• Short Summary

    THE U.S. NATIONAL MEAT BOYCOTT HAS STIRRED UP A COUNTER PROTEST AMONG FARMERS...WHO SAY THAT?

  • Description


    REPORTER TO CAMERA FOR APPROX 17 SECS, CUT TO SHOTS OF HOGS AND CATTLE IN PENS AND BEING MOVED ABOUT PENS, CU HOGS, FARMERS WATCHING PRICES FRO LIVESTOCK-ON-THE-HOOF BEING POSTED ON BLACKBOARD, FARMERS COMMENTS THAT HE CAN'T KEEP HIS STOCK FOREVER, MUST GET THEM ON THE MARKET OR TAKE A BIGGER LOSS BY LETTING STEERS GET HEAVIER, MLS TO MS TO MCU SHOTS WIVES PARADING PAST PLANT, CARRYING PLACARDS SUPPORTING FARMERS AND URGING NON-COMPLIANCE WITH BOYCOTT LEADERS OF GROUP SAYING FARMERS MUST RECEIVE WORTHWHILE PROFIT, WOMEN CHEE??? SHOTS EMPTY PENS AND CLOSED SECTIONS OF PACKING PLAN???




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    JOHN DANCY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE U.S. NATIONAL MEAT BOYCOTT HAS STIRRED UP A COUNTER PROTEST AMONG FARMERS...WHO SAY THAT FOR THE FIRST TIME IN YEARS THEY HAVE BEEN GETTING A DECENT PROFIT FROM LIVESTOCK SALES. A GROUP OF FARMERS' WIVES...125 OF THEM...STAGED A DEMONSTRATION AT A PACKING PLANT IN SIOUZ SIOUX FALLS, IOWA MONDAY TO ILLUSTRATE THEIR VIEWPOINT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4NWI62VVSTT5K66JAJFSHOCDI
    Media URN:
    VLVA4NWI62VVSTT5K66JAJFSHOCDI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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