Working together: agriculture

Sweden, 1950

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The story of co-operative farming in Sweden. In the 1930s farmers faced the threat of eviction from the land - only with difficulty could they sell the products from their soil. Today, through voluntary co-operatives, modern farming methods have been adopted bringing greater efficiency and prosperity to the industry. Illustrates co-operatives at work in the dairy, meat what, timber and poultry industries and in providing finance or home building, community centres, libraries and study circles.







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Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture, Cooperative

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Farm life

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Sweden - Social life and customs

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Housing, Co-operative

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Housing, Co-operative

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Housing, Co-operative

Short films

Short films → Short films - Sweden




16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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