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How farmers and ranchers keep animals safe during hurricanes

As we watch two tropical storms move past us to the west, you might be wondering how livestock producers respond to the passage of a tropical storm or hurricane near their farms. This audio story from Yale Climate Connections describes how beef cattle respond differently to the storm than horses do and how management plans need to reflect the behavior of what animals they are raising. You can listen to the story at

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