Industry calls on government to "step up" and support oyster growers as deadly virus continues to kill production

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July 21 2023 - 10:00am
Wild variety Richmond River oysters appear to be the only type able to withstand QX disease but breeding work needs to step up.
Wild variety Richmond River oysters appear to be the only type able to withstand QX disease but breeding work needs to step up.

NSW Oyster farmers are calling on state agricultural minister Tara Moriarty to "step up" and hand industry a lifeline as decades-old QX Disease ramps up its ability to block any step forward.

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Jamie Brown

North Coast reporter

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