Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records
Reference code(s): GB 0218 D2341
Title: Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records
Short title: Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records
Dates of creation: 1952-1976
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium:
Name of creator(s): Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society
Administrative and biographical history: The Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society, a co-operative society, was founded in 1922. Several societies and groups in Monmouthshire were members.
Scope and content: Files relating to Treowen Limousin Ltd., 1970-1973; Usk cattle breeders, 1966; Monmouthshire Seed Growers Ltd., 1955-1964; Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society Ltd., 1959-1966; Henllys Forage Group, 1971, 1972; West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op, 1970-1971; East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op, 1970-1971; East Monmouthshire Silage Group, 1970-1974; Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association, 1956-1965; Monmouthshire Farmers Ltd., 1958-1963; Messrs. Pugh, Harries and Gretton, Penallt and Trelleck, 1968-1970; Monnow Valley Farms, 1969-1973; Mrs. N. G. Waters & Sons, Nash, 1968-1976; Private Woodlands, 1952, 1955; and reports on visits, 1958.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into: Treowen Limousin Ltd.; Usk cattle breeders; Monmouthshire Seed Growers Ltd.; Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society Ltd.; Henllys Forage Group; West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op; East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op; East Monmouthshire Silage Group; Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association; Monmouthshire Farmers Ltd.; Messrs. Pugh, Harries and Gretton, Penallt and Trelleck; Monnow Valley Farms; Mrs N. G. Waters & Sons, Nash; Private Woodlands; reports on visits.
Conditions governing access: Restricted access. These files are not available until 30 years have elapsed from the last date of each file.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society (transferred from the National Library of Wales, 1985).
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office,Catalogue of the Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society files; National Library of Wales Annual Report 1984-1985, p. 38.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: May 2004