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A weekly agricultural magazine for those who live by the land.
Introduced by Ted Owens.

Veterinary: The Vet introduces a film on pregnancy toxaemia in sheep and gives advice on how to minimise losses.

Perth 1958: Harry Hoggan reports on the Scottish Shorthorn Breeders' Association's annual Show and Sale.

National Power Farming Conference at Cheltenham: George Wardrop, Machinery Correspondent of Farmer and Stock-Breeder, reports on the conference and introduces one of the participants.

For Poultry Farmers: Harry Hunt visits Hugh Finn at Nackington Farms, near Canterbury.

Film sequences by the BBC's Agricultural Film Unit
From the BBC's Midland television studio


Presenter: Ted Owens
Reporter (Perth 1958): Harry Hoggan
Reporter (National Power Farming Conference at Cheltenham): George Wardrop
Item presenter (For Poultry Farmers): Harry Hunt
Farmer (For Poultry Farmers): Hugh Finn
Cameraman: John Bird
Film editor: Iris Lewis
Director: John McGonagle
Producer: Hilary Phillips

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