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Agriculture Crime South Armagh

South Armagh Farmer Sentenced Following Animal Welfare Investigation

Mr John Thomas (Sean T) Murphy (64), Carnally Road, Carnally, Newry was convicted at Newry Magistrates’ Court today on one charge of causing unnecessary suffering to animals, one charge of leaving animals unattended, one charge of failing to comply with a duty imposed under animal welfare regulations, one charge of failing to isolate an animal with […]

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Agriculture Politics

COMPLIANCE PROTOCOL AND GUIDANCE FOR AUTHORISED TRADERS PUBLISHED BY DAERA

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has published two guides to help people and businesses navigate the new procedures to follow when moving animals, plants, food and feed from Great Britain to Northern Ireland, after the UK leaves the EU on the 1 January 2021. The Guidance for Authorised Traders (during the three […]

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Agriculture

FINAL RESULTS OF THE JUNE AGRICULTURAL CENSUS 2020

The final results of the June 2020 Agricultural Census have been released today by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA). The statistics provide estimates of crop areas and numbers of livestock on active farm businesses on the survey date of 1 June 2020. The statistics are compiled from a survey of farm […]

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Agriculture Uncategorized

POOTS PUBLISHES 2019-2020 RURAL NEEDS ANNUAL MONITORING REPORT

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL AFFAIRS 15 December 2020 Poots publishes 2019-2020 Rural Needs Annual Monitoring Report Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Minister Edwin Poots MLA has published the 2019-2020 Rural Needs Annual Monitoring Report. The Rural Needs Annual Monitoring Report is an integral part of the rural needs monitoring process as it provides […]