Floating silage bales at Roy Allen's Galatea farm.
Bay of Plenty farmer Mike Mexted considers himself very lucky this week.
He only has surface flooding on his farm and has been able to take in cows from an inundated dairy property a few kilometres away at Edgecumbe.
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