Clay Gilson:

An Inventory of his papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Lewis St. George Stubbs
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
330 Dafoe Library
(March 2008)

Finding aid encoded by Lewis St. George Stubbs (March 2008)
Finding aid written in English.



Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
330 Dafoe LibraryWinnipeg, ManitobaR3T 2N2

Creator:
Clay Gilson

Title:
Gilson fonds

Dates:
1952-2000

Quantity:
6.5 meters of textual & other material. Including 4 photographs, 338 slides & 4 audiocassettes.

Identification:
MSS259 PC 220 TC 130 (A.06-41)

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Dr. Clay Gilson was born in Deloraine, Manitoba on February 7, 1926. He served in the Canadian Military for two years during World War II. He entered the University of Manitoba in 1946 graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 1950 and an MSc. in 1952. He received his PHD from Iowa State in 1954. That fall he joined the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Manitoba. He was named Department Head in 1967 and the following year a three year term as the Dean of Graduate Studies. From 1971-1978 he was the Vice-President of Research.

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In 1981 Gilson won a Distinguished Professor Award. In 1982 he was the Federal Representative on the Western Grain Transportation Task Force. He was also the Chairman of the Board of the Manitoba Crop Insurance Corporation. In 1993 he was named a member of the Order of Canada. That same year upon his retirement he was made a Professor Emeritius at the University of Manitoba. In 1996 he was elected to the Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame. In his nomination he was credited with presenting 383 papers at seminars, meetings & conferences as well as 78 major journal publications. Gilson died on June 11, 2000.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

THe fonds is divided into 8 series. They include:Biographical Information, Manuscripts, Papers, Speeches & Articles, Western Grain Transportation Task Force, Academic Material, Research Material, Photographs & Tapes.

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Restrictions on Access

No restrictions on access

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Restrictions on Use

No restrictions on use.

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Custodial History

The fonds were donated to the University of Manitoba in 2006 by the Faculty of Agriculture

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Detailed Description of the Collection

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION 1996-2000
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11 Biographical material 1996-2000

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MANUSCRIPT DRAFTS [ 1959-1989 ]

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1A1 Problems & Policies in Canadian Agriculture ca.1959
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12 Agricultural Capital & Credit in Canada ca.1970
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21 Agricultural Capital & Credit in Canada ca. 1970
2 Agricultural Capital & Credit in Canada ca. 1970
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31 Agricultural Capital & Credit in Canada ca. 1970
2 Agricultural Capital & Credit in Canada ca. 1970
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41 Agricultural Marketing Legislation in Canada Constitutional Issues & Court Decisions 1984
2 The Agricultural Policy Process in the European Community - Chapter xvi 1985
3 The Agricultural Policy Process in the United States - Chapter 12 1985
4 Agricultural Policies in the European Community and the United States: Implications for Canadian Agriculture 1985
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51 Agricultural Policies in the European Community & the United States - Implications for Canadian Agriculture 1985
2 Agricultural Policy in Canada 1985
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61 Financial Collapse (includes Gainers closure) - chapter IX 1979-1989
2 Reform of the Eurpean Countries common agricultural policy - Chapter XXI 1982
3 World Agricultural Changes - Implications for Canada - C.D. Howe Institute 1989
4 Global Changes in Agriculture: Implications for Canada - C.D Howe Institute 1989

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CONFERENCE PAPERS & ARTICLES 1951-2000
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6A1 Conference papers & articles 1951-1958
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6A 2 Conference papers & articles 1959-1961
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6A3 Conference papers & articles 1961-1963
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71 Problems & Policies of Canadian Agriculture ca.1957
1A "Effects of Fertilizer Use of Barley in Northern Manitoba" with V.W. Bjornarson ca. 1957
2 "Farm Accounting in Manitoba" in Extension Report No.1 1957
3 "Analyzing & Planning the Farm Business" in Extension Report No.2 1957
4 "Let's Examine Farm Credit" in the Country Guide 1958
5 Gilson articles 1958-1965
6 "Family Farm Business Arrangements" - Agricultural Economics Bulletin No.1 1958
7 "Western Canadian Agriculture - Problems & Adjustments" presented at the Canadian Agricultural Chemicals Association Convention - Winnipeg 1958
8 "Keeping the Farm in the Family" in Country Guide 1958
9 Brandon Leadership Course Lectures 1959
10 "Productivity of Farm Resources in the Carman Area of Manitoba" with M.H. Yeh in Technical Bulletin No.1 1959
11 "Effects of Fertilizer Use on Barley in Northern Manitoba" with V.W. Bjarnarson in Journal of Farm Economics 1958
12 "An Application of Linear Programming to Farm Planning" - in Technical Bulletin No.2 1960
13 "Application of Sample and Multiple Regression Analysis to Economic Problems" with Martin H. Yeh in Technical Report No.4 1962
14 "The Dilemna of Farm Production Policies" in Agricultural Institute Review 1960
15 "The Importance & Implications of Alternative Types of Farm Organization" Farm Organization Conference 1960
16 "The Dilemna of Farm Production Policies" Conference Week for Farmers & Homemakers - Winnipeg 1960
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81 Agriculture articles 1966-1967
2 "Strenthening the Family Farm" Resouces for Tomorrow Conference- Montreal 1961
3 "Significance of the Management Factor in Agricultural Production - Appraisal Institute of Canada - Toronto 1962
4 Gilson articles 1962-1980
5 "Instability in Agriculture & Crop Insurance" - Farm Conference Week 1962
6 "Farm Credit.... The Current Situation in Canada" - Fifth National Farm & Business Forum proceedings - Winnipeg 1964
7 "Impact of Science & Technology on the Family Farm" - Manitoba Chamber of Commerce panel 1964
8 "Implications of Agricultural Adjustment for the Family Farm" - Saskatchewan Institute of Agrologists - Regina 1964
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91 Index of Talks & Papers 1964-1965
2 "General Evaluation of the Physical - Biological Framework used for Classificationof Land" - Land inventory proceedings - Winnipeg 1964
3 Farm Capital & Credit 1964
4 "The Economic Effect of Rail Branch Line Abandonment in the Prairie Provinces" - 6th National Farm & Business Forum - Winnipeg 1965
5 "The Theory & Principles of Crop Insurance" - C.B.C. T.V. program This Business of Farming 1967
6 "A National Food & Farm Price Policy" - Farm Conference Week 1967
7 "Evaluation of Objectives for Agriculture" - Agricultural Economics Research Council of Canada Publication No.12 1967
8 Gilson articles 1966-1958
9 "A Case for Agricultural Subsidies" 1968
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9A1 Index to talks & papers 1966-1968
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101 Gilson speeches 1969-1970
2 Gilson articles 1970-1979
3 Costs, Returns & mAnagement Prices in the Production of Beef Cattle in Southern Manitoba ca.1970
4 Gilson's articles about University of Manitoba 1971-1994
5 "Anticipation of Social & Economic Adjustments" in the Agrologist 1972
6 "Rational Policy for Agriculture " in the Agrologist 1972
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10A 1 Conference papers & articles 1971-1973
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111 Gilson conference papers 1973-1981
2 "Benefit-cost Evaluation of Research Relating to the Development of Selkirk Wheat & Target Rapeseed - Proceedings of the 1971 Symposium on Agricultural Research 1973
3 Gilson speeches 1974-1976
4 Gilson speeches 1977-1978
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121 "Canadian Agriculture and a National Food Policy" - Proceedings of the Agricultural & Food Marketing Forum - Occasional Series No.11 1979
2 "A Nation without Heroes" - Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame Association - Toronto 1979
3 "Development of Agricultural Economics as a Discipline in Canada" - Canadian Farm Economics 1980
4 Gilson articles 1980-1989
5 Notes for paper "Agriculture on Main Street" ca.1980
6 Evolution of the Hog Marketing System in Canada" - Economic Council of Canada - Ottawa 1982
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131 Gilson articles 1980-1982
2 "The Revolution of Rising Expectations & Entitlements - Ontario Milk Producers - Toronto 1981
