Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

AgWeb: Georgia Dairy Hit by Tornado, Sets 127 Cows Loose

AgWeb had an interesting story this week about the consequences of a tornado hitting a dairy in Lizella, GA. The tornado hit overnight and their cows were able to get out of their enclosures when the wind knocked down the fences. What would you do if a tornado or other weather emergency hit? This story has a happy ending because the farmer was able to recover all his cows and repair his fences, although some of his buildings took damage from the storm as well. You can read more here.

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