The issue is dedicated to the farmer Viktor Marchenko, who rented a livestock farm in the Dzerzhinsk collective farm in the Astrakhan region.
Farmer Viktor Marchenko from the collective farm.
Dzerzhinsk Astrakhan region loads meat in the back of a truck.
View of a frozen river.
The cat is sitting against the wall of the house.
Boats on the shore, panorama of the village.
Women with pitchforks in their hands go to work on the farm.
Cow chews hay.
Farm workers with pitchforks to throw hay in the feeder.
The faces of the workers.
During the break, workers talk about the current situation with work, about the farm as the only place of work, about the absence of young people in the village (synchronously).
Dogs lie in the hay.
Marchenko talks about the state of the farm and working conditions before taking it for rent, about the gradual mechanization of manual labor (synchronously).
Women with buckets in their hands go through the mud.
Employees of the rental link distribute food to cows.
Marchenko talks with employees about the prospects of retirement.
Interior view of the cowshed.
Hanging meat carcasses on a wooden beam.
The process of cutting carcasses in the meat shop of the farm.
Workers lead the bull into the meat shop on a rope.
Marchenko talks about the attitude of neighbors to the rental farm, the prospects for income growth (synchronously).
Indoor views of the covered market.
Customers walk between the counters.
Meat on the shelves of the meat Department.
The price tag on pork cooperative.
The seller cuts the meat for customers, serves them pieces of meat.
Sellers and buyers in the meat aisles of the market.
Marchenko together with employees of the rental link drinks tea.
Marchenko is on the phone with the Chairman of the collective farm, hangs up.
Employees of the rental link go through the territory of the farm.
Locations: Astrakhan region