The issue is dedicated to the problems of poor quality of meat, as a consequence of intensive feeding of animals.
View of one of the streets of Saratov.
A truck with goods drives up to the store "Sausage".
People are Queuing for sausage.
Women at the store answer the question of the authors of the film that they expect the delivery of sausage, which is very rare on sale, talk about the low quality of sausage and the reasons for its deterioration (synchronously).
Women stand in line.
Washing meat carcasses at a meat processing plant.
Processing of meat carcasses in the shops of a meat processing plant.
Chief technologist Skachkov speaks about the low quality of meat received, depending on the method of feeding animals (synchronously).
Cows at the livestock complex.
Professor Zotov, head of the Department of therapy of the Saratov veterinary Institute, speaks about the dependence of meat quality on the composition of feed, the way they are used, animal diseases on the intensity of feeding, and the lack of control over these parameters (synchronously).
Skachkova says that there is no definition of the quality of meat coming to the plant (synchronously).
Employees of the Czechoslovak meat processing cooperative talk about the stages of mandatory quality control of incoming meat (synchronously).
Cars start moving.
Cows with swollen joints from incorrect feeding on the territory of the livestock complex.
Processing of feed grain in the feed shop of one of the farms.
Calves at the meat-feeding complex.
View of the pasture of the collective farm "Mayak Revolyutsii" in the Saratov region, a collective farm herd grazing in the distance.
Bulls walk across the meadow.
Zootechnician Rakhimkulov talks about the benefits of grazing in a meadow with natural grass vegetation (synchronously).
Bulls grazing in a meadow.
Bulls inside the feedlot.
Deputy Chairman of the Oblagroprom Drobyazkin speaks about the need to return pastures and less expenses when growing meat breeds of livestock (synchronously).
View of the steppe, a shepherd drives a flock of sheep.
Shepherds ride on horseback across the steppe.
Locations: Saratov region  Czechoslovakia 
Seasons: Autumn  Summer