Organised by Rural Aid, Buy a Bale is a campaign that aims to deliver essentials to drought-affected farmers. The Buy a Bale campaign has received more than $4.5 million in donations and distributed this through fodder, hampers and more to farmers in need. Today, Buy a Bale is a recognised name in drought assistance.
Parts of New South Wales and Queensland have been battling the effects of drought for the past seven years, with may facing ruin as a result. In fact, 98 per cent of New South Wales and around two-thirds of Queensland is in drought or is drought-affected, with pastures drying up and the cost of freight and feed increasing exponentially.
If you don’t feel like a sausage or want to donate immediately, you donate directly to the fund via their website to help keep farmers and their animals going through this tough time.
You might also like: