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Tatura hay stack fire

By: CFA News

Category: Incidents - Other

  1.23 PM 6 December, 2012

Location: District 22 News

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Farmers are being reminded to closely monitor the temperatures in their hay stacks after a blaze in Tatura (near Shepparton).

(story and video via Shepparton News)

A fire in a hay shed at a Bayunga Rd, Tatura farm yesterday morning destroyed about a dozen bales.

Tatura Country Fire Authority firefighter Bill Stockdale said it was likely the feed spontaneously combusted, but the farmer acted quickly and helped stop the fire spreading.


Full Shepparton News article here...

Last Updated: 06 December 2012