Film ID:
YFA 3846

SHOW JUMPING AND FARMING

1950s

Visitor Tabs

Description

This film documents an agricultural show at Market Weighton. Included are competitions for the best livestock as well as a gymkhana and sheep herding competition.

The film begins with events from the Market Weighton Farmer's Show include a gymkhana and farmers competing against each other in a sheep herding competition. Announcements are given and prizes awarded to the best sheep herders.

In the fields a tractor is driving over crops to spray them with fertiliser.

At the show, tractors and farm equipment are sold at various stalls. Farmers compete against each other to win prizes for the best pigs, horses and sheep.