3 Gilson papers & speeches 1982-1983
4 Media Conference paper - Winnipeg 1982
5 Professional Obligations and Moral Responsibiltires" Agricultural Diploma Grad Exercises 1982
6 Agricultural Policy in Canada 1982
7 "Economic Challenges & Opportunities Facing Manitoba's Agricultural Industry by the End of the Century" in Western Economic Review 1983
8 "Economic Challenges & Opportunities Facing Manitoba's Agricultural Industry by the End of the Century" MacDonald Royal Commission 1983
9 Western Grain Transportation Policy - Canola Council of Canada - Victoria 1983
10 "Agriculture at the Turn of the Century" Futurescan/83 - Saskatoon 1983
11 Economic Development of the Prairies within the Federal System - Conference Life in the Canadian Prairies in the Year 2003 1983
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141 "The Means & End of Policy" 1982
2 "Evolution of the Hog Marketing System in Canada" - Institute for Research on Public Policy 1982
3 The Role of Resarch in Third World Development - International Development Research Centre Conference - Winnipeg 1983
4 "Soil Conservation Policy: The Substance and the Process - Manitoba Rural Leadership Conference - Portage La Prairie 1983
5 "Western Grain Transportation Policy" - Winnipeg Rotary Club 1983
6 5 Gilson articles 1983
7 Soil Conservation Policy: The Substance & the Process - Brandon 1983
8 Canadian Agriculture in the National Economy 1983
9 "The Role of Agriculture in the Economic Development of Western Canada" - School of Management the Banff Centre 1983
10 "Statement to the House of Commons Transport Committee on Bill C155" - Ottawa 1983
11 Talk to the Association of Professional Civil Engineers of Manitoba 1983
12 "Chronological Development of Farmers' Organization in Western Canada" - Report of Ad Hoc Committee to concluding meeting of the Conference on Transforming Western Canada's Food Industry - Banff 1983
13 "Quid Pro Crow" - Western Business Outlook Conference - Edmonton 1983
14 "Agricultural Policy Process in Canada" - CAEFM workshop - Saskatoon 1983
15 "Cibus Ad Omnes - Food for All" - Faculty of Agriculture annual student banquet 1983
16 "Economic Conditions in Canada - Trinity United Church - Winnipeg 1983
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151 "Farm Organizations and the Farm Policy Process" - Saskatchewan Federation of Agriculture - Regina 1984
2 "Professionalism: A Philosophical Perspective - Institute of Agrologist's - Portage La Prairie 1984
3 Research done for Dr. Gilson by Paul Gordon 1984
4 "Canadian Agricultural Policy at the Crossroads" - Manitoba Cattle Producers' Association - Portage La Prairie 1984
5 Beef & Pork Conflicts between CAnada & the European Community 1984
6 "The Western Grain Transportation Act (Crow Reform)" - Symposium on Management under Contrasting Public Policies - Vancouver 1984
7 "Agricultural Policy in Canada" 1984
8 "Prospects for Agriculture: The Short & Long Term" - Manitoba Economic Outlook Conference - Winnipeg 1984
9 "Further Reflections on Bill C-155" - Barley & Oil Seeds Conference - Winnipeg 1984
10 "The Future of Professional Studies within the University - Conference on Life & Learning - University of Manitoba 1984
11 "Agriculture at the Turn of the Century" - Manitoba Farm Business Association - Winipeg 1984
12 "New Frontiers, New Challenges at the End of the Century - 15th Anniversary Conference of Canada Grain Council" - Winnipeg 1984
13 "Farm Organizations - The National Perspective" - Annual Conference of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Edmonton 1984
14 "The Economic & Social Setting in 1935" - Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration 50th Anniversary Seminar proceedings 1985
15 "Federal Agricultural Price and Income Support Policies" 1985
16 "The Linkages between Domestic Agricultural Policies and Agricultural Trade" 1985
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161 "Issues, Challenges and Prospects Facing the Canadian Agricultural Industry" - Western Canada Fertilizer Association - Brandon 1985
2 "Prospects for Canadian Agriculture & Implications for the Farm Credit Business" - Development Corporation Conference - Edmonton 1985
3 "Canadian Agricultural Price and Income Support Programs" 1985
4 "The Canadian Agricultural Industry: Challenges, Opportunities & Prospects" - Second Century Conferences proceedings - Alberta Agriculture 1985
5 "Economics Challenges & Opportunities facing Manitoba's Agriculture Industry by the End of the Century" in Economic Perspectives Focus on Manitoba 1985
6 "Time to Recognize Our Heroes" - University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections 1985
7 "Prospects for Agriculture at the End of the Century" - National Rural Conference 1985
8 "Western Canada from an Economic Perspective OECD Technology Development Study" 1985
9 "The US - Canada Hog War" - Western Economic Review 1985
