Wartime Farm , Series 1 : Episode 6

Wartime Farm

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Episode 6: This week the team tackle the conditions faced by British farmers in 1943, when things were so bad, the government feared a crisis. Renewed shortages of animal feed mean Alex and Peter resort to producing a hay crop from grass in the churchyard. Ruth enlists eager children to collect herbs that were desperately needed by the pharmaceutical industry to make medicines during the war.

US TV RATING: TV-14