The film raises a topical issue related to the problem of the formation of new agricultural management bodies. 1-5 hours. Using the Ryazan and Vladimir regions as an example, the author tells about the organization and activities of the RAPO (regional agro-industrial associations), the tasks and problems facing them. Implementation of a brigade contract in the village. The problem of personnel. Procurement of fodder on the collective farm. Comintern of the Saraevsky district of the Ryazan region; work foremen of machine operators S.V. Mikhailov and V.M. Kosmynin. Harvesting of forage grasses at the "Vperyod" collective farm in the Gus-Khrustalny district of the Vladimir region; collective farm director A.N. Makarov.