Reference INF 6/505
Title Stooking and Stacking (harvesting) 1943
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 230
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Rationing and Supply
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Agriculture and food supply
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Organisations Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries


A file relating to the production of the wartime instructional film Stooking and Stacking, released in 1943 by the Ministry of Information for the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. The film addresses the importance of labour efficiency, and the correct methods of stooking and stocking different types of cereals on farms. The file contains a shooting script; a shot list; production credits; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


agricultural equipment, agricultural production, agricultural workers, agriculture, cereals, farmers, film, harvests, labour shortages, productivity, skilled labour, tractors, wheat

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