Hay Donations Needed for Flooded SW Iowa Farmers
MALVERN, Iowa- Farmers displaced by flooding in southwest Iowa are in need of hay to feed their animals. A group of Story County farmers heard of the need and gathered three truck loads of hay and corn stalk bales to send. This morning the trucks arrived on a farm just north of Malvern. “It very quickly changed to what are we going to do after we get them out,” said Scott Shehan, an organizer for the hay drive. “It became very evident very quickly that as devastating and far stretching as his flood was, there would be hundreds of acres under sand and silt and they were not going to be good for livestock.”