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Loyl Stromberg May 5, 1914 – September 30, 2011 Obituary

Moiseyeva, Irina G, Romanov, Michael N, Corti, Elio (2012) Loyl Stromberg May 5, 1914 – September 30, 2011 Obituary. World's Poultry Science Journal, 68 (1). pp. 176-177. ISSN 0043-9339. (doi:10.1017/S0043933912000190) (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:45736)

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Loyl Stromberg passed away on September 30. He was an American poultry breeding patriarch, both literally and figuratively, and committed his long life (97 years) to the study, promotion, and perpetuation of the legacy in the poultry industry. Loyl Stromberg was a writer and editor of 14 books, in one way or another associated with poultry. The internationally most notable were Poultry of the World (1996), ABC's of Poultry Genetics (compiled by Willard Hollander, 1989), and Poultry Oddities, History, Folklore (1992). It is difficult to identify his profession in one word: he was an entrepreneur, publisher, breeder, poultry amateur, and chicken guru, as he was even called. But perhaps most importantly, he was a Collector with a capital letter...

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1017/S0043933912000190
Uncontrolled keywords: poultry, agriculture
Subjects: A General Works > AM Museums. Collectors and collecting
S Agriculture > SF Animal culture
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Natural Sciences > School of Biosciences
Signature Themes: Food Systems, Natural Resources and Environment
Depositing User: Mike Romanov
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2014 14:01 UTC
Last Modified: 20 Jul 2021 13:12 UTC
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