10 "The Canadian Red Meat Industry: Domestic Policies & Border Problems with the EC & the USA " - Manitoba Annual Animal Industry Conference - Winnipeg 1985
11 "Prospects for Agriculture: The Short & Long Term" - Manitoba Economic Outlook Conference 1985
12 Canadia Agricultural Policy Agenda 1985-1987" - Canadian Wheat Board 1985
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171 "A Decade of Economic and Social Distress in Prairie Agriculture" - Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration 50th Anniversary Seminar - University of Manitoba 1985
2 "The Agricultural Lobby Process in Brussels, WAshington & Winnipeg" - Keystone Agricultural Producers - Winnipeg 1985
3 "Provincial Self-Suffiicency or One Common Market for Agricultural Products in Canada" - Canadian Cattlemen's Association - Winnipeg 1985
4 "Implications for the Oil-Seed Industry of Emerging Issues & Policy Developments in the European Community - CAnola Crushers of Western Canada 1985
5 "Policy Options and Reforms under the European Common Agricultural Policy" - Canadian-U.S. Legislators' visit - Winnipeg 1985
6 "The Canadian Agricultural Industry: Issues Challenges & Policy Options" - National Economic Conference - Ottawa 1985
7 "Blue Sky or More Clouds at the End of the Tunnel" - Agricultural Extension Personnel & Farm Creditors - Gimli 1985
8 "Farm Financial Distress & Debt Adjustment Legislation" - Keystone Agricultural Producers - Portage La Prairie 1985
9 "The U.S. - Canada Hog War" in Western Economic Review 1985
10 "The Canadian Agricultural Industry: Challenges, Opportunities & Prospects" - Alberta Department of Agriculture Seminar - Edmonton 1985
11 "Canadian Agricultural Export Capabilities" - Centre on Foreign Policy & Federalism - University of Waterloo 1985
12 "International Issues, Trends & Prospects relating to Canadian Agriculture" - Soils & Crop Conference - Vidir, MB. 1986
13 "Global Prospects for Farm Prices" - Manitoba Agronomists' Annual Conference 1986
14 "Federal Policies & Soil Conservation" - National Soil Conference - Saskatoon 1986
15 "Issues and Prospects facing the Agricultural Industry" in the Winnipeg Free Press 1986
16 "Farm Fortunes at Stake in 1986" in the Western Report 1986
17 "Convocation 1986" in the Western Report 1986
18 "Implications for Canadian Farmers of Trade Conflicts" 1986
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181 "Who Speaks for Canada in Trade Negotiations" in the Western Report 1986
2 "Issues & Possibilities Relating to the Alberta Hail & Crop Insurance Program 1986
3 "Transportation Issues & Policies in Canada - some General Observations - Canadian Institute of Traffic & Transportation" - Winnipeg 1986
4 "The Public Debt in Perspective" in the Western Report 1986
5 "Challenges for Agriculture: Domestic & International" - Western Transportation Advisory Council - Winnipeg 1986
6 "Canadian Agriculture and World Trade Issues" - Great Plains Symposium on World Agricultural Trade - Fargo 1980
7 "Survival in a Farm Industry under Severe Economic Distress" - Manitoba Institute of Agrologists 1987
8 Subsidies, Dumping & Countervailing Duties ca. 1987
9 "Rural Manitoba: What Lies Ahead" - Manitoba Rural Youth Organizations Conference - Gimli 1987
10 "Introductory Remarks, Convocation Address" at the University of Guelph 1987
11 "Economic Envirorment for the Canadian Agricultural Industry: The Prospects" - Canadian Cattleman's Association 1987
12 "The Canadian International Grains Institute" 1987
13 "The Canada-US Trade Agreement" in the Winnipeg Free Press 1987
14 "Marketing Issues & Challenges facing the Canadian Pork Sector" - Workshop on Hog Marketing - Ottawa 1987
15 "Impact of Global Grain Surpluses & Trade Conflicts on Canadian Grain Producers" - Annual Agricultural Outlook Conference - Ottawa 1987
16 "The Role of the University in an Industrial Strategy for Manitoba "- Canadian Manufacturers' Association - Winnipeg 1987
17 "Agriculture and the Multi Lateral Trade Negotiations" - Conference on Natural Resources Law - University of Calgary 1987
18 "Prospects for the Canadian Economy in 1987" - FAculty of Management - Winnipeg 1987
19 "Agriculture Trade: Issues, Options & Opportunities" - Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Winnipeg 1988
20 "Implications of the Canada-US Trade Agreement for Canada's Grain and Red Meat Sectors" - Centre for INternaional Business Studies' at the UNiversity of Manitoba 1988
21 "Living with Drought on the Prairies" - Winnipeg Free Press 1988
22 "National & Global Prospects for the Canadian Agricultural Industry" - 50th Anniversary Conference of the Appraisal Institute of Canada - Winnipeg 1988
23 "Free Trade & Canada's National Identity Crisis" - Convention on Rural Municipalities - Brandon 1988
24 "Canada's Agricultural Trade Options" - Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Conference - Saskatoon 1988
25 "The Global Economy & Canadian Agriculture Policy" - Agricultural Conference - Vancouver 1988
