'Barest I've ever seen it': Victorian grazier Bill Lambert is desperate for rain

Bryce Eishold
Updated May 15 2024 - 10:36am, first published 6:50am
Bill Lambert, Paschendale, feeds heifers and cows with calves at foot on his western district property in May 2024. Pictures supplied
Bill Lambert, Paschendale, feeds heifers and cows with calves at foot on his western district property in May 2024. Pictures supplied

Grazier Bill Lambert has enough hay in his reserves to last him until the end of June, but the Paschendale grazier is desperately holding out for rain in the next three weeks to trigger some pasture growth.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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