50th Anniversary 1938-1988 : Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association. First Edition, Signed by Brian Mullen

By: Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association)

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(Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association). 50th Anniversary 1938-1988. (Weymouth, Nova Scotia, Canada : Nova Scotia Mink Breeder's Association, December, 1991). First Edition. Printed by Sentinel Printing Limited, Yarmouth. Pp 1-192. Partly double column. With 253 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Large 8vo (222 x 286 mm), glossy illustrated creampaper-covered boards, with black lettering to spine. With photo endpapers.

Front cover art by Pam Stoehsler, then of Klamath.
Greetings from the President - Brian Mullen.

Formation of Canadian Mink Breeders - J. Calvin Martin.


Canada Mink Breeders - Gary N. Hazelwood.

A Year on a Mink Ranch - Maynard Mullen.

Management Practices at Northwood - William Rietveld.

Notes from the Mill Mink Ranch - Clayton Mill [of Kensington, P.E.I.].

Quality Pelt Handling for Leather Out - Earl Prime.

Importance of Good Breeding Records - Earl Prime.

Government's Role in Mink Production - George Smith.

Raising Pellet Mink - Larry Mullen.

The Nova Scotia Fur Institute - Mike Johnson.

Pelting Procedures - Jason Mullen.

Animal Rights and the Fur Farmer - Hugh K. Freeman.

Breeding, Selection and Mating - Donald Mullen.

Glendon Barr and Sons Fur Farm Ltd. [of Digby County].

Mink Ranching in Nova Scotia 1938-1988 - Ruby Mullen.

Ranch Management for Top Performance - William L. Leoschke.

Seasons at A&J Fur Farm [Havelock, Digby County] - Austin Mullen.

Breeding Season at Rosedale Fur Farm [Weymouth] - Brian Mullen.

Footnotes on Fur Farming - Brian Mullen.

Boyhood Recollections of the 1930s - Earl Mullen.

Further Recollections - Donald Mullen.

Getting Established in the 40s & 50s - Austin Mullen.

General Nutrition - Mink - Dr. John Boomgaardt.

Formulation and Nutrient Calculations - Dr. John Boomgaardt.

A History of Leslie Wood's Ranch [Tusket, Yarmouth County] - Laurie Wood.

Mink Diseases - Dr. Tom Hutchison.

How to Succeed at Showing Mink - Paul Cooper.

N.S.M.B.A. Annual Live Mink Show - Brian Mullen.

Grading of Mink - Larry Frye.

The Mullen.Jet Black - Wallace Mullen.

Mink Breeding and Colour Phases - Dr. Robert L. Cochrance and Dr. Richard M. Shackelford.

Also many adverts in the text.

Very good. Signed, with inscription by the President of the Nova Scotia Mink Breeder's Association (Brian Mullen) opposite page 1. 40.00

Title: 50th Anniversary 1938-1988 : Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association. First Edition, Signed by Brian Mullen

Author Name: Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: 1991,: 1991

Seller ID: 22694

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA FUR MINK CANADA FARMING CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY MAMMALS,