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Mechanization Day for agriculture and horticulture

Week number 49-40

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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To promote the mechanization in horticulture a Mechanization Day is held in Hoorn. SHOTS: market gardeners and farmer look at demonstrations of several large and small agricultural machines and equipment: a sprayer for to spary crops; a mechanically driven grubber; a aerating machine (called a ground hacker by the commenter); a mechanically driven plough with two wheels; a planting machine which two men can use to plant endive, cabbage etc.; a branches burner to quickly destroy prunings.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
29 September 1949
Length:
01:11

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video
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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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