This sub-series contains the full-text resources and article citations about wild blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium Ait) production and marketing in Eastern Canada and Maine, including bibliographies, research reports, newsletters, and abstracts. Topics covered include: horticulture, management, crop culture, varieties, improvement harvesting, storage, processing, products – utilization, soil management, soil fertility, fertilizers, insects - diseases - pests, entomology, plant insects, plant pathology, weeds. rodents and pests, crop buildings and equipment, field machinery, production economics, and marketing.
This sub-series contains reference material on water management. Includes material on flood analysis; silt deposition and erosion; and tidal data for Nova Scotia. Also contains 843 photographs and negatives.
This subseries contains materials that were used in an Agricola exhibit in 2017 called "Is this our Aggie?". Through archival materials found in our collection, and reproductions from various sources staff tried to follow the story of one of our early graduates Wilfred A. Costa to see if he was indeed the Wilfred Aldophus DeCosta whose timelines seemed to match.
This subseries contains a black and white mounted photograph of the 1945-1946 Nova Scotia Agricultural College hockey team and a photocopy of a newspaper article including the same photo and a caption with regard to a reunion of the Truro and District Hockey League that took place May 9, 1992 [?] at Keddy's. The caption underneath the photo states: "The Nova Scotia Agricultural College champions of the Truro and District Hockey League in the 1945-46 season, will be among teams represented when the league holds its reunion May 9 at Keddy's. This photo, courtesy of Don MacNeil of Truro shows players; front row, left, Bob Doyle, Dave Gillespie, Vernon Reid, Gus Kinsman, Angie Gillis, Moe Kennie ; bck row, left, Hermie Fielding, Dan McFadden, Bud Elderkin, Vic Holms, Hugh MacLeod, Ray Kennedy, Jack Gammon, Wayne Parker (manager). Absent is Win Langille, coach and Ron Fielding, mascot. The Daily News welcomes photo from the past from readers for publication in this weekday feature. Send with pertinent information and a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Tide 'n Times, c/o Sandra Secord, P.O. Box 220, Truro, B2N 5C3."
This sub-series contains designs, blueprints, and correspondences of the construction and renovation of buildings on the Nova Scotia Agricultural College campus. These were published between 1912-1986.
This sub-series contains 135 photographs and 3 paintings. Some of these photographs have attached newspaper clippings, pamphlets, postcard, or article. Graphic material depict sheep and lambs of various breeds, either showing in various farms, pastures, and exhibition events. Additionally, there are photographs of members of sheep related associations and businesses. These were taken between 1940-2002.
This subseries contains 45 books, technical bulletins, annual reports, legislation, Canadex reports, and Agri-food papers published between 1878-1997. They are related to sheep and wool, breeding, diseases, and the sheep and wool industry published by the Canadian Department of Agriculture.
This sub-series contains records that were created and used in the partnership project with the Nova Scotia Agricultural College and the Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander (Columbia) in the development of a Training Program in Sustainable Agriculture at UFPS both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The program ran between 1997 and 2002. The Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander (UFPS) has been asked to play a key role in “El Salto Social”, the social leap forward, in the Santander region of Colombia. New curricula will be introduced at UFPS, faculty will be upgraded and new extension and outreach programs established with the assistance of NSAC through this project. Other project partners are the Universidad de la Republica Uruguay (URU) of Uruguay and Saint Mary’s University (SMU). This is an Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) University Program for Cooperation in Development (UPCD) Tier 2 project led by NSAC. NSAC Personnel Involved: Norman Goodyear, Bonnie Waddell, Sam Asiedu, Leanne French
Series consists of photographs, albums, and video cassettes showing campus events between 1905-1998. These include students and faculty engaged in exhibitions, sports events, dramas, ceremonies, and campus life at the Nova Scotia Agricultural College.
This sub-series contains textual records, which includes correspondences, brochures, flyers, sales records, and programs, relating to sheep fairs of the Sheep Producers' Association of Nova Scotia. These were published between 1973-1983.
This sub-series contains material regarding sheep breeding, which includes sales, directories, and miscellaneous materials. These were published by the Purebred Sheep Breeders' Association between 1984-2002.
This sub-series contains material regarding sheep breeding, which includes registries, newsletters, and miscellaneous materials. These were published by the Canadian Sheep Breeders' Association between 1975-2002.