A man herds sheep in New Barag Left Banner, Inner Mongolia, in September. Photo: Simon Song
A man herds sheep in New Barag Left Banner, Inner Mongolia, in September. Photo: Simon Song

Why grass now costs more than sheep on China’s vast Inner Mongolian prairie

Devastating drought leaves herders struggling to find enough feed to keep livestock alive through winter

A man herds sheep in New Barag Left Banner, Inner Mongolia, in September. Photo: Simon Song
A man herds sheep in New Barag Left Banner, Inner Mongolia, in September. Photo: Simon Song
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