Media playback is unsupported on your device

Carlingford Lough oyster farmers want virus compensation

25 July 2013 Last updated at 18:53 BST

Oyster farmers whose stock has been hit by a virus in Carlingford Lough have said they feel abandoned by the Department of Agriculture.

A virus which causes oysters to die when sea water temperatures rise above 16 degrees Celsius has been detected in the lough.

Chris Page reports.

Most watched

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.