• Short Summary

    Farmers spray loads of chemicals over trees to control insects.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lingfield, Surrey. Orchard 'Offensive' Opens - and massed attack on insect pests by tractors - caterpillars etc., - give the real war like touch!"

    Lingfield, Surrey.

    Men in rubberised protective clothing load chemicals in vehicles.

    Various shots of men on tractor driven vehicle spraying all manner of pesticides over tree in Surrey orchard. Men walk along with hoses and spray chemicals all over fruit trees.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    695.11
    Media URN:
    5386
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:52:00 / 01:15:17:00
    Canister:
    33/7

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