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Farmer fined over £1,250 for failure to notify animal movements

Farmer fined over £1,250 for failure to notify animal movements

A Co. Down farmer was convicted recently at Newry Magistrates’ Court of one charge of failure to notify the births or movement...

February 7, 2017

Farmer and haulier convicted and fined on animal welfare charge

Farmer and haulier convicted and fined on animal welfare charge

A farmer and a haulier were recently convicted at Armagh Magistrates’ Court on a charge connected with the transportation of an...

January 25, 2017

10 last minute Christmas gift ideas for your farmer father

10 last minute Christmas gift ideas for your farmer father

With just one more shopping day left until Christmas Day, most of the presents should all be wrapped and placed...

December 23, 2016

Farmer who shot 3 deer out of season says he was preventing TB being spread

Farmer who shot 3 deer out of season says he was preventing TB being spread

A farmer, who previously pleaded guilty to two counts under the Wildlife Act, has claimed that he shot three deer...

November 18, 2016

Five cattle die and farmer lucky to be alive after slurry incident on farm

Five cattle die and farmer lucky to be alive after slurry incident on farm

Three cows and two calves have died on a farm in Northern Ireland and a farmer is lucky to be...

October 14, 2016

Farmer receives 3-month suspended sentence on animal welfare charges

Farmer receives 3-month suspended sentence on animal welfare charges

A farmer in Northern Ireland has been handed a three-month prison sentence, suspended for two years, on several animal welfare...

July 22, 2016

Woman receives 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork

Woman receives 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork

A woman in the US has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork...

June 28, 2016

Video: Croatian farmer blocks cars in field by ploughing

Video: Croatian farmer blocks cars in field by ploughing

An annoyed Croatian farmer has decided to block cars into his field by ploughing around them. The disgruntled farmer came...

November 20, 2015

Tyrone farmer fined for moving a sheep unfit for journey

Tyrone farmer fined for moving a sheep unfit for journey

A Northern Ireland farmer has been fined £500 by Craigavon Magistrates’ Court for transporting a sheep that was not fit for the...

May 6, 2015

Video: This Laois farmer hit the headlines over the weekend

Video: This Laois farmer hit the headlines over the weekend

A Laois farmer’s dance moves hit the headlines over the weekend after he was filmed by his cousin throwing shapes...

April 20, 2015

Leroy the calf saved by a dip in the hot tub

Leroy the calf saved by a dip in the hot tub

A US farmer has saved the life of one of his calves after he missed one of his cows give...

March 9, 2015

Farmer convicted for transporting injured animal to factory

Farmer convicted for transporting injured animal to factory

A Tyrone farmer was fined in recent weeks after he was convicted of transporting an animal with a broken leg....

January 9, 2015

UK farmer anger as co-op delays January milk cheques

UK farmer anger as co-op delays January milk cheques

Some UK dairy farmers will see their milk cheques delayed by two weeks this month amid cash flow concerns at...

January 8, 2015