Aquaculture farmers need new loans after DamreyLobster farmers in Phu Yen Province are in need of new loans to continue their business after most of their farms were damaged in Storm Damrey. Lobster cages are damaged by the Storm Damrey in Phu Yen ProvinceThe majority of households in Phu Yen live on aquaculture with Song Cau and Vung Ro communes the province's lobster hubs. Over 186 lobster cages in Vung Ro Commune, 50% of the total cages, have also been damaged. The delegation of the Directorate of Fisheries and other agencies in Phu Yen Province surveyed the damage and agreed that funding was a major problem. Nguyen Tri Phuong, deputy director of Phu Yen Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said they were surveying the damage to ask for support from the government.
Source: VietNamNet News November 14, 2017 04:18 UTC