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by RachaelSara
25 Nov 2019, 15:28
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator
Replies: 6
Views: 9307

Re: Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator

Dear all, Many thanks once again for your contributions to this query. As we are only acquiring one of the five calculators passed on to us, the donor has given us permission to dispose of the other four, none of which are accessioned into our collection. One is near complete while the other three o...
by RachaelSara
08 Nov 2019, 12:33
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator
Replies: 6
Views: 9307

Re: Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator

Thank you so much for your responses! I should have clarified, I had undertaken a Google search of Stuckey and had come across his personal and professional history as a result. It was in this searching, however, that I realised there was no mention of this invention anywhere or its usage in farming...
by RachaelSara
06 Nov 2019, 12:36
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator
Replies: 6
Views: 9307

Derek Stuckey Feed Rationing Calculator

Hi Everyone, I work at the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading. We recently acquired a new donation that has left us a little stumped. The feed rationing calculator, designed by Derek Richard Stuckey in 1943 was used to calculate the feed to be given to livestock such as cattle, including those ...