A film about the foreman of the tractor brigade of the virgin state farm M. Dovzhik. Kazakhstan. State farm "Yaroslavsky". Landscapes of the steppe. Streets, buildings of the state farm village (daytime and evening shooting). Grain harvesting. Combines and tractors in the field. M. Dovzhik at work, speaks at a party meeting (synchronously), takes exams from machine operators for the rights of tractor drivers; with members of the brigade in the field camp during lunch, dinner; fishing with my brother. Members of the Dovzhik family: mother, sisters of M. Dovzhik, at work. Vegetable farming of the state farm. Duck farm. Newsreel. Kazakhstan. Spring 1954. Storm in the steppe. The first virgin lands set up tents, build houses from adobe slabs, plant trees, collect water in a cistern. M. Dovzhik on the tractor makes the first furrow. Moscow city. 1961 year. 22nd Congress of the CPSU. M. Dovzhik, among other delegates, presents Khrushchev with bread and salt. NS Khrushchev hugs and kisses M. Dovzhik.