05-07-2012 10:09 AM | Vietnam

Mass oyster deaths leave farmers broke

Tens of millions of snout otter clams have died en mass just weeks before they are told harvested, leaving hundreds of households in northern Quang Ninh Province in financial difficulties.

According to Van Don District's Office of Agriculture and Rural Development, up to 60 million of snout otter clams worth VND200 billion (US$95,000) died after more than one month of rearing.
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