• Short Summary

    New machines and techniques to use dried grass for animal fodder.

  • Description

    Various shots of display of tractor drawn agricultural machines. They are grass cutters for making dried grass for animal fodder. The farmers drive the tractor across a field of green grass and the machines cut the grass.

    One tractor drives away with a load of grass in a trailer.

    The grass is unloaded from the trailer and moved into a drying shed by men with pitch forks. Shots of the grass as it is moved by conveyor belt through various drying processes. Exterior shot of drying shed. A man shovels coal into a heater to dry the grass. Shots of grass drying with clouds of moisture rising up. Man shows the powdery dried grass that is the end product. A man carries sacks of dried grass and piles them in a shed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1222.31
    Media URN:
    41725
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:01:00 / 01:49:16:00
    Canister:
    NSP 28

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