Cover image for Tasmanian Producers Selling Agency Ltd.
Tasmanian Producers Selling Agency Ltd.
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1911
End Date:
01 Jan 1975
The company was formed as a cooperative by vegetable growers to market their produce, principally potatoes. In the 1970s processing companies introduced a system of individual contracts with growers, forcing all but one of the seven produce merchants in Burnie to close.
Information Sources:
Jack S Jakins, former company manager, who deposited the records.
Functions Performed:
Tasmanian businesses
Series Created By Agency:
NS4480 Minutes of Meetings01 Aug 191114 Mar 1958

NS4482 Share Register20 Sep 191123 Nov 1912

NS4485 Historical Papers29 Nov 191130 Sep 1974

NS4481 Directors' Reports30 Sep 191420 Dec 1973

NS4483 Mortgage Debentures11 Jul 191801 Apr 1926

NS4484 Photographs01 Mar 1925

NS4486 Plans03 May 1950