Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Publication_Date: Unknown
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:
Series_Information:
Series_Name:
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Fort Keogh
Publisher:
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Description:
Abstract:
Hereford Cattle Selection Study Data is a selection study on a line of Hereford cattle from 1934 to 1992. This dataset contains information on calves, post weaning, mature cow weight, carcasses, and reproduction. Collection Methodology: Pre-weaning, weaning, post-weaning, mature weight information, and mating information were collected on the Hereford line throughout the years from 1934 to 1992. Collection Frequency: Depends on the trait being recorded.
Purpose:
Not Available
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: ADDITIONAL REFERENCES: Approximately 10-20 publications.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19340101
Ending_Date: 19921231
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -177.1
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -61.48
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 76.63
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 13.71
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL SCIENCE > ANIMAL BREEDING AND GENETICS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL SCIENCE > ANIMAL NUTRITION
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL SCIENCE > ANIMAL PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL SCIENCE > ANIMAL YIELDS
Theme_Keyword: Agriculture And Food Security
Theme_Keyword: Calves
Theme_Keyword: Cattle
Theme_Keyword: Cattle Breeding
Theme_Keyword: Cattle Weight
Theme_Keyword: Cows
Theme_Keyword: Hereford Cattle
Theme_Keyword: Livestock
Theme_Keyword: Livestock Research
Theme_Keyword: FARMING
Theme_Keyword: BIOTA
Theme_Keyword: ECONOMY
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Access_Constraints: There are no legal restrictions to access but the dataset is not available online.
Use_Constraints:
Not Available
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: MICHAEL D. MACNEIL
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Address: Fort Keogh Livestock and Range Research Laboratory
Address: Route 1, Box 2021
City: Miles City
State_or_Province: MT
Postal_Code: 59301
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 406-232-8212
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 406-232-8209
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: mike@larrl.ars.usda.gov
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
All data were verified at time of collection; scales were checked for accuracy before recording of data.
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: USDA/ARS/LARRL > Livestock and Range Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture
Contact_Person: MICHAEL D. MACNEIL
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Address: Fort Keogh Livestock and Range Research Laboratory
Address: Route 1, Box 2021
City: Miles City
State_or_Province: MT
Postal_Code: 59301
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 406-232-8212
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 406-232-8209
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: mike@larrl.ars.usda.gov
Resource_Description: USDA0526
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: Not Available
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.larrl.ars.usda.gov/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Fees: Not Available
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20050909
Metadata_Review_Date: 20090202
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: GCMD User Support Office
Contact_Organization: NASA Global Change Master Directory
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Not Available
City: Lanham
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20706
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: Not Available
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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