Agri safety and rural crime news around the UK

22 June 2021

Farmers told to do all they can to prevent combine fires

22 June 2021

Fire risk this year could be increased, NFU Mutual warns

Dog attacks on livestock rise by 50%, new figures show

21 June 2021

Shocking figures come as rural visits surge

Farmers most affected by fly-tipping, Environment Agency says

18 June 2021

Calls are growing for tougher punishments

Farmer calls for 'Gladis Law' after dogs kill Highland cow

17 June 2021

Campaign for change in law following incident

Dog attack fines should increase, sheep farmers say

14 June 2021

'Major deterrent' needed to tackle growing crime

'Deliberate' dog attack kills 18 lambs in Nottinghamshire

14 June 2021

Farmer left 'distraught' after the incident

Lamb rescued from steep cliff after suspected dog chase

11 June 2021

Ewe lamb was being pecked by nearby birds

Waste crime's economic impact 'biggest issue' for farmers

10 June 2021

Many have to pay for clean up themselves

Harvest 2021: 'Look out for each other' to minimise accidents

10 June 2021

Farmers reminded prepare for a safe harvest

Troubling new insights show hare coursing's impact on farms

9 June 2021

Farmers 'face a barrage of abuse' from gangs

Disqualified farmer pleads guilty to animal welfare charges

9 June 2021

Gloucestershire farmer admits five charges

NFU calls for increased fines for sheep worrying crimes

9 June 2021

NFU says it can 'act as an appropriate deterrent'

Police to gain new powers to curb livestock worrying

8 June 2021

Crackdown on dog attacks in England & Wales

Elderly farmer dies after becoming trapped under tractor

7 June 2021

The 79-year-old NI farmer died in hospital

Child severely injured after tractor fall, police say

4 June 2021

11-year-old boy sustains 'severe leg injuries'

Man fined after dumping tonnes of poultry manure

3 June 2021

34-year-old found guilty for waste crimes

Farmer 'devastated' after dogs kill pregnant Highland cow

1 June 2021

The horrific incident happened in Dorset

Farm fined over £11,000 after worker crushes foot

28 May 2021

Farm firm fined after young worker injured

Official Veterinarian suspended for dishonesty over bTB testing

27 May 2021

He was found guilty of professional misconduct

Hare courser sentenced after committing crimes on farms

27 May 2021

Daniel Ratchford issued a Criminal Behaviour Order

Investigation after man killed on East Yorkshire farm

26 May 2021

Man was found dead on the Halsham farm

Wildcats and golden eagles may be released in England

20 May 2021

New 'special reintroduction taskforce' set up

Officers use night vision goggles to stop hare coursers

19 May 2021

Three men have subsequently been sentenced

'Think safety first' to avoid silage accidents this year

19 May 2021

Delayed silage first cut gets underway

Police under fire after using car to ram runaway cow

17 May 2021

The cow posed a 'significant danger' to public

Sheep farmers welcome new powers to tackle dog attacks

14 May 2021

Police will be able to respond more effectively

Huge public support for new action to fight rural crime

12 May 2021

70,000 people back call for tougher punishments

Two people arrested after fight at Carlisle livestock mart

11 May 2021

Man and woman arrested after the incident

Government taskforce to investigate rise in dog thefts

11 May 2021

Farmers told to remain vigilant for dog thieves

Norfolk farmers 'rightly worried' as eagles set to be released

11 May 2021

Area known for pig and poultry farming