Mouse plague progresses to health crisis in some areas

By By Stephanie Stanhope
April 2 2021 - 6:00pm
Country Women's Association of NSW president Stephanie Stanhope says it's time for urgent action from government to support country communities.

The vision of mice in plague proportions across regional NSW destroying crops in the paddock and eating their way through stored hay and grain is distressing enough, but reports now of people being bitten in their beds is the stuff of nightmares.