Ever wonder what farming in Wartime England was like: the BBC knows!

If you’ve ever wondered what England farming was like during WWII, watch the BBC’s Wartime Farm, which airs on TVO every Sunday night at 8pm. It’s a historical documentary featuring one historian and two archaeologist (with delightful period costumes!) showing exactly what it took to run a working farm in England during the Second World War. If you just can’t get enough farming, the team has also produced Edwardian Farm, Victorian Farm, and Tales from the Green Valley!  Here’s a link for Wartime Farm‘s first episode:

While looking for more information about Wartime Farm, I stumbled upon these hilarious propaganda posters about farming. Including:

 

Going Our Way

Save Wheat, Help the Fleet

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