170, 000 are milk-recorded. The 4 main breeds, Normandy, Charollais, Eastern Red Pied and French Friesian comprise about 40% of the population. In 1955 about 1.65 million cows and heifers were artificially...

Author(s)
Me.
Citation
Tierzuchter, 1957, 9, pp 163-164
Abstract

More than 20 pages of this general review (including several tables) are devoted to animal production, animal products, and statistics of farm livestock. Special attention is paid to economic aspects of the livestock industry. In Dec. 1956 cattle numbered 2, 785, 415, pigs 2, 554, 936, and poultry...

Author(s)
De Rijke, L.
Citation
Landbouwvoorlichting, 1957, 14, pp 341-436
Abstract

BEARDEN, H. J. The effect of some winter management practices and herd size on the 60- to 90-day nonreturns in artificial breeding: 638. BECKER, R. B., and ARNOLD, P. T. D. Tenure of dairy bulls in artificial service: 622. BIALY, G., and SMITH, V. R. Rapid rates for freezing bull semen: 622. BOYD., ...

Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 1957, 40, pp 597-638
Abstract

Part 2 of the report covers the work of National Milk Records, the Bureau of Records, the A.I. Service, Consulting Officer Service, and Private Milk Records (pp. 15-58).
Artificial insemination. There was only a slight increase in the number of cows inseminated (4%), the total for England and Wales ...

Publisher
Thames Ditton, Surrey : Production Division, Milk Marketing Board,
Citation
Report of the Production Division, 1957-58., 1958, 8, pp 167 pp.

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