This large gravel mine, now supplying product for a major road upgrade, has turned this section of Manitoba's Birdtail River valley into a hive of activity. It has also brought noise, emissions and congestion to the surrounding area .
Sunday, 26 August 2018
'No grass': Europe's livestock sector stricken by drought
A parched crop in the Netherlands. Photo by Rasbak
"Our cows hav been living off hay cut in June, there isn't any grass," says a French farmer who, like his counterparts across much of northern Europe, is wondering how he will feed his animals this winter. More here.