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Extreme Weather Creates Livestock Catastrophe

Touch the Soil #1252 (Feature photo – Drought Conditions in Australia Before the Flooding – CCA 3.0 Unported) The extreme droughts in Australia have been ongoing for five years with livestock operators praying for rain. With pasturelands collapsed and having to ship in expensive feed, the livestock sector in Queensland, Australia has become dire. Finally the rains came and didn’t stop. Now, estimates are that 500,000 head of cattle have been killed in the Queensland floods. You can read the full story here: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/feb/11/up-to-500000-drought-stressed-cattle-killed-in-queensland-floods Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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