Volga lights № 9 (1988)

Newsreel №76742, 1 part, duration: 0:09:30, black-white
Production: Nizhne-Volzhskaya newsreel studio
Director:A. Ibragimova
Camera operators:V. Voronov
Text authors:I. Bogdanov
Sound mixer:T. Burakova
Other authors:D. Popova


The issue is dedicated to the problems of sheep breeding in the Kalmyk ASSR.

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Sheep in the pasture.

Consequences of the winter of 1987 in Kalmykia, a dog next to the carcasses of dead sheep.

The shepherd raises the weakened sheep.

Panorama of the territory of one of the shepherd points.

Shepherds carry hay to the point to the feeder.

Layout of hay in the feeder.

Senior shepherd of gosplemzavod im.

Kirov Priyutnensky district M. I. Godin considers hay from a briquette.

Sign of the school of excellence in sheep breeding at Godin point.

View of one of the shepherd houses.

Flock of sheep at the point at the feeders.

Panorama of hay ricks, Godin puts hay briquettes.

Godin talks about the low quality of hay intended for sheep feed (synchronously).

Laying the sticks of hay.

Panorama of grazing flocks.

Godin rakes hay with a pitchfork.

Checking the quality of feed hay.

Winter steppe landscape.

Chairman of the collective farm.

Kirova M. I. Kuzminov talks about the causes of failures in forage harvesting, the lack of equipment for the collective farm to carry out forage harvesting, lists the necessary types of equipment, and the lack of assistance from the local agricultural Industry (synchronously).

Godin puts hay in the feeder, the panorama of the flock.

Sheep at the feeder.

Godin speaks about the dependence of sheep breeding on good pastures, about the low quality of fodder hay (synchronously).

Panorama of a flock grazing in the steppe.

Views and panoramas of the snow-covered steppe.

Deputy Chairman of the Chernozemelsky RAPO V. N. Ermolov speaks about the death of pastures on the Black lands due to plowing and desertification, about the constant use of pastures created in 1972 by sheep farms (synchronously).

Grazing sheep.

View of a deserted area of the steppe, sheep grazing on the remaining grass.

View of grazing flocks, sheep looking for rare grass.

Steppe landscape.

Grazing flock.

Farm Director A. Sarangov tells about the losses among the sheep population in the winter of 1987, the replenishment of livestock and the amount available on the farm sheep on the implementation of the production plan (synchronous).

Sheep flocks graze in the steppe.

Chairman of the IKI-burulsky RAPO Davaev speaks about the number of sheep in the area, the reasons for annual losses in livestock, the weak provision of farms with material and technical resources, the number of necessary kosharas for keeping sheep under a roof (synchronously).

View of construction at the shepherd around the house.

Panorama of the territory of the shepherd's point, sheep in the pen.

Horse at the fence, panorama of koshary with a leaky roof.

Holes in the roof of the shed.

The shepherd drives the flock, sitting in the saddle.

Children and shepherds feed the lambs milk from a bottle.

Shepherds go to the door of the shed.

View of part of the point of shepherd.

The face of a shepherd woman.

Sheep under the snow.

Calendar: 1988

Locations: Republic of Kalmykia [744]

Seasons: Winter [823]

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