DTE to Support ‘OPERATION DROUGHT RELIEF’

DTE has extended its commitment to supporting drought affected farmers through Rapid Relief Team’s operation drought relief initiative till the 31st of August, donating 2% of every sale above $500.

 Funds raised from this initiative will be used as follows;

Hay For Livestock
• RRT have committed to 20 Road Trains of Hay from Western Australia
• Approximately 1000 tonnes totaling 2000 bales
• Feeds 1,000 cows or 20,000 sheep for 20 week
• Value of donation $500,000.00
• Arriving Condobolin NSW Friday 17th August
• This convoy of hay will be donated by RRT to drought-stricken farmers in:
• Condobolin
• Tullamore
• Tottenham
• Nymagee
• Lake Cargelligo
• Community RRT BBQ / Fundraiser on arrival

Food For Farmers Families
• RRT is working with IGA and Foodworks
• RRT has committed to $130,000 of food coupons
• We will supply food vouchers of $100 per family / per week for 100 families for the next 13 weeks

Camden Dairy Farmer Operation
• RRT is committed to donating 1 x B Double Load totaling 64 Bales
• Amount donated = $18,500.00
• The recipients are drought stricken dairy farmers in the Picton / Camden area
• Delivery Saturday 11th August 10:00am
• Community RRT BBQ / Fundraiser on arrival

Help us support our Aussie Farmers in these incredibly testing times!