Chart - Cattle Identification, Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, circa 1974-1987 Object Reg. No: SH 900174

Summary:
Chart "Cattle Identification/Tail Tags used in Australia" illustrated with a map of Australia showing tags used in the various stages, for blood testing and traceback and quarantine. The chart was prepared by the Australian Bureau of Animal Health, Canberra. It was used at Newmarket Saleyards sometime between 1974-1987.
Description:
Thick paper chart, glossy on one side.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 76.20 cm (Height), 102.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: working life, animal husbandry, livestock, rural industry, cattle husbandry, maps, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards
Themes this item is part of: Stock Management at the Newmarket Saleyards, Joe Raymer's Memories of Droving at the Newmarket Saleyards, 1940-1963, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Newmarket Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Livestock Markets
Tertiary Classification: signage
Inscriptions: Title, printed in black ink: 'CATTLE IDENTIFICATION Printed, red ink: TAIL TAGS USED IN AUSTRALIA' [extensive text].
Place Used: Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, 1974-1987

The Australian Bureau of Animal Health was established by the Federal Government in 1974
Creator: Australian Bureau of Animal Health, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1974-1987

The Australian Bureau of Animal Health was established by the Federal Government in 1974

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