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Everett Biggs

About the Interviewee: 
Dairy Commissioner, Ont. Dept. Agric. Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Ontario. Deputy Minister of Environment, Ontario

Everett Biggs entered OAC in the fall of 1939, but joined the army after his first year. He returned to the College in the fall of 1945. During his final year, he was President of the OAC Student Council. On graduation, he joined the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and over the years served as Dairy Commissioner and as Deputy Minister of Agriculture. He also served as Deputy Minister of the Environment and was responsible for the formation of the Ministry and establishment of the Environmental Assessment Act. He had a pilot’s license and talks of some of his flying experiences.

Grad Year: 
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Interview Date: 
D. Murray Brown
Call Number: 
RE1 UOG A1340091