BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 14161

Ploughing at night during the Second World War

Ploughing at night during the Second World War
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Key Info
  • Ploughing at night during the Second World War
  • Duration: 02:01
  • A demonstration of farmers ploughing at night in wartime. They share their concerns about using lights in the blackout.First broadcast in the series Wartime Farm on BBC2 in December 2012.
  • Subject:

    History

       Topic:

    Second World War

  • Keywords: agriculture, ploughing, blackout, war, farmers, WW2, Second World War, WartimeFarm
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used as a starter for introducing farming at night in the war.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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