STK-ID 9375

Various shots of farmer taking manure out of barn, emptying hopper into tractor-drawn manure spreader. Shots of man carrying milk can to dairy farm. Shot of dog lying down in snow near milk cans. Shot of woman emptying pail of milk into milk can. MLS of farm house and buildings in winter. Shot of farmer driving tractor and manure spreader past camera onto snow covered field and begins spreading manure. Several shots of farm, farm buildings, great deal of snow piled around. Dark interior shots of farmer training new-born calf in self-feeding. Various shots of men cleaning stable, preparing mash. Dark shots of cows, of cow eating mash, of man operating manure hopper, pushing hopper outside. Shots of woman working in dairy farm, checking milking machine, pouring milk into cans. Short sequence showing birth of calf, man and woman assisting, cow licking new-born calf. Shot of woman adjusting milking machine, of milking machine at work.


Excerpt from
En février
Quebec (province)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio