Mice running rampant in Germany

Large swarms of mice are destroying Germany.

In some parts of the country, around a quarter of the farming land has been destroyed. The mice have lead to significant crop loss.

The reason is due to a number of dry summers and mild winters. This has allowed the mice to thrive.

The mice have been tunnelling under the fields and gnawing at the roots of crops.

Farmers’ have estimated that two-thirds of their income will be lost this year.

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dahntae
dahntae
2 months ago

its funny when the Germany is scared of mice

Olive Oil
Olive Oil
9 days ago

wow

Jimmy
Jimmy
2 days ago

Wow

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