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ANRA. Agriculture and Natural Resources

 Collecting Area
Identifier: ANRA

Found in 109 Collections and/or Records:

Records of the Thayer Family Farm

 Collection
Identifier: atff
Abstract

This collection offers farm journals and expense books related to the agricultural activities of Kenneth and Leone Thayer. Brief entries over the course of nearly 70 years offer a glimpse into the life of a 20th century farm family in northern Colorado.

Dates: 1936-2004

Records of the Western Agricultural Economics Association

 Collection
Identifier: awae
Abstract The Western Farm Economics Association originated from a 1927 meeting in Reno, Nevada, in which F. B. Headley (in charge of farm development at the University of Nevada) advocated a forum for research and dialogue specific to western agricultural problems. The name was changed in 1968 to the Western Agricultural Economics Association. Membership includes economists and sociologists employed by institutions of higher education, the federal government, and corporations interested in western...
Dates: 1927-1995

Records of the Western Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors

 Collection
Identifier: AESD
Content Description

The collection includes meeting minutes and project reports related to the activities of the Western Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors (WAAESD).

Dates: 1946-2019

Records of the Western Dairy Council

 Collection
Identifier: AWDC
Abstract The Western Dairy Council provides nutrition education resources to consumers, educators, health professionals and the media. Sharing the same headquarters and board of directors, the Western Dairyfarmers' Promotion Association provides educational services for dairy producers, including assistance with water issues, training in public relations and promotion of projects to benefit farmers. The collection documents the history and activities of these related organizations. Material types...
Dates: 1935-1988; Majority of material found within 1970-1979

Records of the Windsor Dairy

 Collection
Identifier: arwd
Abstract

Windsor Dairy, owned by board-certified dairy veterinarians Meg Cattell and Arden Nelson, is a licensed, Grade-A certified organic dairy in Windsor, Colorado that features milk and beef from grass-fed cattle. The subject files, reports, correspondence, news clippings, and photographs in this collection provide insights about daily operations, regulatory compliance, and promotional activities.

Dates: c. 1990-2012

Records of the Yuma County Cattlemen's Association

 Collection
Identifier: AYCC
Content Description

Correspondence, meeting minutes, and subject files related to the activities of Colorado cattlemen's associations and beef cattle ranching.

Dates: 1940-2015

Robert C. Graves Collection

 Collection
Identifier: arcg
Abstract

Robert C. Graves earned a veterinary degree at Colorado State University and owned Graves Dairy (now Morning Fresh Dairy), the family dairy with the longest history in the Fort Collins area. Graves experimented with pelletizing cattle feed and was an active promotor of the national bone marrow donor registry. This collection includes news clippings about dairy farming and land use issues, memorials, an oral history transcript, and a digital audio interview with Sherry Graves.

Dates: 1964-2009

Vern Racek Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AVRC
Content Description

Complete run of the published Nebraska Tractor Test results.

Dates: 1920-2016

W. Eugene Cox Collection

 Collection
Identifier: aecc
Abstract

W. Eugene Cox began his National Park Service career as a historian in 1967 and retired in 1998. During much of his service he filled the role of chief of interpretation in numerous parks, including Everglades and Great Smoky Mountains National Parks. This collection includes audiotapes, correspondence, reports, publications, photographs, memorabilia, and uniforms.

Dates: 1967-1998