Agri safety and rural crime news around the UK

7 December 2021

Call for more police resources as survey shows rural crime rise

6 December 2021

New survey shows increase in rural crime

Farmers record 'extensive' damage following Storm Arwen

30 November 2021

One farm has seen damage totalling £70,000

Farm fined £60k after worker crushed in demolition project

26 November 2021

21-year-old employee was killed in 2019

Farmers told to prepare ahead of 'severe gales' this weekend

24 November 2021

Met office issues Yellow weather warning for wind

Thieves steal 220 solar panels from Lincs farm

23 November 2021

High-value theft took place in Stickney

Farmer impaled by tine thanks those who saved his life

19 November 2021

His family have raised £45k for charity

New campaign targets farmers in tackling work-related stress

16 November 2021

HSE's campaign focuses on poor mental health

Rural shock as clip shows mass illegal hare poaching event

16 November 2021

Rural campaigners call for tougher action

Electrical faults blamed for huge rise in farm fires

15 November 2021

Cost of farm fires shot up 40% in 2020

Birds culled as high-path bird flu confirmed in Yorkshire

14 November 2021

Avian influenza of H1N1 subtype recorded

Goldsmith's daughter died after ATV flipped over, inquest says

11 November 2021

Iris Annabel died on a farm in 2019

Farmer ordered to pay £11,000 for polluting watercourse

10 November 2021

The 33-year-old Somerset farmer pleaded guilty

Rural campaigners criticise delay to hare coursing crackdown

9 November 2021

Lords Bill amendment was not accepted

NFU highlights serious risks of letting off sky lanterns

5 November 2021

Union makes warning ahead of Bonfire Night

Police appeal after rustlers steal 26 ewes in Devon

4 November 2021

Farmers urged to keep livestock safe

Fly-tipping gang handed hefty fine and county ban

3 November 2021

They repeatedly ignored council demands

Farmers advised to review security as nights get darker

26 October 2021

Thieves are continuing to raid GPS kits

Farmers offered 10% discount off security products

25 October 2021

SafeSite Security Solutions teams up with CLA

Man jailed after 170 animals found in poor conditions on farm

19 October 2021

The Surrey man has been jailed for 19 weeks

Firefighters use farm machinery to rescue cows in slurry pit

19 October 2021

Dramatic rescue happened in Cumbria

Public urged to keep dogs on leads as sheep attacks rise

17 October 2021

NSA issues reminder to keep dogs on leads this autumn

Adam Henson fronts campaign to improve electricity safety

13 October 2021

Spotlight on electrical dangers and farm work

New rural crime survey seeks to gain insight from farmers

12 October 2021

It asks what farmers think of policing in their area

Pigs and chickens die in two separate farm fires

11 October 2021

Thousands of pigs and chickens have died

Co Armagh farmer dies after slurry incident

7 October 2021

Seamus Conroy died in hospital this week

Competition asks children to design sheep worrying signs

7 October 2021

The signs will raise awareness to dog walkers

Winning children's posters highlight dangers on farms

6 October 2021

Two children named winners of poster competition

Farmer to roll out UK-wide text service for livestock issues

3 October 2021

'Livestock Lookout' privately alerts farmers

Fuel crisis: Farmers urged to be vigilant for diesel thieves

30 September 2021

Farmers have been urged to be vigilant for thieves seeking to steal diesel as the current fuel crisis continues to impact the country. Th...

21-year-old farm worker dies after quad bike accident

24 September 2021

Another workplace tragedy hits UK farms