Photostory # 82: New "Two Crop Economy": Twice as Many Pay-days
National Film Board of Canada
November 27, 1956
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Following a time honoured custom, neighbours join the Dool family at haying time. Dool grows both grain and hay, has seven milking cows and poultry. Rural communities benefit equally with individual part-time farmers, because the consequences of possible industrial shutdowns, while still serious, no longer mean disaster. Double pay cheques have brought most modern farm equipment within reasonable reach.