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

Moiseyeva, Irina G and Romanov, Michael N and 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:https://doi.org/10.1017/S0043933912000190) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Abstract

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
Uncontrolled keywords: poultry, agriculture
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH426 Genetics
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Biosciences > Biomedical Research Group
Depositing User: M. Romanov
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2014 14:01 UTC
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2015 10:42 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/45736 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Romanov, Michael N: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3584-4644
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