More than 2,000 head of cattle died in 2022 in the United States of America, unable to withstand the sweltering heat.
For example, on June 13 in the state of Texas, the thermometers recorded record numbers – +42 degrees. At the same time, meteorologists report that abnormally high temperatures will continue in the region, as well as in other states, and next week, Fox News reports.
According to experts, over half a century in the United States, the period of seasonal heat has increased by an average of 3.5 times. This seriously affects agriculture, including the livestock sector, since it is difficult for animals to endure abnormally high temperatures. The adoption of additional measures to protect livestock from the heat will entail an increase in the cost of production products.
Residents of Italy due to a long drought may be left without drinking water and electricity. This is due to the fact that the lack of rain and an increase in the average temperature led to the shallowing of the largest river in Northern Italy, Po.