26 "Early Experiences with the Coupling & Decoupling of Agricultural Price Supports & Farm Commodities" - Symposium on Decoupling - Canadian Institute of Resources, Law & Agriculture Canada - Winnipeg 1988
27 Constitutional, Institutional and Policy Aspects of Soil and Water Conservation - Western Provinces Conferences on Policies & Institutions with an Impact on Soil & Water - Winnipeg 1988
28 "Reliable Knowledge and the Free Trade Agreement" - Manitoba Committee on Free Trade 1988
29 "Early Experiences with the Coupling & Decoupling of Agricultural Price Supports & Farm Commodities" - Canadian Farm Economics 1987
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191 "Agriculture & the Multilateral Trade Negotiations" in CAnadian Institute of Resources Law 1987
2 "Natural & Global Developments in Agriculture" - Farm Leaders Conference - Lower Ft. Garry 1988
3 "Production Subsidy Equivalents & Decoupling in the Context of International Trade Negotiations" - Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Winnipeg 1988
4 "Canadian Agriculture: Problems or Opportunities" - Canadian Agricultural Outlook Conference - Ottawa 1988
5 "The Canada-US Free Trade Agreement" - Pembina Printing Ltd. - Morden 1988
6 "Agricultural Trade & Decoupling of Farm Programs" Alberta Pork Producers' Marketing Board - Edmonton 1988
7 Manitoba Planning District Conference - Neepawa 1988
8 "Personal Reflections of the Gatt Mid-Term Review" - Agricultural Outlook Conference - Ottawa 1988
9 "Economic Consequences of Price & Production Instability in Prairie Agriculture - Western Centre for Economic Research - University of Alberta 1988
10 "Western Canada in Confederation Confrontation or Reconciliation" - Canadian Institute of City Planners - Winnipeg 1988
11 "Farm Debt Adjustment Policies" - Canadian Bankers Association - Vancouver 1988
12 "Implications of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreements for the Canadian Milling Industry" - Canadian Association of Operative Millers... - Winnipeg 1988
13 "Free Trade: It's Impact on B.C. Farmers" - Agricultural Conference - Vancouver 1988
14 "A Review of the Responsibilities, Duties & Compensation Arrangements for Members of the Manitoba Milk Producers' Marketing Board" 1988
15 "Global Prospects for the Prairie Agricultural Industry" - Alberta Economic Outlook Conference - Calgary 1988
16 "Domestic & International Policy Developments' Challenges for Canadian Agriculture" - Western Transportation Advisory Council - Regina 1989
17 "Economic Prospects for 1989 - Implications for Agriculture" - Manitoba Agricultural Outlook Conference 1989
18 "Sustainable Agriculture: Implications for Farmers, Food Consumers and the General Envirorment" - Agricultural Conference - Ottawa 1989
19 "The Land Will Be Green Again" - Manitoba Crop Insurance Corporation - Portage La Prairie 1989
20 "Rural Traditions and a Changing Society" - Saskatoon 1989
21 "Canadian Agricultural Policy 1967 to 1990: - Issues, REview Process & Decisions" - Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 1990
22 "The Revolution of Rising Expectations & Entitlements" - CHESFM Annual Meeting - Penticton 1990
25 Gilson articles 1990-1996
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19A1 "Basic Issues & Challenges Relating to Farm Credit Policies in Canada" - Ottawa 1990
2 "Agricultural Surpluses, Subsidies & Shackles" - Canola Council of Canada Convention " - Ottawa 1990
3 Presentation at Credit Union Central Conference 1992
4 "Realities Challenges & Opportunities Facing Canadian Agriculture in the Global Economy" - Canadian Agricultural Research Council - Montreal 1993
5 "Commercial Aspects of National Agricultural & Trade Policies for the Red Meat Industry in Western Canada" - Red Meat Forum - Winnipeg 1993
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201 Notes for Presentation to the Joint Study of the House of Commons & Senate Committee on Agriculture - Ottawa 1994
2 "Crop Insurance in Canada: Past, Present & Future" - International Symposium on Agricultural Insurance - Yangling, China 1994
3 "Canada-United States Grain Trade: Major Issues & Conflicts" in the Winnipeg Free Press 1995
4 "Rsolution of the Canada/U.S. Trade Conflicts THe Canadian Perspective" - Winnipeg 1995
5 "Trade Policies GATT Trade Reform" - Manitoba Agrifood Industry 1995
6 "Prospects for Manitoba's Value-Added Agri/Food Industry 1995
7 "Vision for Prairie Agriculture" - Royal Bank Meeting - Oak Bluff, Manitoba 1996
8 "Financial Aspects of Family Farm Transfer Arrangements" - Rural meetings in Manitoba 1996
9 "Winds of Change in Manitoba's Agri-Industrial Food Sector" - Manitoba Credit Lending Conference 1997
10 "Canadian Agricultural Policy Developments: Importance of Historical Perspective" ca. 1998
11 "Financial Planning & Management for the Young Generation" 1998
12 "THe Act of Global Development & Trade Policies on Manitoba's Agrifood Industry" - Farm Leaders' Seminar - Brandon 2000
13 "Agricultural Policy Developments in Western Canada 1867-2000" AAEA Conference - Red Deer 2000

