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Tennessee Farm Under 12 Feet of Floodwater

Flooding left Joe Higdon's farm near Memphis submerged beneath nearly 12 feet of water. Upper right, Higdon scans his property in search of a cattle fence. Lower left, one of Higdon's ranch hens sits atop 12 eggs while taking shelter from the floods in the loft of his barn.
 

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Inundated barn. USDA ImageLooking for cattle fence. USDA Image

 

 

 

 

 

Looking for cattle fence. USDA Image

Chicken finds sanctuary. USDA Image

 

 

 

 

 

 

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