Rabbit destruction conserves the soil

New Zealand, 1956

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

How the Rabbit Destruction Council has succeeded in virtually destroying the rabbit population throughout New Zealand with the help of modern methods of mass destruction, eg spreading poison by airplane and fumigating. How the fertitlity of the eroded land has been rebuilt. Why farmers should still pay constant attention to the rabbit.

Credits

production company

Cinecraft Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:11:07:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27715

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agricultural pests

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - New Zealand

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Farmers

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Pest control

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Soil erosion

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Spraying and dusting in agriculture

Animals & Wildlife → Rabbit control

Animals & Wildlife → Rabbits

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Agricultural chemicals

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pest control

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Soil conservation

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Soil erosion

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - New Zealand

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Agricultural chemicals

Short films

Short films → Short films - New Zealand

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/72018--rabbit-destruction-conserves-the-soil/ |title=Rabbit destruction conserves the soil |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=27 January 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}