Wartime Farm , Series 1 : Episode 2

Wartime Farm

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Episode 2: The team tackle the conditions faced by British farmers in 1940, when the full impact of rationing took hold and when Britain faced the onslaught of Nazi bombing in the Blitz. Ruth experiences rationing in the kitchen, as food became strictly limited, and explores the temptations of the black market. Confronted with reduced supplies of feed for the animals, Alex and Peter try to make "silage."