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Revolution on the Land

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Vertical integration is a new term in Canadian agriculture. What does it mean? How will it affect the farmer? This film delves into its many implications, showing how low prices and high costs are forcing more and more farmers into a type of contract farming where production is largely controlled by a central agency such as a feed company or a packing plant. Arguments for and against are aired.

1958, 28 min 33 s