US EUROPE AFRICA ASIA 中文

El Nino, drought take a toll on cattle

By Reuters in Tsholotsho, Zimbabwe ( China Daily ) Updated: 2016-01-13 08:24:28

Justin Dlomo watches his small herd of emaciated cattle scrounge for bits of dry grass with a growing sense of dread.

"I don't even know what to do anymore," he says.

Worsening drought in Zimbabwe has dried up water holes, crops and pasture, leaving farmers like 56-year-old Dlomo, who lives about 120 kilometers north of Bulawayo, unable to feed their animals - and unable to sell them for much either.

El Nino, drought take a toll on cattle

Most Popular
Special
...