Byelorussia, Soviet Union (USSR).
Various shots inside the Chemistry Institute of Byelorussian Academy of Sciences, where they have made plastic soil. Each granule of plastic soil contains the necessary elements for plant feeding but can be used for the crops before fertilisers would be needed. Some of the plants and vegetables grown with the artificial soil in the Institute are seen.
Date found in the old record - 06/01/1969. Russian voiceover.