EU drought continues to strain feed, livestock industries

EU drought continues to strain feed, livestock industries

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As Europe reels from this summer's extreme drought, many feed producers have been forced to find alternative raw material sources.

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During July, temperatures exceeded 86 F in the Arctic Circle, with Norway and Finland both measuring record temperatures, WMO reports show. Elsewhere, Ireland saw a series of heatwaves, and the U.K. had the driest first half of summer on record. Germany and France also saw temperatures soar and exceptional dryness continue.