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REPORTS 1956-1996
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211 Economic Aspect of Sugar Beet Production in Manitoba 1956
2 Presentation to the Premier & Members of the Cabinet by the Manitoba Federation of Agriculture 1959
3 Economic Implications of Fertilizer use in Northern Manitoba (with V.W. Bjarnson) 1959
4 Royal Commission on Transportation 1961
5C Manitoba Commission on Farm Organizations - Gilson et al. 1962
6 Development of the Livestock Industry in Canada by 1975 & Implications for the Meat Processing Industry - Committee on Manitoba's Economic Future - Gilson et al. 1962
7 Manitoba Radio Forum on C.B.C. 1962
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221 A Study of the Tax Levy on Gasoline used in Farm Trucks in Manitoba 1966
2 Canadian Agriculture in the Seventies Federal Task Force on Agriculture 1969
3 The Pork Industry in Manitoba 1979
4 Consolidation & Plant Closures in the Slaughtering & Processing Industry - Implications for Manitoba 1979
5 An Agricultural Products Export Institute for Manitoba 1980
6 Canada Grains Council 1980-1984
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231 Western Canadian Agriculture to 1990 - Canada West Foundation Special Task Force - Gilson et al. 1980
2 Crow Report correspondence 1982
3 Western Grain Transportation - report on consultations & recommendations 1982
4 Evolution of the Hog Marketing System in Canada - Institute for Research in Public Policy 1982
5 Crow Benefit Payments - Gilson proposal 1982-1983
6 Policy Issues & Alternatives Facing the Canadian Hog Industry - Agriculture Canada - Gilson & St. Louis 1986
7 Feasibility Study of a Canadian Meat Export Research Institute 1987
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241 Agricultural Instability & Crop Insurance in Alberta - Report for the Alberta Department of Agriculture - rough draft 1987
2 Agricultural Instability & Crop Insurance in Alberta - Report for the Alberta Department of Agriculture 1987
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251 Implications & Consequences for the Canadian Grain Industry of a Continuing Stoppage at the West Coast Ports - Department of Justice 1989
2 Export Market Development Policies & Opportunities for the CAnadian Pork Industry - Agricultural Stabilization Board - Gilson & St. Louis 1990
3 Support Programs & Countervailing Issues Associated with the Canadian Pork Industry 1990
4 Commercial Aspects of National Agricultural & Trade Policies for the Red Meat Industry in Western Canada - rough draft - Gilson & A.G. Wilson 1993
5 Commercial Aspects of National Agricultural & Trade Policies for the Red Meat Industry in Western Canada - Gilson & A.G. Wilson 1993
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261 Manitoba's Pork Industry: Building for the 21st Century Prospects & Challenges - Manitoba Pork Study Committee - Gilson, D. Donagy & G.Moore 1994
2 Canada-United States Joint Commission on Grains 1995
3 Canada-United States Joint Commission on Grains - Volume II 1995
4 Canada-United States Joint Commission on Grains - Volume I 1995
5 Canada-United States Joint Commission on Grains - Volume I 1995
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271 Manitoba's Sugar Industry An Opportunity in Manitoba's Long-Term Plan - Gilson et al. 1996
2 Manitoba's Sugar Industry - Gilson et al. 1996
3 Report of the External Review Committee of the Cereal Research Centre - Winnipeg/Morden 1996
4 Economic Analysis of the Role & Operations of Gainers Inc. in Alberta's Pork Industry, 1978-1989 1996
5 Report of the Article 1704 Panel Concerning a Dispute between Alberta & Canada regarding the Mangenese-based Fuel Additive Act - External Trade Secretariat 1998
6 MMT Dispute Panel Report - Internal Trade Secretariat 1998

