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Worst drought in 70 years afflicting Mexico

Editor's note: An image of a dead cow appears in this post.

 

Reuters

A farmer herds cattle in San Isidro de Cienega in the state of Nuevo Leon on Monday. Mexico is being battered its worst drought in seven decades, affecting almost 70 percent of the country and which has devastated farm life and is expected to continue into next year.

Reuters

Cracks are seen in dry earth in San Isidro de Cienega in the state of Nuevo Leon.

Reuters

The carcass of a cow lies on the ground in San Isidro de Cienega in the state of Nuevo Leon.

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