The film was made by order of the Ministry of Agriculture of the RSFSR. Altai Territory (Altai). Spring rural landscapes. Altai Research Institute of Agriculture. Laboratories, experimental fields of the institute. Director of the Institute G. A. Nalivaiko, Institute staff at work. Maps of seven-field, grass-field, three-field crop rotation. Fields of wheat, corn, beans, peas. Harvest. Pea breeding. Scientific breeder L.P. Ponomarev. Wheat breeding. Scientific breeder S. G. Bogomyakov. Collective farm "Country of Soviets". Sheep in the pastures. Shearing and feeding sheep with silage. Livestock farm. Cows in the pasture. Fields of corn, beets. Harvest. Silo placement. Director Chistponsky beet state farm K. I. Kolupaev in the corn field, gives interviews (synchronously).