Accompany the Reiff contractor team from Troisvierges in Luxembourg through the whole year in their work along the borders of Belgium, Germany and France. See the exciting and rarely seen machinery on the fields and get to know the Reiff family and their workers.
The year begins with the first municipal work and winter road clearance. In spring, grass silage will start soon in addition to cultivating the soil, fertilising and sowing seed. In the warm summer months the cereals are harvested with numerous combine harvesters. Harvesting maize in the autumn is one of the most stressful tasks of the year. A narrator guides you through the film and explains interesting facts about the work and machinery shown.
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The Reiff Company is one of the best known agricultural contractors in Europe. This family-run company has grown considerably in the last few years. With a modern vehicle fleet of more than 50 tractors, forage harvesters, combine harvesters, construction vehicles and many specialist machines the Reiff team set themselves new challenges every day. This documentary by the well-known film-makers Tammo and Jörn Gläser accompanies the agricultural contractor throughout an entire season with a large number of customer orders and shows the machines at work from a wealth of different angles. A narrator comments on the essential information about the machines and explains what it takes today to be a successful agricultural contractor. Experience modern agriculture and agricultural engineering from the viewpoint of the Reiff agricultural contracting company.