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Farmer Sentenced at Armagh Court

Mr Philip Thomas Gordon, (26), Clay Road, Keady, Armagh was sentenced at Armagh Magistrates’ Court today, 4 April 2022 of one charge of failure to comply with a notice to isolate tuberculosis reactors.

Mr Gordon was fined £500 plus £15 offender levy.

The case arose following a cattle identification inspection carried out by officers from DAERA Welfare and Enforcement Branch. A total of 91 animals that had previously tested positive for tuberculosis were not isolated to prevent further spread of the disease.

ENDS

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