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STOCK FEED DRIES UP, AS BUY-A-BALE HITS MILESTONE

Livestock feed in drought affected areas is now being sourced from interstate with stocks in New South Wales completely dried up.

With the situation now dire, the Rural Aid charity has launched its own counselling service to cope with increasing calls for assistance… as it delivers its 5000th bale of hay to struggling farmers.

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About Stephen Mount

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Stephen Mount began his media career as a reporter and producer with NBN almost 20 years ago before taking up a role with National Nine News in 2003, where he was the Northern Territory's sport and weekend news presenter and presenter / producer of his own weekly sports show. In 2006 he joined the Newcastle Knights as Media and Communications Manager where he spent five seasons before moving to the Hunter Medical Research Institute. After six years in business management he's returned to NBN as a casual reporter and producer while studying law at the University of Newcastle.

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