• Short Summary

    Piglets feed from automatic milk machine at experimental farm.

  • Description

    Pig rearer at experimental farm in Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire.

    M/S farmer pouring milk into trough. The trough is part of automatic feeding machine for piglets. C/U farmer pouring milk and replacing lid. Various C/Us baby piglets feeding from automatic feeder: they suckle at row of teats. The piglets push and squirm to get to the teats. C/U infrared heater that keeps their straw enclosure warm. C/U feeder now empty and abandoned pan to piglets sleeping in a heap under a sun lamp.

    Note: press release and newspaper articles on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1311.28
    Media URN:
    43451
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:37:00 / 01:45:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 436

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