Barramundi fishermen ‘going broke with freezers full of fish’ as industry nears collapse

Barramundi fishermen ‘going broke with freezers full of fish’ as industry nears collapse

Updated May 17, 2018 15:26:20 Photo: This week Craig Van Lawick had to lay off staff who had been with him 15 years. (ABC News: Kristy O’Brien) Commercial barramundi fishermen say their industry has all but collapsed in Australia, after the price for wild-caught fish plummeted this season. Key points: …

Barramundi farm first NT beneficiary of $5bn government incentive | Australia news

It has taken nearly two years but a barramundi farm near Darwin has become the first Northern Territory recipient to receive funds from the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility, with almost $30 million to expand its business. Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning The $5bn …

Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark as homeless wildlife seek shelter after flood

Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark as homeless wildlife seek shelter after flood

Updated March 28, 2018 18:24:36 Video: Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark after floods (ABC News) A barramundi farm in the Northern Territory is facing a unique problem with crocodiles, snakes, feral pigs, birds, bandicoots, and rats taking up residence following record-breaking flooding. The rainfall was 200 millimetres above …