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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.

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Full Shepparton News article here...

Last Updated: 06 December 2012