Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell
Lou Brown of Brownhaven Farm near New Bremen pushes feed toward his cattle this morning. Farmers anticipating food shortages due to the drought are selling their animals at a higher rate than normal.
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Local dairy farmers are reducing their herds in anticipation of feed losses caused by the most widespread drought in seven decades. "Our reports indicate that cull cattle numbers have increased 50 percent in the last 30 days, w . . .
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