• Short Summary

    Cartoon showing the importance of feeding plants with compost.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Compost Heaps for Feeding".

    Ministry of Information Government official.

    Cartoon.

    Cartoon showing figure of Mr Middleton leaning on gate telling how to go about making compost heap, 'plant canteen', cartoon shows how compost keeps the roots fed. It's time to start making a compost heap for next season's crops. finishes with message, 'now is a good time to start'. Written message appears on the screen, 'Ministry of agriculture and fisheries dig for victory leaflet no. 7 tells you how'.

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 44/38.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2919.01
    Media URN:
    84243
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:07:00 / 01:01:40:00
    Canister:
    44/38 (TRAILERS)

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