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WESTERN GRAIN TRANSPORTATION TASK FORCE 1982
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281 Technical Working papers 1982
2 Submissions 1982
3 Radio Coverage 1982
4 Weekly newspaper coverage 1982
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291 research 1981-1982
2 Research 1982
3 Daily newspaper coverage 1982
4 Board meetings 1982
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301 Government Critique of the Snavely report 1982
2 Legal & Legislation concerns 1982
3 Alberta Hail & Crop Insurance Corp. submission 1982
4 Manitoba Crop Insurance presentation 1982
5 Canola Crushers of Canada presentation 1982
6 Railway costing 1982
7 Research - "Burdens & Benefits as the Crow Flies" Agriculture Canada - David R. Harvey 1982
8 Correspondence 1982
9 Report on rates 1982
10 Western Grain Transportation - Report on consultations & recommendations 1982
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30A1 Western Transportation Initiative media monitoring 1983
2 Review of the Western Grain Transportation Act 1986
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311 Agendas 1982
2 Submissions 1982
3 Submissions 1982

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ACADEMIC MATERIAL 1961-1996
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321 Credit Materials for Bankers Short Course 1961
2 First Annual Research - while V.P. of Research & Graduate Studies 1975
3 Readings for Agricultural Economics Course 1981
4 Inter-departmental correspondence 1980-1996
5 Agricultural Policy in Canada - Agricultural Policy course material 1982
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331 Canada Council Killam Fellowship 1984
2 Progress report to Canada Council 1984-1985
3 Selected Collection of Speeches on Canadian Agriculture - Canadian Agricultural Food Policy course 1985
4 Canadian Agriculture Price & Income Support programs - course material 1985
5 Overheads for Supply Management material ca.1990
6 National & Global Impacts of Manitoba's Agricultural Industry 1993

