• Short Summary

    THE DAIRY SHOW OPENED IN LONDON TODAY, (TUESDAY) UNDER THE SLOGAN: "BRITAIN'S DAIRYING TRIUMPH - THE SUCCESS STORY OF A GBP600,000,000 INDUSTRY".

  • Description

    THE DAIRY SHOW OPENED IN LONDON TODAY, (TUESDAY) UNDER THE SLOGAN: "BRITAIN'S DAIRYING TRIUMPH - THE SUCCESS STORY OF A GBP600,000,000 INDUSTRY". AMONG THE EARLY VISITORS, THE SOVIET MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, MR. I.P. VOLOVCHENKO, IN BRITAIN AS A GUEST OF THE GOVERNMENT. HE WAS ESCORTED BY THE BRITISH MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, MR. CHRISTOPHER SOAMES.

    A FEATURE OF THIS YEAR'S EXHIBITION IS THE CHAROLLAIS CROSS-BRED CATTLE - ON SHOW TO THE PUBLIC FOR THE FIRST TIME. (THE CROSSING OF THE FRENCH BEEF-PRODUCING CATTLE WITH BRITISH DAIRY BREEDS - SHORTHORN, BRITISH FRIESIAN, AYRSHIRE, GUERNSEY AND JERSEY - MAY PROVIDE MUCH OF BRITAIN'S MEAT IN THE FUTURE.) MORE THAN 200 ANIMALS HAVE BEEN ENTERED IN THE DAIRY CATTLE COMPETITION - THE SUPREME CHAMPION WILL BE CHOSEN TOMORROW. OTHER LIVESTOCK INCLUDE PIGS AND POULTRY. MOREOVER THIS YEAR THERE IS THE LARGEST DEMONSTRATION OF MACHINERY FOR THE DAIRY FAR EVER STAGED IN BRITAIN AND A FULL SCALE GOVERNMENT ADVISORY SERVICE TO ANSWER FARMERS' QUERIES.

    THE DAIRY QUEEN OF 1963 IS ATTENDING THE SHOW, SUPPORTED BY, AMONGST OTHERS, THE DAIRY PRINCESS OF ONTARIO.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABW6SO34FWN94BNQ3HAJBKN3CR
    Media URN:
    VLVABW6SO34FWN94BNQ3HAJBKN3CR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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