Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers

TROPICAL Cyclone Seroja caused havoc for farmers in the Mid-West of Western Australia last Sunday, damaging sheds, tanks, silos and other farm machinery and infrastructure.

Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers Cyclone leaves trail of destruction but brings handy rainfall to farmers

Cyclone Seroja has caused considerable damage to farm infrastructure in WA. Picture courtesy Amery Drage.

Northampton, WA, farmer Amery Drage, whose property was in the path of the cyclone, said he was shaken up by the ferocity of the weather.

"It was pretty out of control for about three hours.

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