Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, was declared entirely in drought on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, and struggling farmers were given new authority to shoot kangaroos that compete with livestock for sparse pasture during the most intense dry spell in more than 50 years.
NSW produces about a quarter of Australia's agricultural output.
Further deterioration in soil water availability prompted the drought declaration Wednesday, The Sydney Morning Herald reported.
Southern Australia has just experienced its second-driest autumn on record, according to the Bureau of Meteorology, with rainfall 57mm (2.24in) below average.
The Department of Primary Industries (DPI) said that 61 percent of NSW is either in drought or in intense drought, while 39 percent is drought affected.
The problem isn't confined to NSW.
"Well at least it proves that it can rain again that's one thing, but yeah, there' hasn't been enough", said dairy farmer Max Wake at Condobolin in New South Wales. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull toured some drought-stricken communities on Sunday, announcing $12,000 grants for each affected farming family.
The money is meant to assist farmers who are struggling with failing crops, water shortages and the cost of feeding animals.
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