|Title ID||2187||Collection ID||463|
|Title||Scrapbook: A cine magazine for farmers - Number 2|
|Date||1950 - 1951|
|Collection||Seafarer's Education Centre/Gas Council Material|
|Keywords||Animals Farming Transport|
|Format||Black & White Sound|
|Duration||20 min. 00 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
One of a series of cinemagazine films about farm technology, sponsored by Shell and BP. This issue contains a compilation farming stories and scenes including visits to Arundel Castle, items on silage farming, sheep transportation, farming on steep land, a tractor from 1919, a livestock and agricultural show in Dublin.
- Visit to Arundel Castle
- Silage growing and harvesting as winter food for cattle
- Sheep transport, from Bath to Cardiff by train
- The reclamation of steep landscapes for farming. Ploughing with a steam engine softening the muddy land. A trench cutting machine for drainage and pipe laying
- A 1919 Veteran tractor
- A spring cattle show at the Royal Dublin Society Showground. The show includes new machinery, cows, ponies an Industry Hall with crafts and trades, and a horse jumping show.