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RESEARCH MATERIAL 1952-1996
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341 Canadian Farm Credit Legislation 1952-1963
2 Speeches of interest 1954-1960
3 Dr. Glen Green M.P. correspondence with Merrill Menzies 1956
4 Vertical integration papers 1958-1959
5 Production function studies - fertilizer 1958
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351 Veteran's Land Act Administration 1959
2 Canadian Federation of Agriculture 1961-1966
3 Capial & Credit data 1961
4 United Nations Conference on the application of Science & Technology for the benefit of less developed areas 1962-1963
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361 Canadian Federation of Agriculture 1962-1964
2 Farm Credit handbook 1963
3 Farm Credit Study 1963
4 Canadian Federation of Agriculture Bulletin 1964-1966
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371 Enrolment & Expenditures of Major Educational Systems in Manitoba - Study for Manitoba Economic Consultative Board - Dr. Z. Zsigmond & C.J. Wenans 1967
2 "Credit for Rural Development" Howard Carr 1968
3 Manitoba Agricultural Credit Corporation 1977
4 W.R. Motherwell 1978
5 Canada Transport Commission - research reports 1978-1981
6 International Wheat Agreement 1978
7 Text of the General Agreements on Tariffs & Trade 1979-1986
8 Domestic Feed Grain Policy Study - Canada Grain Council 1979
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381 Saskatchewan Federation of Agriculture - Annual meetings 1981-1982
2 Crow Rate 1981-1982
3 Rail Freight Rates & Food Prices a Preliminary Examination - Ihn H. Uhm & Michael Sporber 1981
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391 Crow Rate - correspondence & research material 1981-1983
2 Articles from the Western Producer 1982
3 Alberta weeklies articles on Crow Rate 1982
4 Moose Jaw Herald - Crow Rate articles 1982
5 Prince Albert Daily Herald - articles 1982
6 NDP Caucus Tabloid - Crow Report 1982
7 Regina media - Crow Rates 1982
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401 Briefing book in Western Canada Grain Transportation meetings 1982
2 Submission to Gilson by Canola Crushers of Western Canada - Western Grain Transportation Task Force 1982
3 Western Grain Transportation Task Force - Technical working papers 1982
4 Transport Canada - news releases 1982-1983
5 Alberta & Saskatchewan media coverage on Crow Rates 1982-1983
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411 Media Monitoring of Announcement of Western Rail Capacity 1982
2 Policy statement on Western Rail Transportation 1982
3 Gilson's Western Transportation report 1982
4 Western Grain Transportation Commission - Submissions 1982
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421 Bill C-155 - House of Commons 1983
2 Transport Canada Public Affairs - distribution list 1983
3 Western Transportation Initiative: The Policy Devisions - revised draft 1983
4 CN Rail speeches 1984
5 Canadian Pork Council 1984-1994
6 Annual Report of the Agricultural Stabilization Board 1984-1985
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431 Grain Rates Western Grain Transportation Act 1984
2 Grain Transportation - Under the Old and the New Crow - Western Barley Growers Association 7th Annual Convention - Banff 1984
3 US ITC decision on countervailing duties on Canadian hog exports to the U.S.A. 1984-1985
4 Proposed Tripartie Red Meat stabilization program 1984
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441 Canadian Import Tribunal - materials on anti-dumping & countervailing duties on beef & pork 1984-1985
2 U.S.A. & Pork Council - External Affairs 1985
3 U.S. Material Relating to 1985 Farm Bill 1985
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451 History Commodity Policies U.S.A. - background paper for 1985 legislation 1985
2 Agra newsletter 1986
3 EC - Canada countervail actions on canned pork etc. 1987
4 Policy issues and alternatives facing the Canadian Hog Industry - reports 1987
5 The Crow Benefit - implications change Saskatchewan Wheat Pool 1989
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461 "Canada at the Crossroads - The Reality of a New Competitive Envirorment" - Michael Porter 1991
2 Canadian International Trade Tribunal EC/12 Beef Exports to Canada 1991
3 Canadian Sugar Policy: Landell Mills Commodity Studies 1992
4 Draft reports for Manitoba Red Meat Forum 1992-1993
5 Competition in Transportation Policy & Legislation in Review Volumes 1 & 2 1993
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471 Gatt 94 FTA & NAFTA 1994-1996
2 Canada Pork Exports 1991-1994 - Marc Gervais & Pascale Brisard 1994
3 Hog farming articles 1994
4 The US Pork Industry - Order from Chaos 1995
5 The Shellmouth Reservoir & down stream flooding - report to minister 1996
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481 Report of the Agricultural Credit Commission of the Province of Saskatchewan 1913
2 Canadian Wheat Board 1935-1946
3 History of Crop Insurance ca. 1967
4 Proceedings of the Canadian Agriculture Congress - Ottawa 1969
5 "Farm Credit" Gilson & Hudson in Commericial Farming Faculty of Agriculture, University of Manitoba 5th edition 1977
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491 Farm Financing Workshop - Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Ottawa 1983
2 Bill C-653 1983
3 Agricultural credit & subsidy programs by province 1984

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MAPS 1965-1979
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501 Eastbound export grain rates per 100 lbs based on CNR terminals at Armstrong, Ft. William & Port Arthur & CPR Fort William, Port Arthur & Fort William West terminals 1965
2 Export freight from Prairie Points to Churchill per 100 lbs. via CNR 1967
3 Grain & Oilseed volume at delivery points 1974-1979
4 Export grain freight rates from Prairie Points to Pacific Coast terminal ports per 100lbs 1967

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PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION (PC 220) [1980-1990]
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11 4 photographs ofDirector General Hammerirskgold of the World Information Economy Centre - Atwater Institute - Montreal 1988
2 56 slides of conservation for lectures ca.1985
3 49 slides of the Prairie Research Association ca. 1985
4 62 slides of the Agriculture Institute of Canada ca. 1985
5 50 slides of the Pork Industry ca. 1985

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TAPE COLLECTION (TC 130) 1980-1981
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11 "Marketing Developments - Future Challenges" Dr. H. Bjarnason - Scholarship Luncheon 1980
2 "Constitutional Change & Agricultural Policy" - Dr. Gilson - MIA introduction 1980
3 Crop Insurance Lecture includes 50 slides 1981
4 Swine Industry Lecture includes 71 slides ca.1980

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