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Agricultural archives reference collection
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Agricultural archives reference collection

  • MS-14-REF
  • Collection
  • 1819-2007
This series contains 53 books, 8 booklets, and 164 cm of other textual and graphic material related to agriculture, which includes related organizations, industries, machinery, research, products, livestock, harvesting, management, crops, etc. These were published between 1846-2000.

Water resources

This series contains textual and graphic material on water resources in Nova Scotia, which includes water quality, water sheds, tides, etc. These were published between 1911-1990.

Poultry

This series consists of books and other textual records relating to poultry, which includes husbandry, plucking, etc. These were published between 1819-1942.

Entomology

This series consists of 42 publications, which is comprised of 40 books and 2 miscellaneous textual records relating to entomology. These were published by the Nova Scotia Institute of Science, the Canadian Department of Agriculture, and the United States Department of Agriculture, published between 1915-1983.

The Archivist May-June 1984

This item is a copy of the “The Archivist”. Public Archives of Canada. Vol. 10 – No. 3; May June 1984. The issue contains five articles on the theme of agriculture including: - Canadian agricultural medals on display – Casting the die of agricultural history. - The model 19th-century farmer’s working year. - Plans for functional farms. - Canadian Wheat board files. - Government farm photos. A cover slip is included with the document: “To: Peter Sanger; From Wm. Not clear if dated August 2014 or 14 August.

Swine

Citation: Day, G.E. 1914. Swine. Bulletin 225. Ontario Agricultural College, Ontario Department of Agriculture, Toronto, Ont.

Water management

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.

Blueberry

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.
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