All posts tagged "farming"
Northern Ireland/ 5 years ago
Watch: Farmer’s slurry mixing advice as gas almost costs him his life
With the closed period for slurry spreading due to commence at midnight on October 15, 2018, the Health and Safety Executive...
Armagh/ 5 years ago
Co Armagh farm land most expensive in Ireland, figures reveal
Co Armagh has the most expensive farmland in across the whole of Ireland, according to latest research figures. According to the...
Armagh/ 5 years ago
Co Armagh farmers advised to prepare for ‘Beast from the East’
The weather forecast for the week ahead is predicting extremely cold temperatures with frost and potential risk of disruptive snow from...
Farmers urged to be vigilant following detection of bluetongue virus in cattle
County Armagh farmers are being advised to remain watchful for signs of bluetongue following the detection of the virus in post...
Cattle stolen from stricken farmer ALL recovered thanks to YOU
The 20 cattle stolen from a county Armagh farmer who lay ill in hospital have ALL been recovered — more than...
Farmers worst hit in Armagh as criminals seek ‘soft targets’
Farmers in county Armagh are being hit hardest by criminals, according to figures released by the biggest farm insurer in the...
Owners distraught after personalised vintage tractor stolen from Armagh farm
A personalised tractor passed down through several generations of one county Armagh family was stolen last night (Saturday). The vintage Massey...
News/ 7 years ago
Six cattle stolen from south Armagh farm
Police in Newtownhamilton are investigating the report of the theft of six cattle from a farm at Carrickgallogly Road, Whitecross in...
Thirteen cattle stolen in latest county Armagh farm theft incident
Thirteen cattle were stolen from a county Armagh field in the latest such incident in the area. Police in Newtownhamilton are appealing...
County Armagh supermarket showing their support for dairy farmers
With the dairy sector in crisis, one county Armagh supermarket has stepped up to the plate in assisting farmers by donating 10p to...
County Armagh farmer dealt ‘devastating blow to his livelihood’
The theft of silage from a property in south Armagh has been described as “a new low for criminals”. The incident...
Are we about to see faster tractors on our roads?
The question being posed: Should tractors have their speed limit increased to 40kph? Well today, Environment Minister Mark H Durkan announced a...