EDENBURG – Widespread rains have been falling across the country in recent weeks.
But there are still many areas battling the effects of a searing drought.
The emerging farming sector is particularly hard hit, with many farmers fearing that they will not survive the upcoming winter.
On Monday, emerging farmers around Edenburg in the Free State got a welcome reprieve when they received a little help from their neighbours.
* Watch the full report by Charlene Stanley in the gallery above.