#Drought Makes It Tough On Those Who Make Their Living Off The Land — CBS #Denver

West Drought Monitor map April 26, 2022.

Click the link to read the article on The CBS Denver website (Rick Sallinger). Here’s an excerpt:

The lack of water has made irrigation more frequent and costly. There’s less for the cattle to eat. It’s also made hay more expensive. That’s to feed the horses.

Jessi Leonard, the barn manager says, “The wind has been a big factor so normally all summer long our horses will wear fly masks to protect them from flies going into their eyes and they’ve been wearing them all spring because of the wind blowing into their faces.”

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