30,000 SHEEP STRANDED IN DEEP SNOW IN NEW ZEALAND

8835161.jpg NEW ZEALAND SHEEP

Photo Credit: Allan and Sue Baird

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“At Waipori Station, on the edge of Lake Mahinerangi, about 30,000 sheep, 2000 breeding cattle and 1000 calves were stuck in snow 80cm deep.”

http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/farming/sheep/8835180/Chopper-visits-snow-stranded-farmers

http://www.odt.co.nz/regions/otago/262187/stock-rescue-mission

Well, at least their ski season is good.

Problem is:  Their winter in our summer often hints at what our next winter will be like.

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