The tears are Benny closer than laughter. Six tons, 6,000 kilograms of dead fish has been scooped out of the pond and still is not, at the end. “A catastrophe, in other words, I have not,” sighs Benny. “We have worked a whole week with might here. The fish are taken out of the pond and then stopped in special bags which they are discharged by a rendering plant. If you count that one kilogram of fish cost us an average of four euros, is the bill to over 24,000 euros. We have already rented for 1000 euros machines this week, and we pay 125 euros per ton of delivered fish. Count it. And then we have the help of the municipality and the fire of Hasselt, who have stepped in, fantastic not counted. But worst of all is that we have done to get over it. “Fish in our pond together at least 10 years.
“We need to look ahead, despite all the misery. It has now decided this calendar year to allow our pond. Fishermen no longer We have to restore the water in peace and recover from this blow. We do this through the installation of a fixed aeration system and by adding some sort of lime to the water. After that we will gradually assert fish in the water again, so that from next summer season can be fished. Fully again Here we go really work toward. And at the same time we want the link to the stream, which flows around here and there today is not real, trying to recover. That should improve the aeration of the pump Erik. However, a defect like this I really do not live to see. “